The Big 12 and Southeastern conferences announced an extension of their women’s basketball challenge on Thursday that will expand to 10 games in 2016 and 2017. K-State will host Auburn in the 2016 non-conference schedule and will travel to Missouri to face the Tigers in the 2017 non-conference season.
Playing Connecticut the next two seasons is just the start for the Kansas State women’s basketball team. The Wildcats’ head coach Jeff Mittie said Tuesday he plans to schedule marquee opponents like UConn every year, for a number of reasons. “It’s critically important
The Kansas State women’s basketball team will travel to Storrs, Conn., next season to play the defending national champion Huskies in the first of two games against UConn. Wildcat head coach Jeff Mittie announced the home-and-home series with Connecticut Tuesday afternoon — the first game
Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced on Wednesday that assistant coach Claire Coggins has resigned from her position on the staff and a search for her replacement will begin immediately. “We appreciate the hard work that Claire Coggins has put in
For 10 years, Kansas State’s Laurie Koehn owned or shared the NCAA Division I record for career 3-pointers with 392. The guard from Hesston scored more than 1,700 points in her career with the Wildcats from 2001-05, twice finishing at least 100 3-pointers in a season — 122 her freshman
Jeff Mittie’s message to his Wildcats following their 67-48 loss to Missouri was simple — don’t let the last 15 minutes of Sunday’s game define their season. He’s right. But that span of 15 minutes will define his team’s final game in what
When Missouri senior guard Morgan Eye began her career as a Tiger, her school was a little more familiar with Kansas State. After all, that was just before Mizzou bolted the Big 12 for the Southeastern Conference with Texas A&M. It didn’t take
Shaelyn Martin could be the key to Kansas State’s postseason hopes if Ashia Woods is unavailable the rest of the way. The Wildcats’ do-it-all freshman showed what she’s capable of Thursday night when she filled the stat sheet up — collecting nine points, seven
There was no way Haley Texada’s career was going to come to an end Thursday night. To be sure, the Kansas State senior poured in a career-high 30 points to lead the Wildcats to a blowout 86-68 victory over Akron in the first round of
While many Kansas State students are basking in the sunlight of southern beaches during spring break, the Wildcats’ Kindred Wesemann couldn’t think of another place she’d rather be than right here in Manhattan playing basketball. “Hey, the weather is nice here too — not
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