MANHATTAN - Darren Sproles is a perfect example of Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder's preference for molding smallish running backs into big-time football players.
MANHATTAN - Daniel Sams seems to have a quiet dash of confidence as he bids to become Kansas State's starting quarterback.
Braden Wilson's first week in a National Football League training camp was pretty much what the Kansas City Chiefs' sixth-round draft pick anticipated.
TOPEKA - The winning streak is over. The West squad had won the previous seven meetings over the East in the Kansas Shrine Bowl, but the East used a gadget play to turn the tables on Saturday night. On fourth-and-four from the West 20-yard line, the East's Conley Wilkins threw a halfback pass to Austin Moses for a go-ahead touchdown with 3:04 remaining, lifting the East to a 22-19 victory at Yager Stadium on the ...
No matter how hard they tried, Western Athletic Conference football opponents couldn't stop Great Bend High School linebacker Hunter Harrison from making a tackle.
The Shrine Bowl is almost here. The 40th annual renewal of the prestigious high school all-star football game for graduated seniors from across the state is set for Saturday night. Game time is set for 7 at Yager Stadium on the Washburn University campus, located at 1700 Southwest College Ave. in Topeka. Hunter Harrison, a linebacker from Great Bend, and Bryce Steiner, a defensive back/quarterback from Central Plains, will be playing in the benefit game ...
After a few nibbles early in the summer, former Kansas State placekicker Anthony Cantele is still trying to land a free-agent contract as National Football League camps open this week.
SALINA - Part of the 40th Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl football game is living in the moment.
Hunter Harrison could be described as a throwback high school football player, one of those rawboned linebackers who seemed to be in on every tackle for the Great Bend Panthers last fall.
PARSONS - It's National Football League trivia time. Who is the lone active quarterback in the NFL who grew up and played high school football in Kansas? The answer is Parsons native Shaun Hill, who has found a home as a backup with the Detroit Lions. He heads to training camp later this month for his 12th season, including his fourth year behind starter Matt Stafford. "I'm going into my 12th year and if you ...
WICHITA - Collin Klein is playing the waiting game. The former Kansas State quarterback and Heisman Trophy finalist wasn't selected in the 2013 NFL Draft, although he was invited for a tryout with the Houston Texans shortly afterward. He didn't wind up signing a free-agent contract, but he's hopeful of landing one when training camp opens later this month. "I'm waiting for an invite," Klein said on Monday as he kicked off his tour of ...
After one round, Great Bend's Steve Gotsche finds himself far removed from the leader board in his first Senior PGA Tour experience at the 34th Annual U.S. Senior Open Championship at Omaha (Neb.) Country Club.
This is the dream that has flickered in the mind of Great Bend's Steve Gotsche since his most recent win - coming in 2008 in the PGA Midwest Section Championship.
Former Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein, a Heisman Trophy finalist this past season, is kicking off a tour of Kansas in mid-July for his Collin Klein Passing Academy.