This was the 225th meeting between
The 16 wins are the most by the Wildcats through 22 games since 1986-87, when
The Wildcats’ 80-73 victory over
The Wildcats are 211-81 (.723) in Bramlage Coliseum since its opening in the 1988 season... K-State is now 839-322 (.723) all-time in home games.
The Wildcats’ starting lineup tonight consisted of: junior guard Clent Stewart, senior guard Lance Harris, senior guard Akeem Wright, junior forward David Hoskins, freshman center Luis Colon... It is the sixth time this season this group has started together, including each of the last five games... The lineup is 6-0 this season as a starting unit... It is the 44th-straight start of Hoskins’ career... Harris has now appeared in 85 straight games... After coming off the bench at the 16:10 mark of the first half, Cartier Martin has now appeared in 92 consecutive games.
With a pair of free throws at the 12:29 mark in the first half, Martin has now scored in 60 consecutive games... The last time he was held scoreless in a game was Feb. 5, 2005 against
David Hoskins registered 25 points on Wednesday night for his 15th straight double-digit scoring game... He has now hit twin figures in points 19 times this season and 39 times in his career... It is the eighth time in his career he has scored 20 or more points.
The Wildcats held a 36-33 lead at the end of the first half and are now 12-0 when leading at the break... The 33 points and 46.4 field goal percentage allowed by K-State to
At 19:10 of the first half, Akeem Wright hit the first 3-point field goal of the night for the Wildcats... K-State has now hit at least one shot beyond the arc in 303 consecutive games.
Wright finished the night with 12 points, including five points in the final minute of the contest... This was his sixth double-digit scoring night of the season and the 10th of his career.