• WHEN/WHERE: 4 p.m. today at the Barclays Center in New York
• TV/RADIO: Fox Sports 2; WHB (810 AM)
• ABOUT KANSAS STATE (8-3): The Wildcats last victory was the most impressive of the season, as they defeated Gonzaga 72-62 in Wichita. Jevon Thomas may see his first action at point guard after spending the first semester sidelined for eligibility reasons.
• ABOUT TULANE (7-6): Tulane has lost six of its last nine games after a hot start. Dabney is the teams main scorer. He is averaging nearly 20 points, and is also an effective rebounder. Stark is also off to a promising start as a freshman, averaging 17.6 points.
• BOTTOM LINE: The Wildcats are hoping to keep their momentum going after winning six in a row.
| Kellis Robinett, firstname.lastname@example.org