WICHITA, Kan. (AP) Gus Okafor's 27 points off of the bench sparked Wichita State to an 83-71 victory over Tarleton on Saturday night.
Okafor added eight rebounds for the Shockers (4-2). Kenny Pohto finished with 13 points and nine rebounds. Craig Porter Jr. finished 5 of 7 from the field, scoring 11 and blocking five shots.
The Texans (3-3) were led by Jakorie Smith with 19 points and three steals. Freddy Hicks and Lue Williams both scored 14. Hicks added eight rebounds and five assists.