Saturday, April 30, 2016



K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | April 28, 2016

    Four Wildcats named to NFF honor society

    Four former Kansas State football players — place kicker Jack Cantele, fullback Glenn Gronkowski, offensive lineman Luke Hayes and wide receiver Stanton Weber — were among a record 868 players to be named members of the 2016 National Football Foundation (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society, the NFF announced Wednesday. The

  • Football | April 26, 2016

    Snyder joins social media with Twitter post

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    Bill Snyder, who once referred to the internet as “electronic cyberspace world,” has joined Twitter. The Kansas State football coach made his debut Monday with a tweet complimenting his team: “So very proud of the young men in our program for their effort and commitment

  • Football | April 26, 2016

    Senior Barnett back for Wildcats

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    Dante Barnett planned to lead Kansas State’s defense for one last season and then take his shot at the NFL. But nothing went according to plan last season for the K-State safety. Barnett went down with a shoulder injury early in the first game

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    QBs shine in annual spring game

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    Bill Snyder says he truly doesn’t know who will be his starting quarterback next season. If Saturday’s spring game was any indication, Kansas State’s Hall of Fame coach is telling the truth. Much like last season’s spring scrimmage, Joe Hubener, Alex

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    Scrimmage highlights new faces on defense

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    Injuries on the defensive side of the ball likely cost Kansas State some wins a year ago. As the hurt players began to pile up, the Wildcats’ coaching staff had no choice but to throw several young players into the mix midseason, giving each a

  • Football | April 24, 2016

    Wildcats show depth at wide receiver

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    Kansas State finished its spring practices still trying to build depth at a few positions, but at least one area of the team has plenty of players to choose from. The Wildcats got plenty of contributions from its wide receiver corps during Saturday’s Purple

  • Football | April 22, 2016

    Snyder takes chance on WR Pringle

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    Before Byron Pringle ever signed with Kansas State he had to have a special meeting with Wildcat coach Bill Snyder. Pringle, a 22-year-old sophomore wide receiver for the Wildcats, came to K-State after one season at Butler Community College and a couple years after his

  • Football | April 21, 2016

    Spring game radio, ticket information

    The annual Purple/White Spring Game will be carried on 14 stations across the state of Kansas, in addition to Sirius/XM Satellite Radio as the K-State Sports Network and K-State Sports Properties announced its affiliate lineup for this Saturday. Coverage on Saturday begins at 12:30 p.

  • Football | April 20, 2016

    Snyder still undecided on scrimmage format

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    Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is in no hurry to decide the format of this Saturday’s spring game. Snyder has seen his team scrimmage both the ones against the twos, and the ones against the ones, but he’s still unsure which format would

  • Football | April 19, 2016

    Cats working to fix defensive issues

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    Bill Snyder says statistics don’t tell the whole story. But last season’s defensive numbers certainly tell a good part of the story of how the Wildcats finished with a 6-7 record and struggled to stop almost everybody in the Big 12. The Wildcats surrendered

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