Baker named player of the week

Published On: Dec 02 2013 03:29:38 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 02 2013 03:38:53 PM CST

Wichita State's Ron Baker has been named the Missouri Valley Conference's player of the week.  Baker scored 23 points in the CBE classic championship game against BYU on Tuesday then scored 22 in a road win at St. Louis on Saturday.

Baker is a redshirt sophomore guard hailing from Scott City, Kansas.  

Wichita State is now the 11th-ranked team in the nation according to the Associated Press polls and the number 10 team in the coach's poll.

The Shockers will host Oral Roberts on Saturday night.