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Team: Kansas State Wildcats Basketball
League: NCAA Division I, Big 12
Home Games: Bramlage Coliseum
Conference Tournament Championships: Three
All-Time Greats: Bob Boozer, Lon Kruger, Mike Evans, Rolando Blackman, Michael Beasley
Rivals: Kansas, Missouri, Wichita State
Kansas State Wildcats Basketball TicketsThe Kansas State Wildcats basketball team played its first season of basketball in 1902. Located in Manhattan, Kan., the team's games are held at the Bramlage Coliseum. As representatives of the Kansas State University, the team has made its school proud by amassing a winning record of 1,658–1,147 at the end of the 2018-2019 season. The team's most significant rivalry is played against Kansas. The notable former players include Bob Boozer, Lon Kruger, Mike Evans, Rolando Blackman and Michael Beasley. All of them were voted Player of the Year in the team's respective conference. Boozer went on to have a career in the NBA. He was a champion in 1971, was inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010 and won a gold medal in the 1960 Summer Olympics. Kruger went on to become a coach. The organization has made 31 appearances in the NCAA basketball tournaments with the most recent in 2019. Grab your Kansas State Wildcats Basketball tickets at StubHub.
Where does the Kansas State Wildcats' basketball team play?All home Kansas State Wildcats' basketball games are played at Bramlage Coliseum, which is nicknamed the Octagon of Doom. It is located in Manhattan, Kan., and holds offices for the Kansas State University's baseball, Intercollegiate Athletics and Sports Information. The coliseum also hosts the women's basketball team's home games. The capacity is 12,528.
Who is the Kansas State Wildcats' basketball’s head coach?Bruce Weber is the head coach of the Kansas State Wildcats' basketball team. He hails from University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, and he began his coaching career in 1979. Weber was hired on March 31, 2012. His career is decorated with championships and awards such as the AP Coach of the Year in 2005, Big 12 Coach of the Year in 2013 and Southern Illinois Salukis Hall of Fame in 2018. With the Wildcats, he has led them to two conference championships and five NCAA tournament appearances.
Has the Kansas State Wildcats' basketball team ever won a national title?The Kansas State Wildcats basketball team is a decorated organization. Kansas finished the 2018-19 season with an overall winning record of 25-9. The team has made appearances in the NCAA Tournament Final Four, NCAA Tournament Elite Eight and NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen. It has been Conference Tournament Champions in 1977 and 1980 as well as Conference Regular Season Champions in 2013 and 2019 for the Big 12 Conference among others. The team has not won a national title though.
Who are some notable players from the Kansas State Wildcats' basketball?Some notable players from the team are Bob Boozer, Lon Kruger and Mike Evans. Additional important players include Rolando Blackman and Michael Beasley.
What is a Kansas State Wildcats' basketball game like?The home arena for Kansas State Wildcats' basketball games is shaped in an octagon, which is why the unofficial nickname is the Octagon of Doom. This nickname was made popular by the media during the 2009-2010 season. Some students wear T-shirts with the word Doom on them when they attend games. Before home games, the crowd sings "Wildcat Victory," the Kansas State fight song as well as "Wabash Cannonball," so games include fan participation.
What are the top games this year for Kansas State Wildcats' basketball?The most important rivalry for the Kansas State Wildcats basketball team is against Kansas. It is known as the Sunflower Showdown. The rivalry took off during the 1987–88 season, but really got heated when both teams qualified for the NCAA Tournament and went up against each other. Kansas won the national championship that season. Other top games include Iowa State, Texas and Baylor.
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