IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 is keeping its men’s basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, and the conference plans play the baseball and for women’s basketball tournaments in Oklahoma City for multiple years. Kansas City has annually hosted men’s basketball since 2010,
Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced Wednesday morning the signing of incoming freshman Lanie Page to a National Letter of Intent (NLI) during the spring signing period. Page will join her older sister, Kaylee, on the K-State roster for the 2015-16
There was nothing that could prepare Brittany Chambers for her brief stay in Los Angeles two years ago. Chambers was drafted 22nd overall by the WNBA’s Sparks after wrapping up a successful run at Kansas State in 2013 — finishing as the Wildcats’ third-leading scorer in
Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced Thursday morning the promotion of Jacie Hoyt-Capra to assistant coach on his 2015-16 coaching staff. Hoyt-Capra served on Mittie’s inaugural staff last season as the team’s coordinator of recruiting operations. “Jacie worked hard
A pair of Kansas State women’s basketball players will compete on the international stage this summer, as Breanna Lewis and Erica Young have been selected to play for Athletes in Action (AIA) June 17-27 in Poland. Lewis, Young and their AIA teammates will depart
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
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