To say the Kansas State women have struggled at the free-throw line this season would be an understatement. Only one team in the all of Division-I basketball has been worse at the stripe than the Wildcats. But not Sunday. Not when it counted the most.
After a topsy-turvy experience in the non-conference schedule, suddenly everything seems to be taking shape for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. The Wildcats have gone from starting 7-6 in the first two months, to winning two of their first three Big 12 games, including
Kansas State had a rough go of it Sunday for much of the Wildcats’ come-from-behind 58-52 victory over the rival Jayhawks at Bramlage Coliseum. But Shaelyn Martin found a way to do all the little things to keep the Wildcats in the game — finishing with
NORMAN, Okla. — When Kansas State needed a basket the most, Marcus Foster was there. With the game tied in overtime against No. 16 Oklahoma, Foster pulled up for a 3-pointer off the dribble and dropped it through for a 66-63 win on the road on Saturday.
Bill Snyder might as well go for 200 career victories. The Hall of Famer said Friday morning that he intends to coach in 2015, perhaps putting an end to rumors of his imminent retirement. “When you’re 100 years old, things change rapidly, but I have no reason
NORMAN, Okla. — Last week, Kansas State coach Bruce Weber said Stephen Hurt asked for a meeting with him. The 6-foot-11 junior-college transfer wanted to know what it would take to get more minutes on the floor. Weber told him they probably weren’t giving him
It may be a game Bre Lewis never forgets. The final game last season — in the Big 12 tournament — Kansas State’s freshman center had career highs with 20 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks in a loss to the rival Kansas Jayhawks. Though it was the start
To equal what Bill Snyder has done at Kansas State — 187 career victories in 23 seasons — one would have to add up every Wildcat victory from the mid-1920s to 1989. Widely considered the architect of the “Greatest Turnaround in College Football History,” Snyder can now officially add
Breaking a three-game losing streak was challenge enough for this Kansas State team, now it has to face one of the top teams in the Big 12. Just three days after beating TCU, the Wildcats (8-7, 1-1 Big 12) will go on the road for the second
Unofficially, Kansas State’s Bill Snyder has long been considered a Hall of Fame football coach. On Friday, it will become official when the National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame announces the 2015 class of inductees during a ceremony in Arlington, Texas. Snyder
Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.