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K-State Sports - Men's Basketball

  • Men's Basketball | March 15, 2013

    McGruder pushes Cats past Texas, 66-49


    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Rodney McGruder didn’t have to make a splash on Thursday, not this time at least. The Kansas State senior turned in a steady 24-point, seven-rebound performance as the 11th-ranked Wildcats defeated Texas 66-49 in the Big 12 Championship quarterfinals at the Sprint

  • Men's Basketball | March 15, 2013

    Johnson provides lift off the bench

    50 put back dunk.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — All he needed was the opportunity. DJ Johnson made the most of it Thursday night, coming off the bench to provide Kansas State with a needed lift inside against Texas in the Big 12 Championship quarterfinals at the Sprint Center. The freshman forward

  • Men's Basketball | March 15, 2013

    K-State silences Kabongo


    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Myck Kabongo scored 24 points against Kansas State the last time the Wildcats played Texas. It wasn’t going to happen again. “He’s their best player, and in basketball you have to take that challenge personal,” K-State senior Martavious Irving said. The

  • Men's Basketball | March 15, 2013

    K-State ready for rematch with OSU

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Nobody wants to say it, but you can tell Kansas State’s loss to Oklahoma State last Saturday left a sour taste in the mouths of the Wildcat players. K-State will get another shot against the Cowboys tonight in the Big 12 Championship

  • Men's Basketball | March 14, 2013

    Defense a focus at Big 12 tournament

    D 1.phatch

    For five years, Kansas State built a reputation on defense. But in the last two games, it has seemed to wane. The Wildcats (25-6, 14-4) struggled to put TCU away on senior night, and then couldn’t stop Oklahoma State from spoiling their season finale

  • Men's Basketball | March 13, 2013

    Weber a finalist for 2013 Skip Prosser Award

    Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber has been named one of 20 finalists for the 2013 Skip Prosser Man of the Year award, announced earlier this week. Weber is joined on the finalist list by John Beilein (Michigan), Tony Bennett (Virginia), Rick Byrd (

  • Men's Basketball | March 13, 2013

    Weber, Cats have had whirlwind year

    Kansas st oklahoma st kind.phatch

    So much has changed for Kansas State in the last year. And likewise, much has changed for head coach Bruce Weber. On March 9, 2012, Weber was dismissed as the coach at Illinois. Exactly one year later, he was walking his dog in Manhattan when athletic director

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | March 13, 2013

    Seaton: Never thought it would take 36 years

    Ned seaton

    On this day in 1977, Kansas State was getting ready to play a Sweet 16 game against Marquette in the NCAA basketball tournament. The Cats had beaten Providence (the college, not the Biblical variety) in the tournament’s first round, and the world looked pretty rosy: — K-State

  • Men's Basketball | March 12, 2013

    Wildcats celebrate their Big 12 title

    Bruce cuts net.phatch

    After 36 years of waiting, Kansas State president Kirk Schulz pointed fans’ attention to the upper areas of Bramlage Coliseum and set the tone for the evening. “Folks, it’s been a while,” he said. “It’s great to put 2013 up on that wall.” K-State celebrated

  • Men's Basketball | March 11, 2013

    Weber named Big 12 Coach of the Year


    After leading Kansas State to its first league title in 36 years and the best regular season in school history, coach Bruce Weber was honored as the Big 12 Coach of the Year by the leagues’ coaches on Sunday night. On Monday, he was voted by the

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