Wichita State advances past Gonzaga 76-70

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah —

The No. 1 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs fell to the No. 9 seed Wichita State Shockers in a third-round game of the NCAA tournament in Salt Lake City. 

The Shockers had a 36-31 lead over the Bulldogs at halftime.

The Shockers pulled off a 76-70 win to advance and make an appearance in the Sweet 16.

Wichita State will play the winner of Sunday’s La Salle vs. Ole Miss.