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...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Redskins players happy RG3 was benched

Isaiah Thomas rips list that ranks him 88th-best in NBA

Australian television want 49ers to showcase Jarryd Hayne

Urban Meyer: We will announce starting QB first snap of season

Mike Shanahan: Kirk Cousins will be a top-10 NFL QB

Raiders Khalil Mack is going to be a superstar

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Buffalo Bills name Tyrod Taylor their starting QB

Clemson QB Deshaun Watson: My goal is to go undefeated

Chip Kelly praises Tim Tebow: ‘He’s had a good camp’

Jay Gruden: RG3 benched for performance, not concussion

Judge: No settlement in Brady against NFL, decision by Friday

Wozniacki: Media should move on from McIlroy relationship

College Basketball News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Five NFL teams that should trade for Robert Griffin III

10 takeaways from Week 3 of the NFL preseason

Cubs' Jake Arrieta no-hits the Dodgers

Chicago Bears release Tim Jennings

U.S. Open men's preview

U.S. Open women's preview

D'Angelo Russell zings Lakers fans

Every NBA division's most interesting rookie for 2015-16

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker