Mar 09, 2020 12:41 AM

Manhattan advances to the Class 6A Boys State Basketball Tournament

Posted Mar 09, 2020 12:41 AM

The Manhattan Indians boys basketball team ( 15-7 ) will play Haysville-Campus ( 22-0 ) Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the first round of the Class 6A State Basketball Tournament. The Indians are the eighth seed while Haysville-Campus is the number one seed in the tournament.

The rest of the pairings for the 6A boys find Blue Valley North ( 19-3 ) vs. Lawrence ( 18-4 ) on the same side of the bracket as Manhattan and Haysville-Campus. The other side has Kansas City Harmon ( 20-2 ) vs. Olathe South ( 16-6 ) and Blue Valley Northwest ( 20-2 ) meeting Lawrence Free State ( 17-5 ).

The tournament runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Charles Koch Arena at Wichita State University.

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Sneed leads Kansas State to victory on Senior Day

MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) — K-State senior Xavier Sneed scored 31 points, went 10-of-21 from the field and hit four 3’s as Kansas State defeated Iowa State 79-63, winning for the first time since January 29 to end a 10-game losing skid on Senior Day for the Wildcats.

Kansas State led by as many as 26 in the win. Solomon Young scored 17 for Iowa State, which has lost five of its last six games.