K-State Picks Up 75-63 Win at TCU

Courtesy of K-State Athletics

FORT WORTH, Texas – Kansas State placed four players in double figures in a 75-63 road win over TCU on Saturday evening. The Cats won their second straight to improve to 12-10 (4-6 Big 12).

Nijel Pack led the way with a game-high 20 points. Pack hit seven of his 10 field goal attempts with three makes from long range. Mark Smith posted another double-double of 16 points and 10 rebounds. Markquis Nowell stuffed the stat sheet with 14 points, six rebounds, and six assists, while Mike McGuirl added 13 points to go with three rebounds and three assists.

Damion Baugh (17), Francisco Farabello (14) and Emanuel Miller (13) reached double figures for TCU, who dropped to 15-5 (4-4 Big 12).

K-State led by as many as 16 in win. The Cats hit 15 of their 20 free throws on the night. TCU went just 13-for-22 from the charity stripe.

Derek Nester
Derek Nesterhttp://www.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 2020 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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