HONOLULU — The Kansas State basketball team is leading Long Beach State 40-28 at halftime of the championship game of the Diamond Head Classic.
The Wildcats jumped on the 49ers early with a 26-13 lead and pulled ahead by as many as 16 before Long Beach State ended the half on a 6-2 run.
Rodney McGruder leads K-State with 12 points. The junior forward is 5 for 5 from the field. Will Spradling has scored eight points and Jordan Henriquez has scored five.