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K-State Sports - Men's Basketball

  • Men's Basketball | March 10, 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 on Sunday night. One day after finishing the regular season with a 25-6 overall

  • Men's Basketball | March 10, 2013

    Cats smarting, but claim share of Big 12 title

    STILLWATER, Okla. — Bruce Weber thought the game shifted on one play. With 4:13 left to play, and Kansas State leading 61-59, Angel Rodriguez was called for an offensive foul on an out -of-bounds play that gave the ball to Oklahoma State. The Cowboys outscored K-State 17-9

  • Men's Basketball | March 08, 2013

    Henriquez big during stretch run

    The first impression Martavious Irving and Rodney McGruder got of Jordan Henriquez was on their first visit to Manhattan. And it was memorable. The group of five, including Wally Judge and Nick Russell, settled into the Kansas State dorms, with school out of session, for

  • Men's Basketball | March 08, 2013

    Wildcats playing for Big 12 title

    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

  • Men's Basketball | March 06, 2013

    Wildcats finish the job against TCU


    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

  • Men's Basketball | March 06, 2013

    Showdown in Stillwater set for Cats

    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

  • Men's Basketball | March 05, 2013

    K-State needs a win tonight to keep pace with KU

    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

  • Men's Basketball | March 04, 2013

    Cats’ three seniors changing history

    Senior no 3.phatch

    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


    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

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