WEATHER UPDATE – Due to the continued unfavorable weather conditions in the Wichita area this afternoon, the MVC Baseball Championship title game has been postponed until tomorrow – Sunday, May 24 – with a 9:04 AM (CT) start time at Eck Stadium – Tyler Field.
Wichita State's top doubles team of Tomislav Gregurovic and Tin Ostojic ended their season Friday with a second round loss to Georgia top-ranked duo of Austin Smith and Ben Wagland, 6-2, 6-3, Friday afternoon at the NCAA Men's Tennis Championships.
Top-seeded Missouri State won its 15th consecutive game and punched its ticket to the MVC Tournament championship game on Saturday after taking out host and No. 4 Wichita State, 6-4. The Bears will face No. 3 Bradley for the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament, while the Shockers have been eliminated from the tournament.
No. 3 Bradley advanced to its first MVC Tournament title game since 1996 after tallying a 3-1 victory over No. 2 Dallas Baptist, sending the Braves to Saturday's championship and eliminating the Patriots from tournament contention.