If you’re a Kansas State fan, you probably wish that the last shot the team took on Saturday had been a better look.
The Wildcats had a chance to knock off “Sunflower State” rival Kansas at Allen Fieldhouse, but came up just short losing 73-72.
Barry Brown tried a long-range shot (ESPN’s Rich Hollenberg called it “the prayer”), but he was well guarded by the Jayhawks’ Malik Newman, and the ball was off the mark.
K-State had the ball with 15 seconds to play and took its time getting the ball up court. ESPN’s Fran Fraschilla at one point implored “gotta go” to the Wildcats.
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Here is that final shot and Hollenberg’s call that “Kansas escapes again:”
After the game, Kansas State coach Bruce Weber explained what was supposed to happen on the play, which was designed for Dean Wade to take the final shot.