Marcus Foster lobbed the ball high above the rim and Justin Edwards caught it. The result was a thunderous dunk that brought the crowd at Bramlage Coliseum to its feet on the opening possession of Kansas State’s 73-53 victory over Savannah State on Sunday.
Kansas State has ramped up its interest in Duke transfer Semi Ojeleye, according to his former AAU basketball coach. The Wildcats are one of many schools pursuing Ojeleye, including Kansas and Wichita State.
Kansas State has sold approximately 10,000 tickets to the Alamo Bowl. That number will guarantee the No. 11 Wildcats a strong following in San Antonio for their Jan. 2 game against No. 14 UCLA, but it also falls short of fulfilling their full ticket allotment of 12,000.
Just in case Kansas State basketball players failed to view a narrow, low-scoring victory over Bradley as a wake-up call, Wildcats coach Bruce Weber reinforced the pressing need for improvement on Friday.