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 […]

Kansas State beats Bradley

K-State's Nigel Johnson steals the ball against Bradley at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on December 9, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Nino Williams had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Marcus Foster had 13 points as Kansas State (5-4) defeated Bradley 50-47 on Tuesday night at Bramlage Coliseum. It was Williams’ second-career double-double, with the last coming against Baylor on March 8. Auston Barnes scored a career-high 21 points to pace the […]

Kansas State to face UCLA in the Alamo Bowl


Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – K-State Nation is heading to San Antonio for the first time in 16 years as Kansas State Athletics Director John Currie announced today that the 11th-ranked Wildcats have accepted an invitation to play No. 14 UCLA in the 2015 Valero Alamo Bowl on January 2. The game, one of […]

Richardson, Vols outlast Kansas State

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By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Josh Richardson scored 17 points Saturday as Tennessee withstood a late 3-point onslaught from Marcus Foster in a 65-64 victory over Kansas State. Tennessee (3-3) had a 10-point lead with less than 2 minutes remaining before Kansas State made five 3-pointers in the last 1 […]

Kansas State runs away from Omaha

K-State's Malek Harris dunks against Nebraska-Omaha at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on December 2, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) – Nino Williams had 19 points and Marcus Foster added 16 points as Kansas State beat Nebraska-Omaha 84-66 in the first-ever meeting between the two schools on Tuesday night. It is already the fourth 80-point game for the Wildcats (4-3). They only surpassed the mark twice during the 2013-14 season. C.J. Carter […]

Jake Waters leads No. 11 K-State past Kansas

K-State's head coach Bill Snyder embraces Tyler Lockett during Senior Day before the game against Kansas at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas on November 29, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Jake Waters threw for 294 yards and four touchdowns, two of them to record-setting wide receiver Tyler Lockett, and No. 11 Kansas State routed Kansas 51-13 on Saturday to move into a tie atop the Big 12 standings. Lockett caught nine passes for 119 yards, […]

K-State beats Purdue in Maui

Kansas State Wildcats guard Marcus Foster (2) drives to the basket against the Purdue Boilermakers during the 2014 EA Sports Maui Invitational at the Lahaina Civic Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) – Marcus Foster scored 24 points and Kansas State held on to beat Purdue 88-79 after blowing most of a big early lead Monday in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Coming off a disappointing loss to Long Beach State, Kansas State (3-1) attacked Purdue […]