Will Baker lead Wichita State?
CLEVELAND, OH (TheSpread) – Ron Baker has been leading Wichita State all season long. Will he lead the Shockers to a win over Notre Dame in the NCAA Tournament tonight?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Wichita State is a slim favorite in this game, as the Shockers are getting odds of -2 points against the Irish. The over/under total for the game has been set at 137 points. When it comes to Baker’s production for this game, he has been given an over/under of 14.5 points and 2 3-point field goals made.
Baker is leading Wichita State in scoring this season, as he is averaging 14.9 points per game while shooting 43.9 percent from the field and 38.4 percent from 3-point land. The 6-3 junior guard has been pretty consistent all season, scoring in double figures in all but three games for the Shockers.
In the NCAA Tournament, Baker has scored a total of 27 points over the two games, posting 15 against Indiana and 12 against Kansas. He is just 8 of 23 shooting from the floor in the two games and 2 of 10 from 3-point land. He hit a pair of 3-pointers against Kansas, but didn’t have any against the Hoosiers.