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K-State Sports - Men's Basketball

  • Men's Basketball | March 04, 2013

    Cats’ three seniors changing history

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    Rodney McGruder caught a perfectly placed pass and let the ball soar to the basket, watching it fall through the net as the buzzer filled a silenced Ferrell Arena on Saturday in Waco, Texas. It was a 64-61 win over the Baylor Bears. It was

  • Men's Basketball | March 03, 2013

    McGruder buzzer-beater lifts Wildcats

    WACO, Texas — With 1 second left, Rodney McGruder came off a screen wide open, the ball in his hands and sent it toward the basket from behind the arc. The Kansas State senior said he knew it was going to drop in. “When I released it,

  • Men's Basketball | March 03, 2013

    McGruder has become versatile leader for Wildcats

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    Rodney McGruder was just a quiet 16-year-old when he got his first taste of playing in Manhattan. The Kansas State commit drew a crowd when he and fellow commit Wally Judge came to town to play in an AAU tournament with the DC Assault — the

  • Men's Basketball | March 01, 2013

    Weber’s Cats follow Snyder’s philosophy

    Just days after his team lost to Kansas on Feb. 11, Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber turned to another coach on campus. Weber enlisted the help of Bill Snyder to speak with his team prior to a game with Baylor the following Saturday.

  • Triangulate |Men's Basketball | March 01, 2013

    Dr. Bruce Holman’s decision opens the door for “Tex” Winter

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    Bruce Holman was born on March 1, 1922 in Sedgwick, Kansas.  Morice Fredrick Winter was born in Wellington Texas on February 25, 1922.  Holman’s father died six months before Bruce was born. Winter’s father died when Winter was age ten. The new arrivals in Kansas

  • Men's Basketball | February 28, 2013

    Weber signs guard Jevon Thomas

    Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber announced Wednesday that point guard Jevon Thomas has signed with the Wildcat basketball program, Thomas joins other fall signees Marcus Foster of Wichita Falls, Texas and Houston’s Wesley Iwundu as members of the 2013 recruiting class. Thomas, a freshman

  • Men's Basketball | February 27, 2013

    Jayhawks, Cats keep pace in title chase

    With just three games left on the Big 12 docket, Kansas and Kansas State could be sharing a Big 12 regular-season title. Both teams have 12-3 records in conference play, and have positioned themselves for a three-game competition over the next week and a half to see

  • Men's Basketball | February 27, 2013

    McGruder a candidate for Naismith

    Kansas State’s Rodney McGruder was named one of 30 candidates for the 2013 Naismith College Player of the Year Award on Tuesday. McGruder becomes third Wildcat to be selected as a Top 30 candidate for the Naismith Award, joining Michael Beasley (2008) and Jacob Pullen (2010).  He is

  • Men's Basketball | February 26, 2013

    Cats use defense to blast Tech

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    After a rough start Monday against Texas Tech, Kansas State needed something to get it going in the second half. The Wildcats pulled a page from their usual playbook, clamping down on defense to turn a one-point halftime lead into a 75-55 rout over the

  • Men's Basketball | February 26, 2013

    Williams carries Wildcats in second half

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    For a span of six minutes Monday night, nobody was better than Nino Williams. Nothing has come easy for the Kansas State sophomore this season. He’s only scored in double figures once in almost two months. Something was different Monday night against Texas Tech,

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