Wichita State Shockers

Women’s roundup: Wichita State throttled by Eastern Washington; KU, K-State win

Wichita State’s women’s basketball team was outscored 59-58 on Tuesday night by Eastern Washington’s Hayley Hodgins and Lexie Nelson. Add in four other Eagles players and the Shockers had their worst loss since January 2011.

The Shockers’ 86-58 defeat including 33.3-percent shooting on the offensive end and 48.4-percent shooting by Eastern Washington – plus 20-of-21 free-throw shooting.

“The (WSU) team that showed up the other day against Creighton wasn’t the team that we saw today,” WSU coach Jody Adams said in a postgame interview on the school’s Internet broadcast.

Wichita State (1-1) never led. The Shockers needed 2 minutes, 55 seconds to score their first points and trailed 12-2 with 16:17 to play in the first half. EWU led 43-18 at halftime.

Eastern Washington’s Hodgins and Nelson had a lot to do with the damage. Hodgins made 12 of 16 shots, including 3 of 4 threes, for 30 points. Nelson was 10 of 17 for 29 points.

Michaela Dapprich led WSU with 21 points and 10 rebounds, while senior Alex Harden had 14 points and six assists.

WSU senior point guard Jamillah Bonner, who missed Saturday’s game with an undisclosed injury, scored seven points with six rebounds but fouled out with 8:13 to play.

WICHITA ST. (1-1): Bonner 3-10 0-2 7, Jacobs 1-5 0-0 2, Decker 1-4 0-0 2, Harden 5-13 3-3 14, Mi. Dapprich 8-16 2-3 21, Stovall 0-5 0-0 0, White 1-4 0-0 2, Martin 0-3 0-0 0, Chapel 1-2 1-1 3, Mo. Dapprich 3-7 0-2 7. Totals 23-69 6-11 58.

EASTERN WASHINGTON (2-0): Williams2-11 3-3 7, D. Hodgins 3-8 2-2 8, Nelson 10-17 6-6 29, H. Hodgins 12-16 3-4 30, Redmon 2-6 6-6 10, Brown 0-0 0-0 0, Pearl 0-0 0-0 0, Phillips 0-1 0-0 0, Cunningham 0-1 0-0 0, Anderson 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 30-62 20-21 86.

Halftime – E. Washington 43-18. Three-point shooting – WSU 6-20 (Dapprich 3-6, Harden 1-1, Bonner 1-3, Mo. Dapprich 1-4, Martin 0-1, Decker 0-2, Stovall 0-3), E. Washington 6-14 (H. Hodgins 3-4, Nelson 3-8, Redmon 0-1). Rebounds – WSU 35 (Mi. Dapprich 10), E. Washington 47 (Williams 16). Assists – WSU 14 (Harden 6), E. Washington 22 (Redmon 11). Turnovers – WSU 11 (Martin 3), E. Washington 10 (Williams 3). Fouls – WSU 21, E. Washington 10. Fouled out – Bonner. A – 653.

Kansas 69, Texas Southern 44 – Chayla Cheadle scored 15 points and led three Jayhawks in double figures as host Kansas improved to 2-0.

Chelsea Gardner had 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting and Terriell Bradley had 11 points for KU, which pulled away early and led by 17 points at halftime.

KU out-rebounded Texas Southern 47-33 and shot 48.1 percent from the field.

TEXAS SOUTHERN (0-2): Simmons 4-7 3-7 11, Cheadle 2-15 0-0 5, Johnson 1-6 2-2 4, Davis 1-3 0-0 2, Williams 1-3 0-0 2, Sidney 2-7 4-4 10, Jones 2-10 0-0 4, Sophus 1-8 2-2 4, Ferguson 1-2 0-0 2, Vines 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 15-62 11-15 44.

KANSAS (2-0): Gardner 6-8 2-2 14, Boyd 3-7 1-2 8, Aldridge 2-4 2-2 7, Knight 2-4 0-0 6, Brown 2-5 0-0 4, Cheadle 5-8 1-4 15, Bradley 4-7 2-3 11, Morgan 1-8 2-3 4, Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Enabulele 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 25-52 10-16 69.

Halftime – Kansas 41-24. Three-point shooting – Texas Southern 3-18 (Sidney 2-4, Cheadle 1-9, Davis 0-1, Jones 0-1, Sophus 0-1, Johnson 0-2), KU 9-22 (Cheadle 4-5, Knight 2-3, Bradley 1-3, Aldridge 1-3, Boyd 1-4, Morgan 0-4). Rebounds – Texas Southern 23 (Simmons 6), KU 47 (Brown 9). Assists – Texas Southern 5 (Sophus 3), KU 15 (Morgan, Boyd, Knight 3). Turnovers – Texas Southern 17 (Cheadle 5), KU 22 (Cheadle 5). Fouls – Texas Southern 18, KU 12. Fouled out – None. A – 1,723.

Kansas St. 65, UMKC 36 – The visiting Kangaroos were held to 13 first-half points and 31.9-percent shooting for the game in a 29-point K-State victory.

K-State’s Erica Young came off the bench to score 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting in 15 minutes. Starters Ashia Woods and Haley Texada had 11 points each. The Wildcats led 29-13 at halftime and shot 60 percent in the second half.

UMKC committed 25 turnovers and succumbed to 16 K-State steals.

UMKC (1-1): Leathers 1-3 0-0 3, Roof 2-2 0-0 4, Law 3-7 0-0 6, White 1-8 2-2 4, Waldron 3-6 0-0 8, Washington 0-2 0-0 0, Collins 0-0 0-0 0, Hardiek 0-2 0-0 0, Mitchell 0-5 0-0 0, Dudding 0-0 0-0 0, Strickland 3-4 0-0 6, Husa 2-8 1-2 5. Totals 15-47 3-4 36.

KANSAS ST. (2-0): Lewis 4-8 1-2 9, Woods 5-7 1-3 11, Texada 4-9 0-0 11, Wesemann 1-3 1-2 4, Martin 1-6 0-0 2, Sheble 1-2 0-0 2, Yount 6-8 1-1 13, Meeks 1-4 0-0 2, Taylor 0-2 2-3 2, Mertz 0-0 0-0 0, Brown 0-1 0-0 0, Craig 1-4 0-0 3, Jones 3-4 0-0 6. Totals 27-58 6-11 65.

Halftime – K-State 29-13. Three-point shooting – UMKC 3-13 (Waldron 2-5, Leather s1-2, Hardiek 0-2, White 0-4), KSU 5-14 (Texada 3-5, Wesemann 1-3, Craig 1-4, Martin 0-1, Brown 0-1). Rebounds – UMKC 27 (Washington 5), KSU 37 (Lewis, Martin 7). Assists – UMKC 11 (White 3), KSU 20 (Wesemann 6). Turnovers – UMKC 25 (Husa, White, Leathers 5), KSU 17 (Lewis 5). Fouls – UMKC 13, KSU 12. Fouled out – None. A – 3,757.

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