MANHATTAN, Kan. - Kansas State will look to continue its 19-game home court winning streak against non-conference opponents on Sunday afternoon, when the Wildcats welcome in Texas State to Bramlage Coliseum at 2 p.m.
Action can be heard live from Bramlage Coliseum on the K-State Sports Network and at www.kstatesports.com, with the award-winning Brian Smoller providing the play-by-play and former Wildcat Missy Heidrick adding the color analysis.
The Wildcats are coming off a 68-56 setback at Wisconsin-Green Bay on Dec. 5. Due to finals week, K-State did not have a game scheduled during the 11-day stretch. K-State was led in Green Bay by senior guard Kimberly Dietz and junior forward Marlies Gipson. Dietz paced the Wildcats with 16 points and was tied for the team lead in assists with four. Gipson registered her seventh career double-double, as she carded 11 points and 11 rebounds.
For the season, K-State is led in scoring by Dietz at 13.4 points per game. Also in doubles figures are junior guard Shalee Lehning (11.0) and sophomore forward Ashley Sweat (10.5). Pacing the Wildcats in rebounds are Gipson (7.4) and Lehning (6.6). Lehning leads the team and the Big 12 in assists per game at 6.88 and also paces in the squad in field goal percentage (.580).