Gregorian Chants

March 18, 2014 2:08 PM

‘Mr. K-State’ Ernie Barrett seeks revenge against Kentucky, 63 years later

Mere moments after Kansas State’s first NCAA Tournament opponent was announced Sunday, Ernie Barrett, aka “Mr. K-State,” called K-State coach Bruce Weber and rendered a plea 63 years in the making. “This is a chance to get even with them,” Barrett on Tuesday recalled telling Weber. Barrett’s 1951 team lost to Kentucky in the NCAA title game.

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