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No. 17 Mountaineers turn up pressure to beat K-State »

K-State's Jevon Thomas and Thomas Gipson compete for a loose ball against West Virginia's Tarik Phillip at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on January 27, 2015. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Tarik Phillip matched a career-high 12 points and West Virginia, relying on its high-pressure defense, shut down Kansas State for a 65-59 victory Tuesday night. In a game marred by fouls and poor play, the Mountaineers (17-3, 5-2 Big 12) forced the Wildcats (12-9, 5-3) […]

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K-State’s Williams, KU’s Alexander honored by Big 12 »

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Big 12 Three forwards – Rico Gathers (Baylor), Nino Williams (Kansas State) and Cliff Alexander (Kansas) – are the latest recipients of the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week honors. Gathers and Alexander are recognized for the first time, while Williams earns accolades for the second time this season. BIG 12 […]

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Williams’ hot shooting lifts K-State past Oklahoma State »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Nino Williams scored 20 points on some hot shooting, Marcus Foster added 14 points and Kansas State led Oklahoma State from start to finish in a 63-53 victory Saturday. Justin Edwards also had 14 points for the Wildcats (12-8, 5-2 Big 12), who avenged a […]

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No. 9 Iowa State holds off K-State »

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By LUKE MEREDITH AP Sports Writer AMES, Iowa (AP) – Monte Morris hit a floater with 37 seconds left and No. 9 Iowa State held off Kansas State 77-71 on Tuesday night, moving into a tie for first place in the Big 12. Jameel McKay had 15 points off the bench for the Cyclones (14-3, […]

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Kansas State holds on late to beat No. 22 Baylor »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Nino Williams had 18 points to lead a big second-half rally, and Kansas State forced Kenny Chery to miss a layup at the buzzer to preserve a 63-61 victory over No. 22 Baylor on Saturday. Marcus Foster added 11 points and Thomas Gipson finished with […]

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Kansas State holds on to beat Texas Tech »

K-State's Marcus Foster lays up a shot against Texas Tech at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on January 14, 2015. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Marcus Foster scored 14 points, Wesley Iwundu added 10 and Kansas State held on down the stretch to beat Texas Tech 58-51 on Wednesday night for the Wildcats’ third straight win. Kansas State (10-7, 3-1 Big 12) led just 49-46 with 3 minutes to go, […]

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K-State’s Foster Named Big 12/ESPN.com Player of the Week »

K-State's Marcus Foster lays up a shot against TCU at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on January 7, 2015. (Scott D. Weave/K-State Athletics)

Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Sophomore Marcus Foster earned both ESPN.com National Player of the Week and Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week honors on Monday after helping K-State to a pair of Big 12 wins last week. Foster collects his first career Big 12 Player of the Week honor after winning […]

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K-State holds off TCU, 58-53 »

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Marcus Foster scored 23 points off the bench and Kansas State took advantage of some cold shooting by TCU for a 58-53 victory Wednesday night that snapped a three-game losing streak. Kansas State led most of the way, but TCU was still within 48-44 with 1:14 left when Nino Williams was […]

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Oklahoma State pulls away to beat Kansas State »

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By JOHN TRANCHINA STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Phil Forte scored 20 points — seven of those during a decisive seven-minute stretch in the second half — and Oklahoma State kicked off the Big 12 Conference schedule with a 61-47 victory over Kansas State on Saturday. Le’Bryan Nash scored 11 points and had six rebounds for […]

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UCLA holds off Kansas State in Alamo Bowl »

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By TIM PRICE Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Quarterback Brett Hundley led No. 14 UCLA to a 31-6 halftime lead and the Bruins held off No. 11 Kansas State 40-35 on Friday night in the Alamo Bowl. Kansas State (9-4) scored 22 of the first 25 points in the second half, cutting it to […]

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Second half rally comes up short as K-State falls at home to Georgia »

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By ADAM SUDERMAN Associated Press MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Charles Mann had 17 points and Marcus Thornton had 11 points as Georgia knocked off Kansas State 50-46 on Wednesday. Mann led the Bulldogs in scoring for a second consecutive game and fourth time this season. With the loss, Kansas State has dropped back-to-back non-conference home […]

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Buzzer-beater lifts Texas Southern to win over Kansas State »

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Jason Carter hit a jumper as time expired to give Texas Southern a 58-56 win over Kansas State on Sunday. A three-point play by Thomas Gipson and a layup by Marcus Foster gave Kansas State (8-4) a 54-48 lead with 1:45 remaining. Chris Thomas made a layup to pull Texas Southern […]

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Williams paces Kansas State past Savannah State »

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By ADAM SUDERMAN Associated Press MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Nino Williams had 20 points and Marcus Foster had 13 points as K-State knocked off Savannah State 73-53 on Sunday night. The Wildcats move to 4-0 all-time against the Tigers with all games between the two schools coming in the last 10 years. It was also […]

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