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College / Mar 26, 2012 / 2:30 pm

College Coach Frank Martin Paid His Former Prep Players

Frank Martin

It’s not exactly as it seems, but yes, Kansas State head coach Frank Martin did pay his former players. Martin coached high school ball for 16 years in the same Miami inner city that he grew up in, and said this weekend during CBS’ coverage of the NCAA Tournament that he regularly gave money to his former prep players once they moved on to college. Read More »

College / Nov 9, 2010 / 11:45 am

Jacob Pullen Has Kansas State Thinking Final Four

Jacob Pullen

Now that the Top 25 has come out, it is time to preview some of the best college teams in the 2010-11 season. The key to having a successful team is having the perfect blend of athleticism, fundamentals and chemistry. Last week, we broke down was the No. 2 ranked team, the Michigan State Spartans. This week’s profile will be on Frank Martin‘s Kansas State Wildcats. Read More »

College / Mar 10, 2010 / 8:30 am

5 Things to Watch For during the Big 12 Tournament

Texas' Damion James

Texas' Damion James

It’s Championship Week in college basketball, otherwise known as the week of tournaments before THE Tournament. And honestly, it seems this year people only really care about two conference tourneys: the Big East and the Big 12 … maybe the ACC based on history and hype.

So far I’ve previewed the Big East and the Pac-10 (hometown allegiance); next up is the Big 12. Read More »