McGruder guides Kansas State over Texas in Big 12 quarters

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Updated: March 14, 2013

Rodney McGruder had 24 points and seven
rebounds on 4-of-8 shooting from behind the arc as No. 11 Kansas State pulled
away late to down Texas, 66-49, on Thursday in Big 12 Conference quarterfinal
action.

Angel Rodriguez scored 13 points and dished out five helpers for the Wildcats
(26-6), who move on to face the winner of Oklahoma State versus Baylor, which
also takes place on Thursday.

Julien Lewis paced Texas with 13 points and Jonathan Holmes donated 10 for the
Longhorns (16-17), who shot just 34 percent and had won three straight to end
the regular season.