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Cats drop heartbreaker at home, fall 59-57 to TCU

Denver v Kansas State Xavier Sneed
Posted at 10:51 PM, Jan 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-07 23:51:15-05

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kevin Samuel deftly tipped in RJ Nembhard's errant floater with 1.7 seconds remaining, allowing TCU to escape with an ugly 59-57 victory over Kansas State. Samuel finished with 10 points and 15 rebounds to lead four players in double-figures scoring for the Horned Frogs (11-3), who are off to a 2-0 start in the Big 12 for the first time since joining the conference. Desmond Bane contributed 16 points, Nembhard added 15 and Jaire Grayer finished with 10. Xavier Sneed led Kansas State (7-7, 0-2) with 19 points, though he was just 5 of 14 from the field.