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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | October 31, 2014

    Freshman LB making plays for K-State

    With Kansas State clinging to its 6-0 first-half lead against Texas, Elijah Lee made a play that turned the momentum in the Wildcats’ favor at just the right time. On third-and-19 at the K-State 26, the Longhorns were looking to put points on the board when

  • Football | October 29, 2014

    Wildcats debut at No. 9 in CFP poll

    Kansas State may have five regular season games remaining, but the Wildcats know where they stand right now when it comes to the developing College Football Playoff picture. The Wildcats (6-1, 4-0 Big 12) debuted at No. 9 in the playoff committee’s first-ever Top 25 rankings that

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Barnett earns Big 12 honor

    Following a seven-tackle contest in which he batted away four Texas passes, Kansas State junior defensive back Dante Barnett was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday morning. It was Barnett’s first-career honor and the fourth this season for the 11th-ranked

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Quiet week for former Wildcats

    No touchdowns and 58 yards. Those were the totals in a Week 8 that proved to be a slow one for former Kansas State Wildcats in the NFL, as Darren Sproles was inactive with a knee injury for the Philadelphia Eagles and Jordy Nelson was limited to 25

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Defense carries K-State past Texas

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    The last time Kansas State pitched a shutout against a Big 12 opponent the majority of the current Wildcats were still in elementary school. Let that sink in a moment. Eleventh-ranked K-State did just enough on offense and made more than enough big plays on defense

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Career day extra sweet for McCrane

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    For all but 2:18 of the first half, all that stood between the 11th-ranked Kansas State football team and Texas was the leg of kicker Matthew McCrane. McCrane, who was a career-best 3 for 3 on the day, improved to a perfect 6 for 6 on field goals and 20 for 20

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Longhorns’ offense sputters in 23-0 loss

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    Texas coach Charlie Strong traveled into uncharted waters for his coaching career on Saturday. For the first time in his 61 games as a head coach at the Division-I level, Strong was shut out, his Longhorns losing to Kansas State 23-0. A Texas offense that had

  • Football | October 24, 2014

    UT defense is greatest threat Saturday

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    When Charlie Strong came from Louisville to replace longtime head coach Mack Brown at the University of Texas last year, he was known for his defense. Before his first head-coaching job four years ago, Strong worked for guys like Urban Meyer and Lou Holtz as

  • Football | October 24, 2014

    Dinged and bruised, Waters has K-State leading Big 12

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    Jake Waters can’t walk on water, but the Kansas State quarterback has done more than enough to impress his head coach, teammates and opponents in the first half of the football season. The senior is a big reason, maybe the biggest, why the 11th-ranked

  • Football | October 24, 2014

    Schellenberg finds way back as starter

    Last season, Dylan Schellenberg was thrown in the mix when Ty Zimmerman suffered a late-season injury. Schellenberg was a little-known junior college transfer who was in his second year in the program when he replaced Kansas State’s staple of the secondary in the last


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