The Kansas State basketball team has a calling card. The Wildcats win NCAA Tournament games with defense. Of all the wild and exciting developments to come out of their two victories at Spectrum Center this week, that is the most notable.
The Kansas State Wildcats defeated the 16th-seeded UMBC Retrievers in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday and advanced to the Sweet 16, where K-State will face Kentucky on Thursday in the South Regional semifinals.
KU guard Devonte' Graham said he hit his forehead running into Udoka Azubuike late in the first half of the Jayhawks' NCAA Tournament victory over Seton Hall on March 17, 2018, "went black for a little second" and went into concussion protocol.
The Kansas Jayhawks defeated the Seton Hall Pirates in a second-round NCAA Tournament game on Saturday at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. No. 1 seed KU has advanced to the Sweet 16 next Friday in Omaha, Neb.
Kansas Jayhawks guard Devonté Graham's biggest assist in KU's 83-79 victory over the Seton Hall Pirates in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Wichita didn't go the box score. In a crucial moment, he let someone else take over.
When the No. 9 seed Kansas State Wildcats take the floor against the No. 16 seed UMBC Retrievers on Sunday the vast majority of fans watching live at Spectrum Center and from home will be rooting against the Wildcats.
The No. 9 seed Kansas State Wildcats will play the 16-seed UMBC Retrievers in the second round of the NCAA Tournament around 6:45 p.m. Sunday at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC. A preview, TV info, time and predictions for the basketball game.