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.
The Wildcats got off to a lightning-hot start thanks to a series of 3-pointers from Dean Wade, Justin Edwards and Wesley Iwundu.
Ashley Flinn, a graduate student at Kansas State University, works out of her home. Based on her business card, she can help with a lot of things: letterpress, graphic design, social media marketing, creative business consulting, and website design and management.
Despite all the positives for a team that was given no chance to win, the Wildcats still came up short, losing 31-24, at a cold and blustery Bill Snyder Family Stadium to extend their losing streak to five straight games.
Washburn, relying on its long-range shooting most of the night, opened the second half with back-to-back 3-pointers to cut K-State’s seven-point halftime lead to just one at 33-32. The Wildcats answered, however, with six straight points to push back ahead.
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