Wichita State rang in the new year with their first conference opponent of the season. They welcomed the 6-7 East Carolina Pirates to the Roundhouse.
The Shockers came out locked and loaded as they were going for their 12th win of the year. Shocker fans also noticed that Dexter Dennis made a surprise return to join the team on the bench after taking a leave of absence.
Wichita State won the game 75-69 moving their record to 12-1.
FOX Kansas News at 9 sports reporter Scott Braswell has game highlights and comments from Coach Gregg Marshall on Dexter Dennis in the video posted above.