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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | September 18, 2015

    K-State launches new connectivity network

    Fans attending Wildcat football games at Bill Snyder Family Stadium will benefit from a new connectivity network as K-State Athletics has partnered with leading companies Boingo Wireless on a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) and Aruba Networks on a new Wi-Fi network for improved wireless

  • Football | September 16, 2015

    Veteran Cantele provides lift for Cats

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    There probably isn’t another player on Kansas State’s roster who has experienced more high highs and low lows on a football field than Jack Cantele. The senior kicker was a rising star his sophomore season when he connected on 11 of 13 field goals, earning

  • Football | September 14, 2015

    Lockett scores first touchdown

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    It took one game for Tyler Lockett to show the Seattle Seahawks what he can do — when it actually counts. The former Kansas State receiver returned a punt 57 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter on Sunday to give Seattle a 7-0 lead over

  • Football | September 12, 2015

    Wildcats slow UTSA to a crawl

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    SAN ANTONIO — Joe Hubener started for the first time and running back Justin Silmon scored his first-career touchdown, but it was a play from linebacker Will Davis that was the story of the game. With Kansas State leading by four late in the second quarter,

  • Football | September 12, 2015

    Wildcats slow Roadrunners to a crawl and earn 30-3 victory at Alamodome

    SAN ANTONIO — Joe Hubener started for the first time and running back Justin Silmon scored his first-career touchdown, but it was a play from linebacker Will Davis that was the story of the game. With Kansas State leading by four late in the second quarter,

  • Football | September 11, 2015

    K-State braces for up-tempo UTSA

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    Wile E. Coyote was quick, but he was always more methodical in his decisions. In contrast, the Roadrunner always used his speed and wits to outsmart the poor Coyote, leaving him in the dust. Going from playing South Dakota to UTSA will be a similar

  • Football | September 11, 2015

    Hubener takes improbable road to becoming K-State’s starting QB

    Joe Hubener waited a long time for this opportunity. The Kansas State junior has waited longer than most, in fact, having never started a game at quarterback at any level. All that changes Saturday when Hubener leads the Wildcats into San Antonio against UTSA at

  • Football | September 11, 2015

    Pitt and West Virginia to renew Backyard Brawl in 2022

    PITTSBURGH — The Backyard Brawl is back on. Pittsburgh and West Virginia agreed to renew one of the oldest rivalries in college football on Thursday, signing a four-game series beginning in 2022. Pitt will host West Virginia in 2022 and 2024, with the Panthers traveling south in 2023 and 2025. The

  • Football | September 10, 2015

    Young Risner ready to lead offensive line

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    More than 50,000 fans cheered emphatically as Morgan Burns returned the opening kick off Saturday evening for a 100-yard touchdown to open the season against the South Dakota Coyotes. Burns’ teammates were cheering him on too, though perhaps not all for the same reasons. In the

  • Football | September 09, 2015

    Silmon making most of opportunities

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    All Justin Silmon needed was a chance. Then it was up to the redshirt freshman to make the most of that chance. The running back did just that on Saturday, rushing for a team-best 51 yards on six carries in Kansas State’s 34-0 victory over

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