Scores

Final

Lamar 55

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Kansas State 79

(2-0, 2-0 home)

Coverage: ESPN3

8:00 PM ET, November 12, 2012

Fred Bramlage Coliseum, Manhattan, Kansas

1 2 T
LAM 15 4055
KSU 43 3679

Top Performers

Lamar: D. Minor 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

Kansas State: A. Rodriguez 19 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast

Kansas St. 79, Lamar 55

Associated Press

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Angel Rodriguez scored 19 points and Will Spradling added 14 as Kansas State defeated Lamar 79-55 in a Preseason NIT game on Monday night.

The game got out of hand early as the Wildcats (2-0) took a 43-15 lead into halftime after dominating the paint and capitalizing on 14 first-half turnovers by the Cardinals.

Donley Minor scored 17 points and Rhon Mitchell 15 for Lamar (0-1).

The Wildcats owned the boards at both ends in the first half, limiting Lamar to five offensive rebounds. The Cardinals had just four second-chance points and were outscored 18-6 in the paint during the first 20 minutes.

Kansas State opened up the game with a 15-0 run as Rodriguez and Spradling each drained 3-pointers. Lamar committed six turnovers in the first eight minutes.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
LAM
KSU
Points 55 79
FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 29-72 (.403)
3P Made-Attempted 5-9 (.556) 11-26 (.423)
FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 10-19 (.526)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 31

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