Texas seeks 1st Final Four in 20 years, Miami its 1st everMarch 25, 2023 GMT
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Texas coach Rodney Terry was not more than 20 minutes removed from a resounding win over Xavier in the Sweet 16 when he was asked about the next mammoth task during what is becoming an improbable run toward a home-state Final Four.
Different types of transfers helped KSU, FAU to Elite EightMarch 25, 2023 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — To get a sense of where Kansas State and Florida Atlantic sit in college basketball's hierarchy, look at their transfers.
The Wildcats have nine players who previously played at other Division I schools, several of whom were productive multi-year starters in mid-major conferences.
Nowell breaks NCAA assist record, KSU beats MSU 98-93 in OTMarch 24, 2023 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Markquis Nowell walked the ball up the floor with the score tied in the final minute of overtime and exchanged animated hand signals with his coach, Jerome Tang.
Nowell, late 3s lift Kansas State past Kentucky in NCAAsMarch 19, 2023 GMT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Markquis Nowell never lost faith, not when Kansas State had hardly anyone left on the roster for a new coach nor when the Wildcats were picked last in the Big 12.
“He always believed," coach Jerome Tang said, “And he helped me believe.”
Kansas St tops Montana St, 1st March Madness win since 2018March 18, 2023 GMT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 17 points and 14 assists and No. 3 seed Kansas State held off 14th-seeded Montana State 77-65 Friday night for its first NCAA Tournament win since knocking off Kentucky in 2018 to reach the Elite Eight.
The Associated Press 2022-23 Men’s All-America TeamMarch 14, 2023 GMT
The Associated Press 2022-23 All-America men’s basketball team with statistics through regular-season and conference tournaments:
Zach Edey, Purdue, 7-4, 305, Junior, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 22.3 points, 12.8 rebounds (58 of 58 first-place votes, 290 points(asterisk))
Edey, Jackson-Davis, Wilson headline AP All-America TeamMarch 14, 2023 GMT
Purdue's Zach Edey and Indiana's Trayce Jackson-Davis have given the Big Ten Conference a third straight year with multiple first-team Associated Press All-America picks, while Kansas had a second straight first-teamer in Jalen Wilson.
No. 22 TCU routs No. 12 K-State 80-67 in Big 12 tourneyMarch 10, 2023 GMT
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Everything seemed to be going against TCU entering the Big 12 Tournament. The Horned Frogs were coming off a lopsided loss to Oklahoma, they'd drawn a quarterfinal matchup against Kansas State for what felt like a road game, and some off-the-court issues threatened to become a distraction.
Louisville knocks No. 10 Notre Dame out of ACC TournamentMarch 5, 2023 GMT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Hailey Van Lith had 15 points, and unranked Louisville used a stifling defensive performance to knock off No. 10 Notre Dame 64-38 on Saturday to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championship game.
West Virginia beats No. 11 Kansas State to help NCAA hopesMarch 4, 2023 GMT
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Emmitt Matthews’ last regular-season home game at West Virginia was even better than he had envisioned.
Matthews played for Washington a year ago before returning to West Virginia, where he had spent his first three seasons.
No. 2 Alabama rallies from 17 down to top rival Auburn in OTMarch 2, 2023 GMT
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Jahvon Quinerly scored 24 points, Brandon Miller made the clinching free throws with six seconds left and No. 2 Alabama rallied from a 17-point deficit before beating archrival Auburn 90-85 in overtime Wednesday night.
Sills, seniors lead No. 11 K-State to 85-69 win over SoonersMarch 2, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Keyontae Johnson and Markquis Nowell have been the savvy seniors leading Kansas State's basketball renaissance all season, a nearly inseparable duo helping to put the No. 11 Wildcats in position to make a deep March run.
No. 16 Oklahoma women down K-State 90-86 in OTMarch 2, 2023 GMT
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Skylar Vann scored a career-high 23 points and Madi Williams scored 19 and No. 16 Oklahoma beat Kansas State 90-86 in overtime Wednesday night.
Oklahoma (23-5, 13-4 Big 12) moved into a first-place tie with Texas.
Nowell’s 22 points lead No. 14 Kansas St. past Oklahoma St.February 25, 2023 GMT
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 22 points, eight assists and four steals and No. 14 Kansas State defeated Oklahoma State 73-68 on Saturday for its third straight win.
Keyontae Johnson added 17 points for the Wildcats (22-7, 10-6 Big 12), who swept the regular-season series.
Johnson leads No. 14 K-State to 75-65 win over No. 9 BaylorFebruary 22, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Jerome Tang leaped onto the courtside table and pumped his fists, then landed a spectacular dismount, before climbing into the student section and joining in the “Wabash Cannonball” dance to celebrate another ranked win.
Sherfield helps Oklahoma beat No. 12 Kansas State 79-65February 15, 2023 GMT
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Grant Sherfield scored 22 points and Oklahoma went on a 12-0 run early in the second half on their way to a 79-65 win over No. 12 Kansas State on Tuesday night.
The win snapped a seven-game Big 12 conference losing streak for the Sooners (13-13, 3-10 Big 12) and prevented the Wildcats (19-7, 7-6) and first-year coach Jerome Tang from earning their 20th win of the year.
Big week in the Big East for conference raceFebruary 14, 2023 GMT
It will be a big week in the Big East.
The conference's top four teams are within 1 1/2 games of each other with three weeks left in the regular season and two big games could help spread things out a bit.
Harmon helps Texas Tech top No. 12 Kansas State 71-63February 12, 2023 GMT
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech found itself in yet another another tight conference game. This time the Red Raiders were able to pull out the victory.
De’Vion Harmon scored 20 points, including a crucial driving basket in the final minute, as Texas Tech upended No.
Nowell, No. 12 Kansas State finish fast, top No. 17 TCUFebruary 8, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Markquis Nowell scored 18 points and No. 12 Kansas State finished strong, snapping a two-game skid by beating No. 17 TCU 82-61 on Tuesday night.
Bishop helps No. 10 Texas rally past No. 7 K-State, 69-66February 5, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Christian Bishop was as frustrated as anyone in a Texas jersey in the first half Saturday. He'd been held without a point by Kansas State and, not surprisingly, the No. 10 Longhorns were facing a double-digit deficit on the road.
Gregory scores 25, K-State women top No. 12 Iowa State 78-77February 2, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gabby Gregory scored 25 points and combined with Serena Sundell to make 7 of 8 free throws in the last 22 seconds and Kansas State defeated No.
No. 8 Kansas avenges loss to No. 7 Kansas StateFebruary 1, 2023 GMT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Jalen Wilson had 20 points, Kevin McCullar Jr. added 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 8 Kansas avenged a loss to Kansas State just a couple of weeks ago with a 90-78 victory over the seventh-ranked Wildcats on Tuesday night.
No. 8 Kansas avenges earlier loss to No. 7 K-State, 90-78February 1, 2023 GMT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Jalen Wilson remembers every slight. Every criticism. Every chip that's landed on his shoulder.
You can bet the Kansas forward remembers watching Kansas State fans storm the court after beating the Jayhawks.
Big 12 back to beating each other after beating up the SECJanuary 31, 2023 GMT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Baylor coach Scott Drew and the rest of his Big 12 counterparts probably felt a bit of a reprieve last Saturday, when the league took a break from beating up on itself by taking seven of 10 games from the Southeastern Conference.
Johnson, Nowell lead No. 5 K-State to 64-50 win over FloridaJanuary 29, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Keyontae Johnson gathered with a few of his old Florida teammates after leading No. 5 Kansas State to a 64-50 win over the Gators on Saturday night, the group smiling for some cameras for a picture he'll no doubt cherish.
Nowell scores 23 as Kansas State beats Texas Tech 68-58January 21, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — This time, Markquis Nowell led the way for No. 13 Kansas State.
Nowell had 23 points, eight rebounds and five assists, and Kansas State beat Texas Tech 68-58 on Saturday.
No. 14 TCU hands No. 2 Kansas worst home loss in 2 yearsJanuary 21, 2023 GMT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Shahada Wells scored 17 points as No. 14 TCU beat No. 2 Kansas 83-60 on Saturday in one of the worst losses in Bill Self’s 20-year coaching career with the Jayhawks.
It was Kansas' second-largest loss at home under Self.
Johnson scores 24 as No. 13 K-State beats No. 2 Kansas 83-82January 18, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Jerome Tang grabbed a microphone and stood amid a sea of purple, moments after delirious fans had flooded the floor to celebrate the No. 13 Wildcats' 83-82 overtime win over second-ranked Kansas on Tuesday night.
Houston, KU stay atop Top 25 while FAU enters for 1st timeJanuary 16, 2023 GMT
Houston and Kansas remained firmly atop The Associated Press men's college basketball poll Monday after a record weekend of Top 25 losses, while Florida Atlantic took advantage of the chaos to crack the ranking for the first time in school history.
No. 17 TCU snaps No. 11 Kansas State’s 9-game winning streakJanuary 14, 2023 GMT
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Eddie Lampkin Jr. slammed both of his hands on the court after a layup during TCU's early go-ahead run, doing his best to work the home fans into more of a frenzy. All of his inside baskets helped, too.
No. 2 Kansas extends home win streak against Oklahoma to 22January 11, 2023 GMT
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — KJ Adams scored a career-high 22 points and No. 2 Kansas closed the game on an 18-4 run to beat Oklahoma 79-75 on Tuesday night.
Kansas (14-1, 3-0 Big 12) got 17 points from Jalen Wilson, 11 from Dajuan Harris and 10 from Zach Clemence.
Nowell leads No. 11 Kansas St past OSU for 9th straight winJanuary 11, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Markquis Nowell scored 20 points and found Keyontae Johnson for an alley-oop dunk with 38 seconds left as No. 11 Kansas State held off Oklahoma State 65-57 on Tuesday night.
Johnson added 12 points and Desi Sills had 11 for the Wildcats (15-1, 4-0 Big 12), who won their ninth straight and exceeded their victory total from last season.
No. 11 Kansas State aims to continue ascent under TangJanuary 10, 2023 GMT
The gains have come quickly for Kansas State under new coach Jerome Tang.
The 11th-ranked Wildcats haven’t lost in more than a month and turned two road wins against ranked Big 12 teams last week into Monday's headline-grabbing debut in the national rankings.
USC’s Reggie Bush, Tebow make College Football Hall of FameJanuary 10, 2023 GMT
Reggie Bush, whose Heisman Trophy victory for Southern California in 2005 was vacated because of NCAA violations, was among 18 players in the latest College Football Hall of Fame class announced Monday.
Kansas State 14-1 after overtime victory at No. 19 BaylorJanuary 8, 2023 GMT
WACO, Texas (AP) — New Kansas State coach Jerome Tang had a tough time enjoying another big victory for the Wildcats. This one came against one of his closest friends and former team.
Markquis Nowell had the first 30-point, 10-assist game in school history, his 14th assist coming on Ismael Massoud's go-ahead 3-pointer with 31 seconds left in overtime in the Wildcats' 97-95 victory Saturday at No.
Bigger than Dakota Marker: SD State-ND State for FCS titleJanuary 7, 2023 GMT
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — North Dakota State and South Dakota State are used to playing each other in a rivalry that dates back 120 years.
Nowell scores 36 as K-State rolls over No. 6 Texas 116-103January 4, 2023 GMT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 36 points and nine assists as Kansas State beat No. 6 Texas 116-103 on Tuesday night, setting a school scoring record with a stunning offensive outburst that gave first-year Wildcats coach Jerome Tang his biggest victory.
Duggan vs. Bennett: 2 onetime underdogs fight for CFP titleJanuary 1, 2023 GMT
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — TCU thought so much of Max Duggan at the beginning of the season that he lost his job. Georgia seemed like it spent years trying to give its starting quarterback job to anyone not named Stetson Bennett.
Citrus Bowl pits No. 16 LSU vs. Purdue for 1st time everJanuary 1, 2023 GMT
Just last year, Brian Kelly was hired as LSU coach and watched as a depleted Tigers team, led by offensive line coach Brad Davis, lost to Kansas State in the Texas Bowl.
Kelly’s view of the Tigers’ bowl game will be much different this season, as he has led LSU to a nine-win season in his first year, but on the opposite side, incoming Purdue coach Ryan Walters finds himself in a similar situation.
Kansas State rallies, beats No. 24 West Virginia 82-76 in OTJanuary 1, 2023 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had a game-high 23 points and 10 assists, Keyontae Johnson scored 18, and Abayomi Iyiola added a career-best 14 points as Kansas State rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat No.
No. 22 Xavier breaks No. 2 UConn’s undefeated startJanuary 1, 2023 GMT
CINCINNATI (AP) — Zach Freemantle scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Colby Jones also scored 16, helping No. 22 Xavier hand No. 2 UConn its first loss of the season, 83-73, on Saturday.
Jack Nunge started the game for Xavier (12-3, 4-0 Big East) despite an illness that limited him during warmups, and sat out some of the second half.
No. 3 TCU beats No. 2 Michigan 51-45 in CFP semifinalJanuary 1, 2023 GMT
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Max Duggan accounted for four touchdowns, TCU returned two interceptions for scores and the third-ranked Horned Frogs withstood a frenetic second-half surge by No. 2 Michigan to win the Fiesta Bowl 51-45 on Saturday night and advance to the College Football Playoff national championship.
Young throws for 5 TDs, Alabama tops K-State in Sugar BowlDecember 31, 2022 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bryce Young's decision to opt in to the Sugar Bowl only enhanced his chances of cashing in as a pro.
Young passed for 321 yards and five touchdowns in a game that other top NFL prospects might have skipped, and No.
For Alabama, Kansas State, mentality matters in Sugar BowlDecember 30, 2022 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Alabama coach Nick Saban gave his players a history lesson after they learned they'd been left out of the College Football Playoff and would instead meet Kansas State in the Sugar Bowl.
Alabama, Kansas State clash for first time at Sugar BowlDecember 30, 2022 GMT
Sugar Bowl: No. 5 Alabama (10-2) vs. No. 11 Kansas State (10-3), Saturday, Noon Eastern (ESPN)
FanDuel Sportsbook College Line: Alabama by 6 1/2.
Alabama, Kansas St extol virtues of opting in at Sugar BowlDecember 30, 2022 GMT
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In an age of opt outs in college football, the best NFL prospects for Alabama and Kansas State are opting in at the Sugar Bowl.
Crimson Tide quarterback Bryce Young and edge rusher Will Anderson Jr.
Dykes: Nine-game Big 12 schedule a grind others don’t faceDecember 29, 2022 GMT
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Sonny Dykes appeared to take a veiled shot at the mighty Southeastern Conference on Thursday morning.
The first-year TCU coach later said he was actually trying to pay the SEC a compliment.
Max’s wild ride: TCU QB Duggan goes from lost job to playoffDecember 28, 2022 GMT
It has been a wild, four-year ride at TCU for quarterback Max Duggan.
He needed unexpected heart surgery before his sophomore year and played most of last season with a broken bone in his foot.
Power vs. speed: Michigan, TCU present unfamiliar challengesDecember 27, 2022 GMT
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Asked to consider what previous opponents were similar to Michigan, TCU's defensive players and coordinator mention Kansas State a lot.
A bigger Kansas State.
“We see that they have a pretty huge O-line,” Horned Frogs linebacker Dee Winters said Tuesday.
USC’s Williams, Alabama’s Anderson lead AP All-America teamDecember 13, 2022 GMT
Heisman Trophy winner Caleb Williams was one of three Southern California players selected to The Associated Press All-America team released Monday.
Seven score in double figures as K-State rips Incarnate WordDecember 11, 2022 GMT
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Keyontae Johnson scored 18 points to lead seven in double figures and Kansas State routed Incarnate Word 98-50 on Sunday.
Johnson made 7 of 9 field goals, including 3 of 5 3-pointers and added five assists, four rebounds and three steals.
Loyola Chicago beats Clemson 76-58 at Holiday HoopsgivingDecember 11, 2022 GMT
ATLANTA (AP) — Philip Alston scored 23 points, Braden Norris added 19 and Loyola Chicago cruised to a 76-58 victory over Clemson in the fourth game of the Holiday Hoopsgiving on Saturday at State Farm Arena.
Selland, South Dakota State women top No. 25 Kansas StateDecember 11, 2022 GMT
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Myah Selland scored nine of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and South Dakota State held off No. 24 Kansas State 82-78 on Saturday, the Jackrabbits' third win over a ranked team this season.
TCU dominates AP Big 12 honors, led by QB Duggan and DykesDecember 9, 2022 GMT
TCU quarterback and Heisman Trophy finalist Max Duggan is The Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year in a unanimous vote, as was the selection of Sonny Dykes for coach of the year after his first season with the Horned Frogs.
Kitley, undefeated No. 7 Virginia women top Boston CollegeDecember 8, 2022 GMT
BOSTON (AP) — Reigning Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year Elizabeth Kitley had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and Cayla King scored 16 as No. 7 Virginia won its ninth in a row, beating Boston College 73-58 Wednesday night.