Monday, April 27, 2015



K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | April 26, 2015

    QB race unsettled after spring game

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    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder doesn’t need to decide on his quarterback until just before his team’s first game on Sept. 5 against South Dakota. It might take that long for the Hall of Fame coach to find his guy after

  • Football | April 26, 2015

    Former K-State football assistant Davie dies at 73

    Jim Davie, a top assistant coach on the first K-State football team to ever go to a bowl game, died in his Manhattan home Friday. Davie, 73, was a highly successful coach at Wichita Southeast High School, where he won two state championships. During his tenure

  • Football | April 26, 2015

    Wildcats’ offense has work to do

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    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — It’s safe to say that defenses are usually further along than offenses during spring football. Nowhere was that more evident than Kansas State’s spring game on Saturday afternoon at Sporting Park, where the Purple handled the White, 55-24. Consider the

  • Football | April 26, 2015

    MHS products shine in K-State spring game

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    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kansas State’s spring football game on Saturday had a Manhattan accent to it. K-State’s roster includes five Manhattan High products - fullback Winston Dimel, wide receiver Deante Burton, special-teams player Taylor Hilgers and offensive linemen Terrale Johnson and Jason Lierz. “

  • Football | April 24, 2015

    Cats’ Lee ready for full-time job at LB

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    This time a year ago, Elijah Lee was just finishing high school, assuming he’d redshirt once he arrived at Kansas State. Now, after bursting onto the scene last season as a true freshman — serving as a pass-rush specialist — Lee is battling for one of

  • Football | April 22, 2015

    McDaniel trying to be a complete player

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    He’s the size of a safety and he hits like a linebacker, but those reputations aren’t good enough for Kansas State cornerback Danzel McDaniel. McDaniel, who transferred to K-State from Dodge City Community College before last season, established himself a as one of

  • Football | April 19, 2015

    Klein comes back from serious back injury

    Football could have ended for Kyle Klein last year. After a mid-August surgery to fix a protruding disc in his lower back, Klein was left bed-ridden with six months of rehabilitation ahead of him and a still uncertain future when he returned. But as the

  • Football | April 19, 2015

    Barnett named to Lott watch list

    Kansas State senior safety Dante Barnett was one of 42 players nationally to be named to the Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list on Friday. Barnett is the fourth Wildcat to be selected as a candidate for the award. Arthur Brown was one of four finalists in

  • Football | April 17, 2015

    Brown, Scott to serve as captains for spring game

    Kansas State officials announced Thursday that former Wildcat letterwinners Larry Brown and Clarence Scott will serve as honorary captains for the upcoming spring football game in Kansas City. Brown, a fullback from 1967-68, served mainly as a blocking back his first season before gaining more

  • Football | April 15, 2015

    Wildcats look to improve run game

    Go all the way back to 1989. Try, as difficult as it is, to remember Kansas State football back then, when the Wildcats weren’t winning many games and nobody really cared what happed in Manhattan on Saturdays in the fall. That was the last time


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