Kansas State basketball coach Jerome Tang on overtime victory over ORU
Kansas State basketball coach Jerome Tang talks about the Wildcats’ overtime victory against Oral Roberts on Tuesday.
MANHATTAN — Kansas State’s basketball team will look to remain undefeated at home on Saturday with an afternoon game against North Alabama at Bramlage Coliseum.
The Wildcats (5-2) survived an overtime scare from Oral Roberts on Tuesday before scoring the game’s last 12 points for an 88-78 victory. They face a North Alabama team (4-3) that snapped a two-game losing streak Thursday night with an 86-71 come-from-behind victory over Tennessee Tech.
Senior guard KJ Johnson leads the Lions in scoring at 14.6 points per game, followed by sophomore Jacari Lane with 12.3 points and 3.3 assists. Forward Damian Forest adds 10 points and a team-best 8.7 rebounds.
North Alabama has four starters back from a team that went 18-15 last year.
For K-State, Tylor Perry averages 17.4 points and 5.3 assists, Cam Carter 16.9 points, 5.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists, and Arthur Kaluma 15.7 points with 8.5 rebounds.
Here’s where fans can tune in to watch, stream or listen to the game:
How to watch Kansas State basketball vs. North Alabama
When: 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2
Where: Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan
TV: ESPN+/Big 12 Now
Livestream: ESPN+ App (subscribe here)
Radio: K-State Sports Network
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Who are the TV announcers for K-State vs. ORU?
Ben Boyle (play-by-play), Stan Weber (analyst) and Hannah Whetstone (sideline) will have the call.
Arne Green is based in Salina and covers Kansas State University sports for the Gannett network. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter at @arnegreen.