The stage is set and both teams are ready. On Saturday, both Kansas State and Kansas will be playing on the road with a chance to win at least a share of the Big 12 title. The No. 9-ranked Wildcats (25-5, 14-3) will play first this
When Martavious Irving was subbed out with his two senior teammates in the final minute of the game, he walked to mid court, knelt down, and kissed the Powercat. Just like Jacob Pullen told him to. Irving and fellow K-State seniors Rodney McGruder and Jordan
One game. That’s all that stands now between Kansas State and its first conference championship since 1977. The Wildcats disposed of TCU Tuesday night, closing out their home slate with an ugly 79-68 victory on senior night at Bramlage Coliseum — setting up a clash with
Kansas took care of its business on Monday night. Now it’s Kansas State’s turn. With a win tonight against TCU, the Wildcats and Jayhawks will be setup to decide the regular season Big 12 title on the road on Saturday. Kansas will be playing
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
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,
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
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.
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
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
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