K-State awaits letter from 6-10 player

The Kansas State basketball team will soon announce the signing of Lithuanian forward Laimonas Chatkevicius.

Chatkevicius is a 6-foot-10, 230-pound big man who is finishing his high school career at South Kent (Conn.) Prep. He played AAU ball with MoKan Elite.

A source close to Chatkevicius said he signed a letter of intent to play for the Wildcats on Wednesday. Once his paperwork arrives at K-State, his signing will be made public by the university.