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
After a slow start, the Kansas State men’s basketball team used a late run in the first half and a big run in the second to beat Nebraska-Omaha, 84-66, on Tuesday in Bramlage Coliseum. The Wildcats got off to a slow start, allowing the
A year ago, the Kansas State men’s basketball team was in a similar place. The Wildcats went into December with a 3-3 record and didn’t lose a game until mid-January as part of a 10-game winning streak. But even though there are similarities,
When the Kansas State men’s basketball team left for its first road game of the season, the Wildcats knew the challenge in front of them. K-State played four games in six days — three at the Maui Invitational — and went 1-3, playing well in two
Kansas State came out firing to start its third-place game against Pittsburgh on Wednesday at the Maui Invitational. But then the Wildcats were never really the same. After leading 10-3 in the first 4 1/2 minutes, K-State was outscored by 30 the rest of the way, losing 70-67
Kansas State was a single possession away from upsetting a top-five team Tuesday night and advancing to the Maui Invitational championship game. But trailing No. 3 Arizona by two points with 2:36 remaining, the Wildcats went empty on three straight trips down the court, including two missed
Marcus Foster went from his worst, to his best. Foster was 1 of 13 from the field last Friday in a loss to Long Beach State, but he came up big on Monday when his team needed him in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Foster
The Kansas State men’s basketball team built up a big second half lead and held off a furious comeback attempt from Purdue to win the opening game of the Maui Invitational, 88-79, at the Lahaina Civic Center. K-State (3-1) will play the winner of
When Bruce Weber got hired as Kansas State’s new head coach in 2012, he got a call from Maui chairman Dave Odom soon after. It had been more than a decade since Kansas State had appeared in the Maui field, and Odom asked Weber if
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