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. After mounting a 10-0 start behind the play of Heisman Trophy finalist Collin Kelin, the Wildcats, ranked No. 2 in The Associated Press' AP Top 25 poll at the time, found themselves on top of the BCS standings - on a collision course to play Oregon for the national championship. All of that changed on Nov. 17, when then-top-ranked Oregon lost to ...
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 firstname.lastname@example.org If you're looking for a way to get to the Jan. 3 Fiesta Bowl, N.R. Weber has an economical solution. Weber has secured a tour bus through Village Tours of Wichita for round-trip transportation from Great Bend to Glendale, Ariz. for $163. A quick overnight stay at America's Best Value Inn in Winslow, Ariz. costs $45, plus tax. Passengers must acquire their own Fiesta Bowl ticket. Game tickets for the Kansas ...
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.
MANHATTAN – Kansas State set a school record with 20 players receiving All-Big 12 honors as both the conference and Associated Press announced their all-conference teams Wednesday.
MANHATTAN - No. 7 Kansas State had so much at stake when it went up against No. 23 Texas in a prime-time football clash on Saturday night at Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein seemed poised to strike the Heisman pose. Until last week, he was the sentimental favorite to win the Heisman Trophy, college football's most coveted award. Klein, the golden boy in the heartland, the blonde home-schooled Christian from Loveland, Colo., with his unrelenting running style, bulldozed Wildcats opponents during their 10-0 start, translating into Kansas State being ranked No. 1 in the Bowl Championship Series and No. 2 in The Associated ...
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College football has changed a lot since 1998. That was the first time Kansas State was a serious contender for college football's national championship.
Sitting firmly at No. 2 in the Bowl Championship Series standings and ESPN/USA Today coaches poll, as well as No. 3 in The Associated Press rankings, Kansas State can ill-afford to rest on its laurels.
MANHATTAN - Kansas State senior defensive back Allen Chapman and sophomore kick returner Tyler Lockett have been named the Big 12 Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week for their performances in the Wildcats' 44-30 win over Oklahoma State, the conference office announced Monday.
MANHATTAN - Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder said he is hopeful injured quarterback Collin Klein will be available for Saturday's game at Texas Christian in Fort Worth.
MANHATTAN - The college football and Bowl Championship Series standings landscape will remain unchanged - thanks to a last-minute Alabama touchdown to turn back upset-minded LSU.
LARNED - Hey Chiefs' fans, I know it seems like 50 years since the guys with the arrowheads on their hashelmets had a winning season but it's not quite that bad.
Life can take some sudden changes, as found out by former Barton Community College baseball player Federico Castagnini.
As the College World Series began on Saturday, former Barton Community College baseball catcher Mitch Slauter became the second Cougars player to compete on college baseball's biggest stage.
LARNED - Making decisions to produce a winning major league baseball team is so easy, why don't all of these general managers do it? The Brass of the Kansas City Royals made George Brett the hitting coach and VOILA! The Royals reel off a six-game winning streak. It's so easy. World Series here we come!
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Danny Hayes hit a two-run home run and Oregon State advanced to the College World Series with a 4-3 victory over Kansas State on Monday night in the finale of a best-of-3 Super Regional at Goss Field.
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Perhaps its destiny.
EUGENE, Ore. - High jumper Erik Kynard was seeking a three-peat in the men's high jump to close his Kansas State career at the NCAA track and field championship on Friday evening. In front of more than 10,000 cheering fans, Kynard and his rival over his entire collegiate career, Derek Drouin of Indiana, went to battle one last time.
Based on his past, it comes as no surprise that Alex Reed overcame injuries to come through this spring in the 400-meter dash for the Wichita State University track and field team.
MANHATTAN - The Kansas State record holder for wins and saves by a freshman, relief pitcher Jake Matthys has been named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America team, Collegiate Baseball announced Wednesday.
LARNED - Remember when you were a little kid and always had someone you looked up to, that you worshipped, that you wanted to be like? A famous ball player like Babe Ruth or Mickey Mantle or George Brett? Maybe it was George Washington, Marilyn Monroe or even Cher, though, I don't know why!
LAWRENCE - Kansas and Hawaii will meet on the gridiron for the first time since 1985 when the Warriors travel to Lawrence in 2016 as the first part of a home-and-home series, it was announced Wednesday afternoon.
MANHATTAN - For the first time in program history, all available public football season tickets have been sold as department officials announced Monday that Kansas State football fans have stepped up in record fashion for the Wildcats' 2013 eight-game home schedule.
MANHATTAN - The NCAA and ESPN have announced the Super Regional schedule for this weekend as Kansas State's best-of-three series at Oregon State will be played Saturday through Monday at Goss Stadium in Corvallis, Ore.
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