It won’t include the bright lights of Bramlage Coliseum, but five former Kansas State men’s basketball players will return to the Little Apple for a game as part of the 2015 Collegiate Barnstorming Tour. The tour comes to Manhattan on Saturday, with the game
From an outside perspective, the situation within the Kansas State men’s basketball might appear beyond grim. But K-State coach Bruce Weber remains optimistic about his program after making changes he said had to be made. Since the conclusion of the Wildcats’ 15-17 season, Weber
Nigel Johnson played at his best for two of Kansas State’s biggest games this season. On Tuesday, he became the second former Wildcat to transfer to Rutgers in the last four years. Johnson, who averaged 5.2 points per game this season for K-State, visited Rutgers
When Marcus Foster chose to come to Kansas State out of Wichita Falls, Texas, he chose the Wildcats over a close second place in Creighton. Now, Foster will continue his career with the Bluejays. Foster told ESPN’s Jeff Goodman on Sunday that he’d
A key part of Kansas State’s fourth-place finish in the 1958 NCAA tournament, former Wildcat forward Wally Frank, died on Saturday. Frank played three years for the Tex Winter-coached Wildcats from 1957-60 and averaged 12 points and 6.7 rebounds in his career. Frank, who came to K-State
Despite losing five players this offseason, Kansas State athletic director John Currie downplayed the situation with the men’s basketball team in a letter to fans on Friday evening. Currie used transfer statistics from ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, who keeps a running tab of the
Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber announced Friday that freshman forward Malek Harris has been dismissed from the men’s basketball program. “We have high standards for the players in our program,” Weber said in the release. “Unfortunately, Malek could not live up to those
Seniors Thomas Gipson and Nino Williams were named co-winners of the Rolando Blackman Team Most Valuable Player award to highlight festivities at the annual Kansas State men’s basketball banquet held Wednesday night at the Colbert Hills Clubhouse. It marked the third time in the
As of last week, the Kansas State men’s basketball team had no point guards left on its roster. That’s all set to change when Kamau Stokes signs his letter of intent to join the Wildcats this Friday. Stokes is the first of two
Anyone who’s seen Thomas Gipson on a basketball court the last four years might have thought he’d fit well on the gridiron, too. That’s because at 6-foot-7 and 265 pounds, Gipson looked like he was built to rush the quarterback off the end.
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