# Wichita state shockers
Wichita State Basketball Upsets SMU, 72-57
Thanks to Wichita State, the AAC is open for the taking for the Houston Cougars. Coming into Saturday’s contest, SMU sat just a game out of first, at 7-1. The reigning regular season champion Wichita State Shockers were looking to make a statement that they still hold staying power. The Shockers seem to have got their signature win this season by dismantling the Mustangs at home.
Wichita State and Tulsa Get First AAC Wins | AAC Basketball News
With another week in the books for AAC basketball, the race is slowly slimming down. While plenty of teams still have a chance this early in the conference schedule, it’s clear that Houston and SMU are starting to pull away. Outside of those two teams who have a combined 14-1 conference record, every other team in the conference has at least three losses.
Memphis Tigers Steamroll Wichita State, 82-64
Coming into Saturday’s game, the Wichita State and Memphis basketball teams couldn’t have been more different. While both still have the upside to win the AAC, they both took different routes to get to their matchup. Memphis had been struggling with consistency seemingly all season. Wichita State, on the other hand, outside of a bad loss to North Texas, has been one of the most consistent teams in the conference.