9:00 PM ET, February 28, 2011
Frank Erwin Center, Austin, Texas
AUSTIN, Texas -- Kansas State is surging at the right time.Texas, the team that two weeks ago looked unstoppable in the Big 12, is slipping at precisely the wrong one.Rodney McGruder scored 22 points, Jacob Pullen scored 20 and Kansas State muscled past Texas (No. 8 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) 75-70 on Monday night, the Wildcats' fifth straight win and first on the road over a Top 10 team since 1994.
• Kansas State won its fifth straight game and seventh in its last eight. During the streak, K-State has beat three teams in the top 30 of the RPI.
• Texas lost for the third time in its last four games following an 11-game winning streak.
• Jordan Hamilton shot 5-18 from the floor and is 15-58 from the field in Texas' last three losses.
• K-State became the first team to shoot 50 percent from the floor at Texas this season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||27-54 (.500)||23-68 (.338)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-14 (.357)||5-18 (.278)|
|FT Made-Attempted||16-21 (.762)||19-26 (.731)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||21 (0/0)|
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