For the second time in three seasons, the Kansas State men’s basketball team will host Ole Miss as part of the third annual Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Wildcats will host the Rebels on Jan. 30, as the games move into the first half of the
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Bill Guthridge, the longtime assistant to Dean Smith who succeeded him as North Carolina’s head coach, has died. He was 77. The school announced Wednesday that Guthridge — who played basketball at Kansas State from 1957-60 under Texas Winter — died Tuesday night.
Jevon Thomas is returning closer to home. The former Kansas State guard, who announced his intention to transfer in March, committed to Seton Hall on Monday. The Queens, N.Y., native averaged 4.5 points and 3.3 assists this season, while starting in 25 games at point guard for
It’s not often Flint Hills-area high school athletes get the chance to play pick-up basketball with professional and Division-I college basketball players. The KSU Barnstorming Tour’s stop in Manhattan Saturday evening made that possible. Manhattan High senior Pierson McAtee (right) dunks in front
Residents of St. John will have even more reason to follow Kansas State men’s basketball now. Former St. John guard Kade Kinnamon announced his intention to walk-on to the men’s basketball program on Monday, joining former teammate Dean Wade as the second former
An already-large group of newcomers to the Kansas State men’s basketball team got bigger Friday morning as Manhattan High senior Pierson McAtee accepted head coach Bruce Weber’s invitation to join the program as a walk-on. McAtee, who averaged 14.3 points and seven rebounds a
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
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