The post-Collin Klein era is in full-force.
HAYS - The thrills and excitement that is college rodeo comes back to the Doug Philip Arena as Fort Hays State University hosts its 47th annual National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Spring Rodeo from April 19-21, as 600 competitors try to stamp their ticket to the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., later this year.
Cornerback Terence Newman has signed a two-year contract to remain with the Cincinnati Bengals, it was learned on Wednesday.
MANHATTAN - Kansas State, coming off a memorable Big 12 championship run and BCS berth in the Fiesta Bowl, opens spring football practice on Wednesday.
HAYS - Former Barton Community College and current Fort Hays State University standout Dwayne Brunson was named the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Athlete of the Week on Monday, Feb. 18.
MANHATTAN - Former Kansas State standout Andre Coleman, who has spent the last three seasons as an assistant coach at Youngstown State, will return to his alma mater to tutor the wide receivers, Wildcats head coach Bill Snyder announced Wednesday.
MANHATTAN - Every time 11th-ranked Kansas State got close, No. 3-ranked Kansas would make a play.
Longtime Kansas State assistant football coach Michael Smith, a record-setting receiver for the Wildcats during the infancy of head coach Bill Snyder's tenure in Manhattan, has been named Arkansas' wide receivers coach.
During Bill Snyder's tenure as head football coach at Kansas State, the Wildcats have registered seven 11-win seasons over his 21 seasons at the helm.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas State hadn't had a signature win since last February, when the Wildcats did it in back-to-back fashion, beating Baylor and Missouri in road games to assure themselves an NCAA tournament berth.
Just over a month ago, Kansas State's football world was turned upside down.
MANHATTAN - Kansas State announced Thursday that approximately 500 upper level tickets to the Jan. 3 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl game at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz., have been made available to K-State fans after the department filled its team ticket requests.
By Jim Misunas
MANHATTAN - Kansas State senior wide receiver Chris Harper has been selected to participate in the 2013 Senior Bowl and will play for the North squad in the annual collegiate all-star game.
MANHATTAN - Jared Loomis of Macksville and Braden Wilson, a Smith Center native, were honored during Kansas State's pregame recognition for graduating seniors on Saturday night against Texas.