Unranked Kansas State knocks off No. 7 Texas

Rodney McGruder scored 22 points and surging Kansas State muscled past slumping No. 7 Texas 75-70 on Monday night, the Wildcats' fifth straight win.

Jacob Pullen scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half as Kansas State (21-9, 9-6 Big 12) sent the Longhorns to their second straight loss and third in four games.

Two weeks ago, the Longhorns (24-6, 12-3) were in first place in the Big 12 and among the top contenders for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.

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