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Complete Team Effort Surges Wildcats to Win

K-State's Jevon Thomas lays up a shot against Texas A&M at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri on December 20, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

December 21, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

At last night's 7th Annual Wildcat Classic in the Kansas City Sprint Center, in Kansas City, Missouri, K-State men's basketball (7-4, 0-0 Big 12) defeated the Texas A&M Aggies (7-3, 0-0 SEC), 71-64.

Williams Embraces Role with Wildcats

K-State's Nino Williams lays up a shot against Savannah State at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on December 14, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

December 20, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

This season, Nino Williams is playing happy.

Men's Basketball Opens Doors to Army Neighbors

Coach Bruce Weber addresses 1-7 Field Artillery soldiers and children before beginning this year's Holiday Clinic at the K-State Basketball Training Facility on December 17, 2014. (Photo by Bailey Bachamp)

December 19, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

K-State men's basketball opened its home to its military neighbors on Wednesday evening.

Letter from A.D. John Currie - December 18

Good Morning K-State Nation!

On a beautiful snowy December morning let me start by saluting the road crew in the city of Manhattan.  Mrs. Currie is grateful that you got the plows out extra early all over town so the USD 383 schools could open on time (and get the kids out of the house)!  And speaking of "behind the scenes" folks working hard, hats off to the Bramlage Coliseum event staff - in 48 hours beginning this past Friday evening and concluding Sunday night the staff went all out to host six K-State graduation ceremonies and two basketball games!

Of course among those several thousand K-State students receiving undergraduate and advanced degrees were 38 student-athletes who proudly walked across the stage at Bramlage Coliseum last weekend.  We had a fun group with lots of proud parents and family members at our student-athlete graduation reception last Friday night where we also presented each senior with their K-State Athletics Varsity Ring.  Graduation is a great reminder that a fundamental objective of our goal of a World-Class Student-Athlete Experience is to provide all 450-plus of our student-athletes with the resources and opportunities to earn their degrees.  We have had a terrific fall here at K-State, and I am so proud of our coaches, staff and student-athletes for their continued hard work and focus as we build a Model Intercollegiate Athletics Program.

Let's get right to today's update beginning with a football and bowl update.

Twiss Finds Early Success with K-State Track and Field

K-State's Erica Twiss competes in the women's 60 meter hurdles during the Carol Robinson Winter Pentathlon at Ahearn Field House in Manhattan, Kansas on December 12, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

December 18, 2104
By Kelly McHugh

Only one meet into the season and Erica Twiss is already on track to do some big things this year for the Wildcat track and field team.

Kansas Roots Close to Keady's Heart

Ernie Barrett, Gene Keady and Bruce Weber pose for a photo in the K-State Basketball Training Facility during Keady's visit earlier this fall.

December 17, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

No matter where the game of basketball has taken him, Gene Keady has held his Kansas' roots dear to his heart.

Q&A (Holiday!) Special with Thomas Gipson

December 16, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

It may be cold outside, but K-State senior forward Thomas Gipson doesn't seem to mind. A basketball player filled with Christmas spirit, Gipson was chosen for this month's Sports Extra Q&A. From the best present he's gotten to his favorite Christmas song, Gipson spills the beans on his favorite Christmas traditions.

Baseball Takes Brown Around the World

December 15, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

The game of baseball has taken Max Brown around the world. 

Doubleheader Today in Bramlage Coliseum

K-State's head coach Jeff Mittie talks to the Wildcats during a timeout against UT-Arlington at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on December 4, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

December 14, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

Bramlage Coliseum is the place to be today as both the K-State women's and men's basketball teams are set to compete in their home arena.

Congratulations, Seniors!

K-State's Jake Waters drops back to pass against Baylor at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas on December 6, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

To view a photo gallery from Dec. 13's commencement ceremonies, please click here.

December 13, 2014
By Kelly McHugh

K-State Athletics celebrates the graduation of 38 of its student-athletes today with various ceremonies taking place throughout the day on the Kansas State campus.