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Kansas State Vs. Virginia Tech: Basketball Preview

Kansas State hopes to remain unbeaten as it travels to Blacksburg in its first road test of the season against Virginia Tech.

The youthful Kansas State Wildcats basketball team hopes to remain unbeaten on Saturday when they travel to Blacksburg to take on Virginia Tech. This will be the first real test for Frank Martin's team whose four victories all came at home against mid-major teams.

Virginia Tech enters the game 5-2 with losses to Minnesota and Syracuse. If the Wildcats are going to remain unbeaten then they will have to slow down the Hokies' 6-foot-4 guard Erick Green who is off to a good start this season averaging a team high 16.5 points per game while shooting over 51 percent from the field. 

Tip off for the game is scheduled for 4:30 pm CT and will be televised nationally on ESPNU. 

For more on this game, Kansas State fans should check out Bring On The Cats and Virginia Tech fans should join the discussion at Gobbler Country. For more on College Basketball be sure to check out SB Nation's College Basketball Hub.