George Washington vs Kansas State

Kansas St. 69, George Washington 56

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Thomas Gipson had 17 points and 13 rebounds for his first career double-double, Will Spradling added 14 points and Kansas State used a big second-half run to beat George Washington 69-56 on Thursday night.

Jamar Samuels added 10 points and 10 rebounds in his second game since serving a suspension for violating team rules, teaming with Gipson and Jordan Henriquez to give the Wildcats (4-0) an imposing front line. That contributed to 25 second-chance points against their smaller Atlantic 10 opponent.

George Washington (4-2), picked to finish fourth in the A-10, hung around until midway through the second half, when Spradling and company put together a 15-1 run that covered about six minutes.

After beating up on four weak opponents at home, Kansas State now hits the road to face Virginia Tech on Sunday, then plays West Virginia and former coach Bob Huggins on a neutral floor next week.

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George Washington (4-2)292756
Kansas State (4-0) «323769

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George Washington Colonials
J. Edwards, F292-50-08024
N. Mikic, F273-90-12039
J. Kopriva, F132-50-03014
T. Taylor, G365-144-834214
L. Kromah, G324-150-06249
A. Ware201-51-24223
D. Pellom191-32-65124
B. Bynes172-54-41139
D. Smith60-20-01030
D. Guest10-00-00000
J. Davis00-10-00010
Totals 20-6411-2142102356
 31.3%52.4% 
Kansas State Wildcats
T. Gipson, F266-115-7131217
J. Samuels, F264-91-4101310
R. McGruder, G313-111-26337
W. Spradling, G285-122-340114
M. Irving, G241-52-21445
S. Southwell252-40-02405
J. Henriquez152-52-411136
V. Ojeleye81-22-20024
A. Rodriguez80-40-00130
J. Jones50-10-00000
N. Williams40-01-20101
Totals 24-6416-2650162169
 37.5%61.5% 
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Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
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George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas16-231-53
Baylor12-627-811
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
TCU6-1224-1567
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Oklahoma5-1311-20171
Texas4-1411-22157
 
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