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Postgame: K-State 85, Cleveland State 56

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…)