NCAA Game Summary - Alabama-Huntsville at Kansas State|
(Tuesday, November 13)
Final Score: Kansas State 87, Alabama-Huntsville 26
Manhattan, KS (Sports Network) - Shane Southwell recorded a career-high 16
points and added nine rebounds as the Kansas State Wildcats routed the
Alabama-Huntsville Chargers, 87-26, in regional round action of the NIT Season
Tip-Off at Bramlage Coliseum.
Rodney McGruder scored 11 points for the Wildcats (3-0), who will advance to
the semifinals at Madison Square Garden next week. Angel Rodriguez and Will
Spradling tallied 10 points apiece, while Rodriguez added six assists.
No player scored in double figures for Alabama-Huntsville (2-1), who shocked
North Texas in the opening round of the tournament. Jaime Smith was the
Chargers' top performer with four points, four rebounds, and five assists.
Kansas State got out to a commanding 47-11 first half lead. Alabama-Huntsville
was ice cold from three-point range in the frame, going 1-of-15.
The Wildcats were on autopilot in the second half as the game was never in
Kansas State shot 55.7 percent from the floor, compared to 16.4 percent for
The 61-point margin of victory matches the Wildcats' school record set on Dec.
7, 1991 against Delaware State.
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