Throughout this season, Kansas State has made its living leaning on the back of freshman guard Marcus Foster. But when Kentucky head coach John Calipari looks at the Wildcats, he sees a team that’s more experienced than it’s often been given credit for
As soon as Kansas State’s matchup with Kentucky appeared during the Sunday’s NCAA tournament selection show, Wildcat Bruce Weber received a message from Ernie Barrett. The legendary Wildcat told Weber he wanted the team to go win one for him to make up
When the Kansas State men’s basketball team watches Selection Sunday today, bracketology experts expect the Wildcats to fall somewhere on the 8-10 seed line. The Wildcats (20-12) are assumed to be one of seven Big 12 teams that will hear their name called at 5 p.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Every time Kansas State and Iowa State played this season, it came down to who made plays in the final few minutes. This one was no different. (Kansas State senior Shane Southwell shoots over Iowa State’s Dustin Hogue on Thursday in
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When Marcus Foster went to the bench this season, Kansas State didn’t always have an answer to fill his scoring gap. When Foster wasn’t in on Thursday, they had it in fellow freshman Nigel Johnson. Johnson scored a career-high 17 points
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It was gone in a flash. The Kansas State men’s basketball team tied Iowa State with 3:04 left in the Big 12 Championship quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon, but the Wildcats were unable to finish the job, losing 91-85 in a back-and-forth game at
As the Kansas State men’s basketball team entered the final stretch of its schedule, there were times the Wildcats looked gassed. In losses to Oklahoma State and Baylor in the last week, K-State didn’t seem to have the energy to compete in segments
One day after earning All-Big 12 second-team honors from the league’s coaches, Kansas State freshman Marcus Foster was recognized for his season by the media. Foster was named to the second-team All-Big 12 team by the Associated Press, joining Kansas freshman Joel Embiid, Oklahoma State’s
Kansas State freshman Marcus Foster was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team and to All-Newcomer Team on Sunday, while junior Thomas Gipson and senior Will Spradling were selected All-Big 12 honorable mention. Big 12-champion Kansas earned two of the six major awards, as freshman Joel Embiid
It was set up to be a classic finish for Kansas State’s senior class. With less than one second left and Baylor leading by two, Bears’ forward Royce O’Neale heaved a full-court pass that soared out of bounds, just like last season when
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