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  • Football | December 02, 2015

    K-State to start next stadium project

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    As long as John Currie is athletic director at Kansas State, the ongoing renovations and expansions at Bill Snyder Family Stadium may never be completely finished. But Tuesday’s announcement that the university will break ground on the next phase of work this week is

  • Football | December 01, 2015

    K-State players to decide bowl fate if 5-7

    Like any coach, Bill Snyder doesn’t find much value in discussing how his team will react to a loss in a game that hasn’t been played. Snyder and his Kansas State football team expect to win against West Virginia on Saturday, finish the

  • Local |Kansas State University |Football | November 30, 2015

    Snyder to decide future at the end of the season

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    Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder hasn’t ruled out a return to the sidelines in 2016, however, he also hasn’t ruled out retiring at this season’s end. Snyder said Monday during the weekly Big 12 teleconference that he won’t make that decision until

  • Football | November 30, 2015

    Burns picks up third straight Big 12 honor

    For the third consecutive week, Kansas State senior Morgan Burns was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week — the first player in school history to earn three straight conference weekly honors — following his performance in K-State’s 45-14 win over Kansas, the conference

  • Football | November 30, 2015

    Final 4 field falls into place for committee

    Associated Press The College Football Playoff selection committee is set up to have a pretty easy championship weekend. Clemson is in with a win. Alabama is in with a win. The winner of the Big Ten championship game between Iowa and Michigan State gets in.

  • Football | November 30, 2015

    Matt Campbell named Iowa State coach

    Toledo coach Matt Campbell left Ames in October 2014 with a 37-30 loss and a deep appreciation of Iowa State football. On Sunday, Campbell celebrated his 36th birthday as the new coach of the Cyclones. Iowa State announced the hiring Sunday afternoon, saying Campbell has agreed

  • Football | November 29, 2015

    Wildcats ride first-quarter wave to rout

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    LAWRENCE — Bill Snyder wanted his team to get off to a better start. He got that and more on Saturday, as Kansas State used a pair of early special teams plays to set the tone for another blowout victory over rival Kansas, cruising to a 45

  • Football | November 28, 2015

    Burns stays hot with strong performance

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    LAWRENCE — Playing the cornerback position, Kansas State’s Morgan Burns doesn’t get many chances to deliver vicious hits like his teammates at the safety and linebacker spots. So when Burns came rushing off the edge and saw Kansas punter Matthew Wyman scrambling to pick

  • Football | November 28, 2015

    K-State could still go to a bowl at 5-7

    OK, maybe there are too many bowls. Losses by Kentucky, Minnesota, Illinois and others on Saturday meant there will not be enough six-win teams with .500 records to fill a record 40 bowls. At least two teams with a 5-7 record will be in the postseason, and

  • Football | November 27, 2015

    Win over ISU has Cats feeling confident again

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    Since head coach Bill Snyder returned to the Kansas State sidelines in 2009, only one occurrence of the Sunflower Showdown has resulted in a reasonably close football game. That game was in 2009 — Snyder’s first year back — when K-State beat the Jayhawks 17-10 in former head

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