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  • 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

  • Men's Basketball |Women's Basketball | October 07, 2012

    Men’s, women’s hoops teams open practice facility


    When Kirk Schulz set out to hire an athletic director early in his days as Kansas State president, facility upgrades were a popular topic of conversation. On Friday night, Schulz and his athletic director, John Currie, dedicated the brand new $18 million Basketball Training Facility. Situated

  • Men's Basketball | October 04, 2012

    McGruder named preseason All-Big 12


    Kansas State senior Rodney McGruder was a unanimous selection to the Preseason All-Big 12 team released by the conference office on Thursday morning. McGruder, who was an All-Big 12 Second Team selection in 2011-12, was one of three unanimous picks by the league’s head coaches, joining

  • Men's Basketball | October 02, 2012

    K-State to dedicate basketball facility on Friday

    After months of construction, Kansas State will dedicate its new $18 million Basketball Training Facility on Friday. The invitation-only event for donors and project contributors will feature University President Kirk Schultz, athletic director John Currie, lead contributors Rand and Patti Berney and Jim and Laura Johnson,

  • Men's Basketball | October 02, 2012

    McClain expected to join Cats

    A Kansas State official confirmed on Monday that the men’s basketball program expects to add a fourth full-time assistant coach. The Wildcats are expecting to add Wayne McClain to the staff, who previously worked under K-State head coach Bruce Weber as his associate head

  • Men's Basketball | September 18, 2012

    Cats get commitment from Iwundu

    After seeing the passion and enthusiasm of the Kansas State fan base, Wesley Iwundu was hooked. The Houston Westfield senior made a visit to Manhattan on Sept. 1, watching the football game, touring the new basketball practice facility and meeting the members of the K-State men’

  • Men's Basketball | September 12, 2012

    Cats’ NIT matchups announced

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team will host Alabama-Huntsville, Lamar and North Texas in the Midwest Region of the NIT Season Tip-Off on Nov. 12-13. The third-seeded Wildcats will open the event against reigning Southland Conference champion Lamar at 7 p.m. on Nov. 12 in

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