For 37 minutes, Kamau Stokes played like a star. But in the final three minutes, he made the kinds of mistakes that remind everyone he’s a freshman.
Iowa State was on pace to finish with more than 600 yards of total offense and the Cyclones had moved the ball at ease. But the Wildcats flipped the script in the second half, keeping Iowa State off the scoreboard and forcing four turnovers to win, 38-35.
It was the third straight game with three or more players scoring in double figures, as Dean Wade, Justin Edwards and Stephen Hurt each scored 15 points behind Barry Brown’s effort to carry the Wildcats to the win.
When my editor asked me to make a turducken — which involves cooking a turkey stuffed with a duck stuffed with a chicken — my response was immediate.
Since David Littrell founded the group in 1988, it has grown from just 10 middle school students to more than 80 participants, ranging in age from first to 12th grade and each placed into one of three sections: the Gold Orchestra, Silver Orchestra or Bronze Orchestra.
There wasn’t much from Kansas State’s overtime victory Thursday night that made Jeff Mittie happy.
Iwundu equaled his previous best in the second half alone, scoring 14 of his 23 points as the Wildcats turned it on offensively. K-State led 35-21 at halftime after a foul-filled first half that saw it shoot 25 free throws.
For almost 90 years, the First United Methodist congregation’s pipe organ featured a row of decorative pipes facing the 800-seat sanctuary, but it was a facade — the sound was always coming from behind a screen that housed the organ’s 1,034 pipes.
Sometimes it’s worth the wait. At least that’s the case for Kansas State’s Megan Deines.
K-State, which opens the regular season Friday night at Tulsa, needed a superstar effort from Kindred Wesemann to come away with the win.
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