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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | October 23, 2015

    Young Shelley stepping in among injured secondary

    There weren’t many positives to take from Kansas State’s 55-0 loss to Oklahoma last Saturday, but those searching for something good to focus on need not look further than cornerback Duke Shelley. The true freshman had six tackles and two passes defended against

  • Football | October 21, 2015

    Captains call players-only meeting


    Sometimes it means more coming from your peers. At least that’s what is appears the Kansas State football captains were going for when they called a players-only meeting Monday afternoon to discuss the state of the season — just 48 hours after being throttled by 55 points

  • Football | October 20, 2015

    Snyder apologizes for effort vs. Sooners


    Still reeling from the worst home loss in school history, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder wrote a letter of apology to the students on Monday. The Wildcats lost 55-0 to Oklahoma on Saturday, marking the first any K-State team had been shut out at home

  • Football | October 20, 2015

    Horns feel good after win, but are still 2-4

    AUSTIN, Texas — If the Texas Longhorns are still giddy after their big win over Oklahoma that many called a program changer, junior defensive tackle Paul Boyette is happy to spoil the fun. “We played our butts off against Oklahoma,” Boyette said Monday. “But we’re

  • Football | October 19, 2015

    Snyder, players ask fans not to give up


    Very few fansstayed around to watch the final two quarters of Kansas State’s worst home loss in school history on Saturday. Shut out for the first time since 1996 — and at home since 1991 — the Wildcats have now lost three straight games and have only a

  • Football | October 18, 2015

    Cats shut out for first time since ‘96


    Kansas State’s third-quarter problem became a four-quarter disaster on Saturday. It was so bad in the end that only a few fans even stayed in Bill Snyder Family Stadium to watch 19th-ranked Oklahoma finish a historic 55-0 drubbing of the Wildcats. The embarrassing loss

  • Football | October 18, 2015

    Sooners fire on all cylinders in rout


    Baker Mayfield lit up Kansas State’s defense for five touchdowns passes and the Oklahoma defense intercepted three passes as the Sooners made the Wildcats look lifeless on Saturday. K-State didn’t eclipse the 100-yard mark of total offense until the fourth quarter, while Oklahoma’

  • Columns |Football | October 18, 2015

    Guggisberg: K-State historically bad in shutout loss


    There’s no shame in losing to No. 19 Oklahoma. Unless you get shut out, 55-0. After back-to-back weeks of surprisingly-close losses to ranked teams, the Kansas State football team came crashing back to earth in historic fashion Saturday afternoon at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. This

  • Football | October 16, 2015

    Cats trying to fix second-half deficiencies


    Two games. Two halftime leads. Two losses. That’s not the kind of math Kansas State wants to see as it nears the midway point of the football season. Yet that’s exactly where the Wildcats are right now, coming off a pair of tough

  • Football | October 16, 2015

    K-State defense working to slow big plays

    Kansas State fed the hopes of its fans when it tied TCU at 45 with 1:47 to play last Saturday. But in the blink of an eye, those upset dreams turned into sorrows when the Horned Frogs needed just two plays to score the game-winning touchdown on

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