TOPEKA, Kan. (THE DRIVE) Kansas State will play UCLA in the Cactus Bowl on December 26th. Last time these two teams met was in 2015 during the Alamo Bowl. K-State is 7-5 while UCLA is 6-6 and missing former coach Jim Mora.
The Wildcats are hot right now after beating Oklahoma State and Iowa State. They have gone to 8 straight bowl games and are 8-12 overall.
K-State was also able to pull out a close win against Vanderbilt, beating them 84-79. The Wildcats shot 92% of their free-throws and Xavier Sneed had a career high game of 21 points.
Kansas was able to beat Syracuse 76-60 and is now 7-0 this season in basketball. Graham had his second game in a row scoring 35 points, a career high. Lagerald Vick also put up 20 points.
Graham shot 10 for 17 from the field and 7 for 13 from 3-point range. Graham by himself outscored Syracuse 14-4 in the final 5:16 of the first half. Kansas sits at rank number 2 in the NCAA.
KU faces Washington for their next game. The woman's team is also undefeated with a record of 6-0.