When Texas A&M senior Derrick Roland went down earlier this season with a leg injury so horrific that it has been compared to Joe Theismann’s famous break, college basketball players and coaches across the country cringed.
With the Aggies coming to Bramlage Coliseum tonight, K-State basketball coach Frank Martin said his thoughts are still with Roland (a senior guard who is now almost certainly done for the season) and the A&M basketball team.
“My heart goes out to them,” Martin said. “You don’t want to lose a senior. You don’t want to lose a four-year guy. Guys who play the game the right way don’t deserve for those things to happen to them.” (more…)