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Mason Schoen has accomplished all his Kansas State goals

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When looking at the bio for Mason Schoen on the Kansas State men’s basketball web site, don’t look for the typical stats for a guard, like points, assists or steals.

Instead, look at the accolades he’s earned and you’ll learn all you need to know about Mason Schoen, the senior from Blue Valley Northwest High School.

He’s been on the Commissioner’s Honor Roll every semester through his first three seasons, and was a National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Honors Court recipient and a first-team Academic All-Big 12 selection last season.

Mason Schoen has already graduated with a degree in finance, and is close to a second degree in marketing. He’s working toward his MBA.

Countdown: Top 5 NBA players drafted from Kansas State University

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As we continue looking at some of the best NBA players to come from our local schools, we now look at the best to come from the Little Apple. While Kansas State hasn’t had a continuously consistent basketball program, they still have found success, making 29 NCAA Tournaments, 4 Final Fours, and have been named 44th on the Associated Press’s All-Time Poll. Through the years the Wildcats have had some talented players that had great NBA careers, including a hall-of-famer. And as we get closer to the NBA Draft, we look at the best NBA players from Kansas State, based on their NBA success.