For the first time, the NCAA is allowing college athletes to receive money in their scholarships to cover the so-called cost of attendance, those expenses beyond tuition, room and board, books and fees that come with attending school. Depending on the school, it could mean
Kansas State football fans can get a glimpse of the 2015 Wildcats beginning Saturday with the K-State Football Preseason Special, as times for the show, in addition to the regular season Bill Snyder TV and Radio Shows, were announced this week. Voice of the Wildcats Wyatt
Kansas State senior offensive lineman Cody Whitehair was one of 34 players nationally to be added to the watch list for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award during the award’s final update, award committee announced Tuesday. Whitehair is now a member of the Lombardi Award watch list
In college football, familiarity can be a powerful weapon. Returning starters are better players than newcomers who don’t know the playbook. Quarterbacks that develop good chemistry with wide receivers have an edge over players that don’t. But it’s not just players who
The Green Bay Packers’ worst fears about the severity of receiver Jordy Nelson’s knee injury have come true. The team said Monday only that the former Kansas State All-American suffered a “significant right knee injury” that would cost him the season. Nelson, one of
PITTSBURGH — None of the Packers were coming out and saying it, but the looks on their faces and the words coming out of their mouths seemed to confirm the suspicion. Former Kansas State All-American and Riley County standout Jordy Nelson is out for the season.
If Jordan Willis has any hope of filling the void at defensive end left by Ryan Mueller, he knows it will be done with a big motor. Ask almost anyone within the Kansas State football program about Mueller and they’ll typically point to his
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Earlier in the summer, former Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters was busy helping former teammate and wide receiver Curry Sexton with some youth football camps around Kansas. Once that was over, Waters went back to his hometown — Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Iowa
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Outspoken Richard Sherman, for once, was at a loss for words. But only for a moment. The Seattle Seahawks’ All-Pro cornerback was undecided if he should talk to the media in the aftermath of their 14-13 NFL preseason loss to the Kansas
Former Kansas State consensus All-American and current Green Bay Packer All-Pro receiver Jordy Nelson and his wife Emily have generously pledged a philanthropic contribution to K-State Athletics. The gift will assist in the department’s efforts to complete Phase III-B of the Bill Snyder Family
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