The Wildcats’ starting lineup on Monday night was senior guard Blake Young, senior guard Clent Stewart, junior forward Andre Gilbert, freshman forward Bill Walker and freshman forward Michael Beasley... Beasley and Young are the only two Wildcats to start in every game this season... Young has now played in 62 consecutive games... K-State falls to 6-2 when featuring this lineup.
The attendance for tonight’s game was 12,528... It is the eighth time that
Despite trailing for most of the first half,
Beasley registered his 24th double-double of the year with 30 points and 15 rebounds... The freshman is now one shy of Drew Gooden’s Big 12 record 25 double-doubles... Beasley had the double-double in the first half with 17 points and 10 rebounds... Beasley has recorded double-doubles in one half of play five times this season, with four of those coming in first halves... The 30-point effort was Beasley’s 11th, making him Kansas State’s all-time leader in 30-point games after passing Bob Boozer’s career mark of 10... Beasley had made 23 straight free throws dating back to the
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The game featured five ties and four lead changes... The Longhorns’ largest lead was by 12, while