K-State Sports - Men's Basketball

  • Men's Basketball | November 05, 2012

    Johnson leads Cats to 81-51 victory

    In the past month, Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber struggled with the decision of whether or not to use a redshirt on freshman forward DJ Johnson. After Sunday’s exhibition game against Emporia State, Weber said the decision he made was the

  • Men's Basketball | November 04, 2012

    K-State looks to push ball vs. Hornets

    Bruce Weber said his team would look to push the ball this season. After one exhibition game, that appears true. As Kansas State goes into today’s game home against Emporia State — beginning at 1 p.m. — the Wildcats will look to solidify the lineup and

  • Men's Basketball | October 29, 2012

    Cats open season looking for starting 5

    At this point of the season, Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber said he doesn’t have a starting five. After a three-period scrimmage before Saturday’s football game against Texas Tech, Weber said that’s what the exhibition game against Washburn and

  • Men's Basketball | October 21, 2012

    McGruder, Henriquez chasing NBA dreams


    It’s the dream of every aspiring basketball player, and it’s one that’s alive in the minds of Rodney McGruder and Jordan Henriquez. To play professional basketball. And of course all young men who want to play past their college years dream to

  • Men's Basketball | October 18, 2012

    K-State seniors put focus on Big 12 title


    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Most Kansas State fans know Martavious Irving for his pregame dancing and his defensive prowess on the court. But off the court, Irving is often quiet when surrounded by the media. At the Big 12 men’s basketball media day in Kansas City

  • Men's Basketball | October 18, 2012

    Huggins recalls memories in Manhattan

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s been more than five years since Bob Huggins donned a Kansas State purple sweater. But the memories of his one-year stint with the school are still fresh on his mind. Even though Frank Martin has moved on to South Carolina,

  • Men's Basketball | October 18, 2012

    Officials to put emphasis on blocks, charges this season

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While it’s not as drastic as the NBA’s approach to “flopping,” expect to see blocks called often this season. Big 12 Coordinator of Men’s Basketball officials Curtis Shaw said officials will be putting an emphasis on blocks and charges, especially

  • Men's Basketball | October 18, 2012

    New coaches talk transition in Big 12

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Walker has barely been at the helm of the Texas Tech men’s basketball program, and already he’s being asked if his interim term of six months gives him enough time to start rebuilding the Red Raiders. Walker had a

  • Men's Basketball | October 16, 2012

    K-State looking for consistency


    Bruce Weber knows he has a hard-nosed, defensively sound basketball team. Now Weber says the Kansas State men’s basketball team needs to get consistent on offense. Oh, and improve their free throw shooting. And getting some leadership would be nice too. Just four practices

  • Men's Basketball | October 11, 2012

    K-State men picked fifth in preseason Big 12 poll

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth in the preseason 2012-13 Big 12 coaches’ poll released by the league office Thursday. The Wildcats received 54 points to earn fifth place in the second-year of the 10-team conference configuration, just four points behind

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