When Nino Williams came to Kansas State, it was often difficult to imagine just what his role would be with the Wildcats. He was an undersized forward at 6-foot-5, and an early experiment as a guard didn’t go all that well. But fast-forward to
When Kansas State allowed Savannah State to climb right back into the game on Sunday, it looked like the Wildcats were in for more of the same struggles that have affected them this season. But instead of wilting after the Tigers cut the lead to
Kansas State coach Bruce Weber put it simply. If you want to get on a win streak, you’ve got to start with getting the first two wins. Simple is where the Wildcats are at right now, looking to improve from a 5-4 start that’
There are some records you never want to break. On Tuesday night, the Kansas State men’s basketball team set some forgettable records. The Wildcats made just three field goals in a first half that saw them combine for 37 points with Bradley to set a
Kansas State followed up its loss at Tennessee with the worst half of basketball in Bramlage Coliseum history. Still, the Wildcats managed to win on Tuesday against Bradley, using a better second half effort to beat the Braves, 50-47. The Wildcats opened the game with
After a 3-3 start to the season, the Kansas State men’s basketball team talked about replicating what they did a year ago, running the table in December and sustaining some of that success entering into the Big 12 schedule. But now two games into the
Marcus Foster made four 3-pointers in the final minute of Saturday’s game at Tennessee. But it wasn’t enough. The Volunteers held off the late rally from Kansas State, dealing the Wildcats a 65-64 loss. The game was never really that close, though, at
With all the high expectations he carried into this season, Justin Edwards seems happy to see November come to a close. After scoring 11 and 15 in the first two games of the season, Edwards scored nine points in the final four games of the first month
Sophomore guard Marcus Foster has been named to the 50-player Watch List for the Naismith Trophy presented by AT&T, which annually recognizes the top men’s Player of the Year. The award has been given out annually since 1969 by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.
Sometimes the biggest contributions come from the unusual suspects. Nino Williams scored 19 points and Jevon Thomas added 12 points and seven assists, as Kansas State used a big second-half run to beat Nebraska-Omaha, 84-66, on Tuesday in Bramlage Coliseum. Williams first came up big for the
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