Monday, October 5, 2015

K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | May 04, 2015

    Lockett’s departure leaves holes

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Tyler Lockett is a megastar, the type of wunderkind that comes along only so often to the Flint Hills. The wide receiver/kick returner from Kansas State was selected in the third round on Friday night, the 69th overall pick by the

  • Football | May 01, 2015

    Lockett drafted by Seahawks in 3rd round

    Tyler Lockett is headed to Seattle. Kansas State’s record-breaking wide receiver and return specialist was drafted Friday night in the third round of the NFL Draft — 69th overall — by the Seattle Seahawks. Seattle traded up with Washington to grab Lockett with the fifth pick

  • Football | April 30, 2015

    Five Wildcats honored

    Kansas State’s Weston Hiebert, Tyler Lockett, Zach Nemechek, Curry Sexton and Jake Waters were five of 817 players named to the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society, the organization announced Wednesday. The Hampshire Honor Society is comprised of

  • Football | April 26, 2015

    QB race unsettled after spring game


    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


    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


    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

    Elijah lee.phatch

    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


    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

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