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Hot K-State Shooting Leads To 82-64 Win Over Green Bay

Courtesy of K-State Athletics

MANHATTAN, Kansas – Markquis Nowell scored a season-high 22 points to lead K-State in an 82-64 win over Green Bay on Sunday at Bramlage Coliseum. K-State moved to 6-3, while Green Bay slipped to 2-8.

Nowell made seven of his 13 shots, including four makes from long range, while adding eight assists on the afternoon. K-State made a season-high 11 three pointers on a season-best 52.4 percent from behind the arc.

Ismael Massoud added a season-high 17 points. The sophomore made all five of his shots and was a perfect 4-for-4 from long range. Mark Smith posted another double-double with 14 points and 11 boards. It’s the third double-double for Smith this season. A total of nine players scored for K-State in the win.

K-State went 28-for-51 (54.9 percent) from the field with 17 assists on their 28 made field goals. The Cats held Green Bay to 4-for-17 shooting from long range.

Japannah Kellogg III scored a team-high 15 for Green Bay. Kamari McGee added 14.

Derek Nesterhttps://sunflowerstateradio.com
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.

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