Kansas State will celebrate the accomplishments of legendary coach Fred “Tex” Winter on Saturday with the dedication of the drive leading to the Wildcats’ Basketball Training Facility in his name. Winter will join another K-State coaching legend, Jack Hartman, with having a drive at the
AMES, Iowa — With less than four minutes to play and the game tied at 69, Kansas State’s Marcus Foster got a long rebound and ran up the court, dishing it to Jevon Thomas for what looked like an easy layup. But Iowa State’s Abdel
AMES, Iowa — For just the fourth time this season, Kansas State seniors Thomas Gipson and Nino Williams scored in double figures on the same night. Gipson and Williams combined for their highest total on Tuesday, adding 37 points in the Wildcats’77-71 loss at Iowa State.
Kansas State freshman Malek Harris showed signs that he’s getting his feet under him at the Big 12 level Saturday for the Wildcats. Harris — a Rivals.com 4-star recruit — had four points, two rebounds and an assist in just nine minutes of play during K-State’
In the past three weeks, things have changed like the wind for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. First, there was the three-game losing streak after Christmas that dropped the Wildcats to 7-7. But since then, K-State has won four straight games, including wins
At halftime, the game felt over. No matter what Kansas State did in the first half against No. 22 Baylor, the Bears had an answer. After a huge run to come back in the second half, the Wildcats hung on to win 63-61 on Saturday at
With 11:27 to go in the second half of K-State’s game against No. 22 Baylor inside Bramlage Coliseum Saturday afternoon, sophomore Marcus Foster — the Wildcats’ go-to scoring threat — picked up his fourth foul and went to the bench with his team down 49-37. For the fans
Last summer, Wesley Iwundu knew it would be hard to crack the Wildcats’ starting lineup. Even though he started 32 of the Wildcats’ 33 games last season, the sophomore was essentially in the same position on the floor as transfer Justin Edwards. The K-State coaching staff believed
Some teams live and die by the 4-pointer (not really) and the Harlem Globetrotters certainly lived by it Thursday night — making one at the buzzer to erase the Washington Generals’ hopes of replicating its famed 1971 victory in the long rivalry — the last time they defeated
When you know an opponent isn’t shooting free throws well, it’s not all that bad to send it to the line a few times. But when that team starts the game 16 of 17 and finishes the night 21 of 26 — then you’ve got a problem.
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