KSU's Diarra sidelined with hand injury

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The Kansas State basketball team will be without one of its top players when it takes on Texas tonight.

Reserve guard Cartier Diarra is out with a hand injury that will require surgery.   Diarra did not make the trip to Austin.  There's no word on how many games Diarra could miss.  

Diarra, a junior,  is averaging 6.3 points a game.   The Wildcats are in first place in the Big 12 Conference standings.