The Baker report

Ron Baker, the Scott City red-shirt freshman for the Wichita State University Shockers, played 29 minutes in Thursday's 73-55 second-round victory over Pittsburgh in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Baker, The Telegram's 2011 Area Basketball Player of the Year, finished with 6 points, all on free throws (6-of-8) while he was 0-of-5 from 3-point shooting range. He had two rebounds, three assists, one steal and committed four fouls.