Kansas State University athletic director John Currie speaks to the media Tuesday, March 27, 2012, regarding the departure of men's basketball coach Frank Martin in Manhattan, Kansas. Martin resigned at Kansas State to take a job at the University of South Carolina. (Travis Heying/Wichita Eagle/MCT)
Kansas State University athletic director John Currie speaks to the media Tuesday, March 27, 2012, regarding the departure of men's basketball coach Frank Martin in Manhattan, Kansas. Martin resigned at Kansas State to take a job at the University of South Carolina. (Travis Heying/Wichita Eagle/MCT) Wichita Eagle/MCT
Kansas State University athletic director John Currie speaks to the media Tuesday, March 27, 2012, regarding the departure of men's basketball coach Frank Martin in Manhattan, Kansas. Martin resigned at Kansas State to take a job at the University of South Carolina. (Travis Heying/Wichita Eagle/MCT) Wichita Eagle/MCT

K-State AD denies rift led to Martin's departure

March 27, 2012 07:25 PM