Wichita State opens up the season with a win over Omaha

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Wichita State beat Omaha 68-54 in the Shockers' season opener on Tuesday. 

WSU was led by Trey Wade who had a game-high 19 points and he also had 11 rebounds. According to WSU, Wade is the first Shocker newcomer in 20 years to post a double-double in his debut .

Dexter Dennis also poured in 17 points in the win. 

On the other side, Eisenhower grad Matt Pile scored 6 points and hauled in 13 rebounds for the Mavericks. 

WSU hosts Texas Southern at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. 

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