The first half was a battle between the Kansas St. Wildcats and Texas A&M Aggies, but Kansas State came out strong in the second half to out score Texas A&M by 12 points to win 63-54. Kansas State started to pull away four minutes into the second half when they went on a 13-1 run to have a 43-35 lead with just under 10 minutes left in the game.
Two key players in this game for Kansas State were Will Spradling who scored a career-high 19 points and Angel Rodriguez scored all 13 of his points in the second half. Another readon Kansas State was able to win was that they were able to make their free throws which is something Texas A&M could not. Kansas State made eight more free throws than Texas A&M, and that was a main reason why Kansas State was able to defeat Texas A&M.
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