Monthly Archives: March 2017

Surprised by Frank Martin and South Carolina? You shouldn’t be

When a team makes a Final Four for the first time ever – heck, when it wins an NCAA Tournament game for the first time ever – surprise is part of the expected reaction. So it has been for the … Continue reading

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K-State fans gave Dana Altman same support they now give Bruce Weber

News broke Monday that Kansas State would retain Bruce Weber for the 2017-18 season. Unless you’re an unlucky soul in need of a cranial extraction from a certain cavity, you can guess the resigned but loud reaction that followed for … Continue reading

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Former K-State guard Nigel Johnson transferring … again; Jevon Thomas, Tre Harris also need new homes

Quick late-day news out of New Jersey as former Kansas State Wildcats guard Nigel Johnson is transferring, again, this time from Rutgers. According to a school-issued release Friday afternoon, Johnson informed the coaching staff that he intends to earn his … Continue reading

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No booze for old men (or anyone) at NCAA Tournament Sweet 16

So, check your TVs tonight for any and all alcohol commercials during the NCAA Tournament.  Curious to see if they run because host sites aren’t pouring even beer  even by halftime of the Oregon / Michigan game … as I … Continue reading

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K-State basketball: Disgruntled fan’s pipe dream

This quote from Twitter, which came in a conversation thread regarding Bruce Weber, caught my eye on Monday because it is the quintessential disgruntled Kansas State Wildcats basketball fan’s coaching pipe dream in a nutshell. “whoever we get, i want … Continue reading

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After Cincy loss, 30-year K-State season ticket holder is done

So, here we are … the end of the season. We knew we’d get here eventually, even if it was a game or two longer than a solid minority of Kansas State fans wanted. And, the end came in the … Continue reading

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More than a few K-State fans want their team to lose

A couple of recent polls illustrate a fan base nearly split between wanting its team to win in the postseason and wanting a new coach. The “Bruce Weber sucks no matter what he does” narrative has been a thing in … Continue reading

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