Tuesday, May 31, 2016

K-State Sports - Men's Basketball

  • Men's Basketball | May 19, 2016

    Bruce Weber hires Korn as assistant

    The Kansas State men’s basketball staff has finally filled its opening, and with a familiar face, too. CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reports K-State coach Bruce Weber tabbed Missouri State’s Brad Korn as his new assistant. K-State would not confirm the hire on Thursday

  • Men's Basketball | May 03, 2016

    Weber invests in Illinois custard shop

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Four years after he was fired by the University of Illinois, basketball coach Bruce Weber is making a comeback in Champaign. He’s bringing former Illini football coach Ron Turner with him, too. According to The News-Gazette in Champaign, Weber and Turner are

  • Men's Basketball | April 25, 2016

    McSwain picks Indiana over Wildcats

    For just a moment, it seemed Neosho County forward Freddie McSwain Jr. was coming to Kansas State. McSwain briefly picked up a K-State hat and held it in his hands before announcing his decision on Sunday at a ceremony in Chanute. “I want to thank

  • Men's Basketball | April 19, 2016

    K-State recruit to decide Saturday

    Staff reports Kansas State is playing the waiting game. With one more scholarship to give, the Wildcats are waiting on a decision from Neosho County forward Freddie McSwain, who will make his decision this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. McSwain, who will pick between K-State and

  • Men's Basketball | April 14, 2016

    Weber adds pair of signees to 2016 class

    Kansas State raised its 2016 recruiting class to four players on Wednesday with the signings of Cartier Diarra and Brian Patrick. The pair will join previously-signed players Xavier Sneed and James Love, while the Wildcats wait to see if their final scholarship will be filled by

  • Men's Basketball | April 12, 2016

    Iwundu named K-State MVP at team banquet

    Kansas State’s Wesley Iwundu was among four players to earn two team awards, including the Rolando Blackman Most Valuable Player trophy, as the Wildcats held their annual men’s basketball banquet on Monday night at the Hilton Garden Inn. In addition to his MVP

  • Men's Basketball | April 07, 2016

    MBB assistant Brooks heading to Baylor

    Kansas State basketball is losing an assistant to a fellow Big 12 Conference team. K-State assistant coach Alvin Brooks announced his resignation on Wednesday evening to take the same job at Baylor next season. Brooks is the first assistant to leave K-State since head coach Bruce

  • Men's Basketball | April 01, 2016

    Ex-Wildcats reunite for tournament


    Fans often have discussions about their perfect Kansas State basketball dream team.  And what if it actually happened? What if those days of Jacob Pullen and Denis Clemente raining 3-pointers weren’t finished? A handful of former K-State basketball players are set to make

  • Men's Basketball | March 31, 2016

    Student managers staging their own version of Final Four

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Kansas and Michigan State are participating in the Final Four after all, albeit on a much smaller scale than expected. While the Jayhawks and Spartans didn’t make it to Houston after getting eliminated from the NCAA tournament, student managers of those programs

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | March 23, 2016

    Weber stays put, but for how long?

    Josh mug color

    Monday night’s news that Brad Underwood was hired as Oklahoma State’s new coach sent Kansas State fans into a frenzy on social media. The idea that K-State athletic director John Currie would have a sudden change of heart and axe men’s basketball

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