Saturday, July 2, 2016

K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | June 24, 2016

    K-State to play Colorado, WSU in football

    Kansas State added a pair of Power-5 conference opponents to its future football schedules, including a familiar former Big 12 opponent. K-State athletic director John Currie announced the addition of games against Colorado and Washington State in a letter to fans on Thursday. The Wildcats will

  • Columns |Football | June 16, 2016

    Cameron: Baylor wrong to consider Briles’ return

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    Unthinkable. It took some considerable thought to produce the best possible word to describe the possibility that Art Briles might be reinstated as Baylor football coach in 2017 after a one-year suspension. For the record, there were plenty of other candidates in the dictionary. How about “

  • Football | June 10, 2016

    ESPN: Wabash Big 12’s best pregame

    ESPN has picked Kansas State’s pregame playing of “Wabash Cannonball” as one of the best in college football and tops in the Big 12. In a college football roundup on Wednesday, ESPN writers commented on the best football pregame traditions in each Power 5 conference. ESPN’

  • Football |Baseball |Track & Field | June 09, 2016

    Kansas HoF announces latest class

    The Kansas Sports Hall of Fame has announced plans to enshrine its 12-member class of 2016 in a ceremony on Oct. 2 in Wichita, including four members with Kansas State connections. K-State Hall of Famer and former baseball player Steven Anson, K-State All-America football player and three-time

  • Football | June 07, 2016

    Klein expected to leave K-State

    One of the most decorated players in Kansas State football history is on his way out the door of Vanier Family Football Complex. The Wichita Eagle reported late Monday night that former Heisman Trophy finalist and current K-State graduate assistant Collin Klein is expected to

  • Football | June 07, 2016

    K-State mourns the passing of Henry Childs

    A three-year letterwinner at K-State who went on to play nine seasons in the NFL, former Wildcat Henry Childs died at the age of 65 in his native Thomasville, Georgia, Friday. Childs, who is one of 28 players in program history with 1,000 career receiving yards, led K-State

  • Football | June 06, 2016

    Big 12 board: Unclear if league still has 10 teams by ‘17

    IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 will have a football championship game in 2017. What remains unclear is if the conference will still be a 10-team league then. While the Big 12 board of directors made a somewhat surprising decision this week to resurrect the football title game, the

  • Football | June 05, 2016

    Big 12 football title game to return in 2017

    IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 is bringing back its football championship game in 2017, regardless of whether the conference expands from its current 10 members. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Friday that university presidents and chancellors unanimously voted to approve “in concept the re-implementation of a championship football game.”

  • Football | June 02, 2016

    Bowlsby wants decision on expansion

    IRVING, Texas — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby wants conference leaders to make decisions one way or the other on the lingering topics of expansion, a football championship game and a league network by the end of the summer. Athletic directors spent about 90 minutes during the Big 12

  • Football | June 02, 2016

    K-State announces times for first 3 football games

    Kansas State announced game times and TV designations for the first three games of the football season on Wednesday. The opening slate is highlighted by a primetime televised Friday night season opener at Stanford and an afternoon home opener against Florida Atlantic. The Wildcats and

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