Top-seeded Missouri State registered a seven-run sixth inning to take down host and No. 4 Wichita State, 8-1. The Bears will await the winner of Friday's elimination game between Wichita State and Southern Illinois.
No. 3 Bradley belted a three-run home run off the bat of Evan Gruener in the top of the ninth inning, topping No. 7 Indiana State, 5-4. The Braves will await the winner of Friday's elimination game between Dallas Baptist and Indiana State.
No. 8 Southern Illinois took down No. 5 Illinois State, 7-1. The Salukis remain alive and await the loser of the Missouri State/Wichita State game, while Illinois State has been eliminated from the tournament.