Jane Asinde goes for a lay up | Credit: Shockers Media

Jane Asinde tallied a new career-high to lead Wichita State to a 70-55 win over East Carolina Tuesday night in Charles Koch Arena.

Shockers snapped a two-game skid with the victory and a three-game losing streak at home. After trailing by a point at the half, Wichita State outscored ECU 42-26 in the second half to record its first win of the season after facing a halftime deficit. 

Jane Asinde | Credit: Shockers Media

Asinde poured in a new career-high 21 points on 9-of-14 shooting from the field. The power forward pulled down five rebounds, blocked two shots, and swiped two steals. It was the second 20-point game of the season and ninth game in double-figure scoring.

Next Game

Wichita State returns to action on Saturday as they welcome the University of Central Florida Knights to Charles Koch Arena.

Franklin Kaweru is the Editor in Chief of Kawowo Sports. He is an ardent basketball enthusiast.

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