It’s time to give Luis Colon his due.
The K-State senior forward made his first start of the season against Cleveland State on Tuesday, and made a huge impact for the Wildcats down low.
During the 85-56 blowout victory, he grabbed 12 rebounds, scored four points and turned the ball over zero times.
It’s the kind of hard-working, mistake-free effort coach Frank Martin yearns for. And with a dependable senior playing so well underneath the basket, Martin wasn’t the least bit surprised that K-State dominated the glass and snared a whopping 50 rebounds.
“That’s why he’s in the lineup,” Martin said. (more…)