Wichita State Wins Battle Against the Birds

Wichita State wins battle against the birds, 70-67. The 11-4 Wichita State Shockers held on to get the best of the 4-7 Temple Owls in Sunday action. The teams squared at the Charles Koch Arena and battled to the end.

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Four Shockers went into double digits to balance their scoring. Tyson Etienne led their parade with a 20 point outburst. Trey Wade added 12 with Morris Udeze chipping in 11 and Dexter Dennis added another 10 to aid in the Shocker’s 11th victory.

Temple was not as fortunate but were paced by Damian Dunn with a game high 22 and Jake Forrester throwing down 11.

Temple plays host to East Carolina on Tuesday. Wichita State wins battle against the birds. For more coverage click here.

Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.