Originally written on Fox Sports Kansas City  |  Last updated 1/18/13
(AP) -- Rodney McGruder is settling into first-year coach Bruce Weber's offensive scheme, and that's a big reason Kansas State is on the verge of its longest winning streak in more than three years. Oklahoma is looking to continue its own lengthy run. McGruder tries for another strong offensive showing as the No. 16 Wildcats seek an eighth straight victory Saturday against the Sooners. McGruder leads Kansas State (14-2, 3-0 Big 12) with 15.3 points per game, slightly lower than his career-high average of 15.8 from last season. The senior guard initially struggled to learn Weber's offense, averaging 11.9 points on 37.8 percent shooting - 7 of 30 from 3-point range - over the first nine games of the season. But the learning curve seems to be over, with McGruder getting 19.6 points per contest while hitting 50.0 percent from the field - 15 of 36 from beyond the arc - to spark the Wildcats' seven-game winning streak. "I'm able to make shots. It's a lot of fun," McGruder said. "Ther...
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