Back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2008, Drake basketball clashes with Wichita State in the “First Four” games on Thursday.
How to watch, stream Drake vs. Wichita State in the NCAA Tournament
When: 5:27 p.m. CT Thursday
The Bulldogs (25-4, 15-3 in Missouri Valley) and Shockers (16-5, 11-2 in the American) tip-off at 5:27 pm CT.
Drake enters the tournament having won six of its last eight games, most recently losing to Loyola-Chicago in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament title game. The Bulldogs return leading scorer ShanQuan Hemphill, who’s missed nine games after breaking his foot.
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Meanwhile, Wichita State has won eight of its last nine games dating back to January. Tyson Etienne has been the Shockers’ offensive rock, averaging 17 points per game on 37.9% shooting.
Here’s how you can watch Drake and Wichita State play in the NCAA Tournament Thursday.
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