Preview: Wichita State Shockers

Shockers have the talent to finish No. 1 in the MVC again this season

Updated: October 7, 2013, 8:34 AM ET
By Greg Rosenstein | ESPN Insider

Wichita St LouisvilleKevin C. Cox/Getty ImagesCleanthony Early averaged 13.9 points and 5.4 rebounds a game last season.

Wichita State Shockers

2012-13: 30-9 (12-6 in Missouri Valley)
In-conference offense: 1.07 points per possession (2nd)
In-conference defense: .97 points per possession (2nd)

Who will be this season's Wichita State? Look no further than ... the Shockers. Despite losing three top players from a squad that reached the Final Four, Gregg Marshall once again boasts an experienced and talented roster that has the capability to advance far in the NCAA tournament.