All six of Wichita State’s seniors from 2018 have signed professional contracts to continue their basketball careers. Find out where Conner Frankamp, Shaq Morris, Zach Brown, Rashard Kelly, Darral Willis, and Rauno Nurger are going.
The Wichita State ticket office expects to have a few hundred season tickets available for the men’s basketball schedule for the 2018-19 season. How Wichita State Shocker fans can purchase season tickets.
The Wichita State men’s basketball team released its non-conference schedule for the 2018-19 season. Highlights include Baylor coming to Koch Arena, a neutral-site game against Providence, and a road trip in December to VCU.
The rivalry between Wichita State and VCU will be renewed beginning this season, as the two teams will play a home-and-home series. WSU will play at VCU in 2018, while VCU will make the return trip to Koch Arena in 2019.
Wichita State completed its coaching staff this summer with the hiring of Lou Gudino, who spent last season as the associate head coach under Chris Jans at New Mexico State. Jans, a former WSU assistant, gave his blessing to Gregg Marshall and the Shockers.
Former Wichita State players are considering the possibility of forming a team exclusively of former Shockers to compete in The Basketball Tournament next summer. Karon Bradley and PJ Couisnard will coach the Aftershox.
Fresh off a win at the 2018 Wimbledon tournament, Katie Swan, who lives in Wichita and attends Wichita State basketball games, took to the tennis court to play some friendly games with the 2018-19 Wichita State men’s basketball team.
Former Wichita State basketball star Fred VanVleet of the Toronto Raptors will host a basketball camp in Wichita on July 21-22, 2018, and then host a pop-up shop of his Bet on Yourself clothing line at the Waterfront.
Wichita State and Kansas City native Landry Shamet compares being drafted in the first round of 2018 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers to choosing to go to Wichita State out of Park High Hill School.
Rashard Kelly has bigger plans than just being a professional basketball player since graduating from Wichita State. Catching up with the Fredericksburg, Virginia native as he pursues his next step in life.
Wichita State has produced three NBA guards in the last three seasons. Gregg Marshall has turned Fred VanVleet, Ron Baker, and Landry Shamet into multimillion-dollar players in the NBA after their career as Shockers.