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  • Football | November 06, 2015

    Baylor survives Cats’ second-half rally


    Kansas State held No. 2 Baylor to its lowest point total of the season, rushed for a season-high 258 yards, quarterback Joe Hubener had his best game in a month and it still wasn’t good enough Thursday night. Despite all the positives for a team that

  • Columns |Football | November 06, 2015

    Guggisberg: Wildcats can grow from loss to Baylor


    With his tongue squarely in his cheek and a smirk on his face, Deante Burton delivered some difficult news to the Kansas State faithful after Thursday night’s 31-24 loss to Baylor at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. When asked if he thought another narrow defeat

  • Football | November 06, 2015

    Defense improves, but still not satisfied


    It was far from perfect, but Kansas State’s defense played well to get the Wildcats a win Thursday night . Tasked with slowing down the nation’s top offense, the Wildcats kept Baylor to a season low in points, though still lost 31-24. The Wildcats

  • Football | November 04, 2015

    K-State working to move past recent offensive woes


    It’s anyone’s guess how many points it may take to beat second-ranked Baylor. So far, no team has discovered that magic number, as the undefeated Bears stroll into Manhattan for a primetime matchup Thursday with battered and bruised Kansas State. A safe assumption

  • Football | November 04, 2015

    Freshman QB Stidham to make first start for Baylor


    Baylor is 7-0 with the best offense in the country and an early favorite to get into the College Football Playoff at the end of the season. But the Bears accomplished all of that with quarterback Seth Russell, who suffered a season-ending neck injury in

  • Football | November 03, 2015

    Walsh named Ray Guy Award candidate

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    Kansas State sophomore punter Nick Walsh has been named one of 79 candidates nationally for the Ray Guy Award as the nation’s top collegiate punter, the Augusta Sports Council has announced. Walsh’s candidacy is the fifth in K-State history and the first since Mark

  • Football | October 28, 2015

    Delton begins practicing, McDaniel out for season

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    Kansas State lost two of its top three quarterbacks after just a handful of plays to start the season — starter Jesse Ertz after only two plays in the opener and freshman backup Alex Delton in the closing minutes of Week 2 at UTSA. The Wildcats are

  • Football | October 28, 2015

    Stidham next in Baylor QB line that began with RG3

    From Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III to record-setting Nick Florence to two-time Big 12 champion Bryce Petty and Seth Russell, Baylor quarterbacks have thrived in coach Art Briles’ big-play system. Next up is freshman Jarrett Stidham. His turn as starter comes much sooner than expected,

  • Football | October 27, 2015

    Snyder: Wildcats can salvage season

    Kansas State lost its fourth straight game on Saturday at Texas, but there is still hope for a turnaround. During Monday’s Big 12 coaches teleconference, K-State coach Bill Snyder said his team has the capability of ending the season the right way. The Wildcats are 3

  • Football | October 27, 2015

    Baylor loses QB to season-ending neck injury

    Associated Press Second-ranked Baylor’s pursuit of a playoff spot will go on without star quarterback Seth Russell, who needs season-ending neck surgery. Russell saw a specialist Monday, two days after he fractured a bone during a win over Iowa State. The school said surgery

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