Sometimes the stats lie, but Saturday they told nothing but the truth.
The Kansas State basketball team was beaten by Oklahoma State in just about every meaningful category, and the Wildcats suffered an unexpected loss.
Not even playing at Bramlage Coliseum, where K-State had won a facility record 14 straight, in front of a sellout crowd of 12,528 fans was enough to help it overcome the Cowboys.
Oh, the home crowd tried to lift K-State, and was a main reason why it came within a missed Jacob Pullen layup in the closing seconds of forcing overtime. But the Wildcats simply made too many mistakes. (more…)