Head coach Jeff Mittie said Kansas State would be one of the top defensive teams in the Big 12 when he arrived in Manhattan last spring. The new coach expected his Wildcats to be among the best in blocked shots and steals. But saying it and
For 26 minutes Saturday night, it was anyone’s game. Then the wheels fell off. A one-point second-half deficit for the Kansas State women’s basketball team turned into a blowout, 79-59 victory for Iowa State at Bramlage Coliseum in a matter of minutes, thanks to
Kansas State women’s basketball coach Jeff Mittie knew exactly who Shaelyn Martin was before he took the Kansas State job last spring. Though the do-everything guard from Salina Central signed with the previous coaching staff, Mittie was familiar with Martin from his time at
STILLWATER, Okla. — Kansas State really never got started Wednesday night and it cost the Wildcats against No. 21 Oklahoma State, losing to the Cowgirls, 69-47, at Gallagher-Iba Arena. K-State scored a season-low 13 points in the first half, making just 6 of 29 shots from the field, while Oklahoma
Bri Craig just knew if she didn’t make the shot she was coming out of the game Sunday afternoon. The Kansas State junior fired up a deep 3-pointer with no hesitation on the catch to put the Wildcats up six with a minute to
To say the Kansas State women have struggled at the free-throw line this season would be an understatement. Only one team in the all of Division-I basketball has been worse at the stripe than the Wildcats. But not Sunday. Not when it counted the most.
Kansas State had a rough go of it Sunday for much of the Wildcats’ come-from-behind 58-52 victory over the rival Jayhawks at Bramlage Coliseum. But Shaelyn Martin found a way to do all the little things to keep the Wildcats in the game — finishing with
It may be a game Bre Lewis never forgets. The final game last season — in the Big 12 tournament — Kansas State’s freshman center had career highs with 20 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks in a loss to the rival Kansas Jayhawks. Though it was the start
Baylor entered Tuesday’s game averaging nearly 90 points a game. Kansas State held the fifth-ranked Bears to just 74. The problem, however, is that it doesn’t mean very much when you can’t score yourself. K-State did have a lead in this one, though — albeit
Brittney Griner is gone. Odyssey Sims is gone. So now Baylor can be beaten? Not quite. The fifth-ranked Bears come into Manhattan for tonight’s matchup with Kansas State as still one of the best teams in the country, and so far, almost as unbeatable.