Jordan Henriquez scored a career-high 17 points, Angel Rodriguez added a career-best 13 and Kansas State beat Alabama 71-58 at the Sprint Center on Saturday night.
Kansas State felt right at home in the Sprint Center and the Wildcats are hoping the purple-clad sellout crowd will be a help in facing top-ranked Duke.
The Big 12 tournament tips off Wednesday in Kansas City. Here are five things to look for during the opening-day action.
Kansas St. 74, Southern Miss. 55