Friday, April 29, 2016



K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | February 25, 2016

    Laying it on the line: Blockers scrutinized as ever at Combine

    Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS — Tony Romo. Andrew Luck. Joe Flacco. Andy Dalton. Ben Roethlisberger. They’re all quarterbacks who have either won a championship or been picked for multiple Pro Bowls. They’re also guys who missed four games or more in 2015. The importance of keeping

  • Football | February 12, 2016

    Whitehair, Gronkowski invited to NFL Combine

    Former Kansas State offensive lineman Cody Whitehair and fullback Glenn Gronkowski were among the 300-plus players invited to the 2016 NFL Combine, Feb. 23-29, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind., the NFL announced Thursday. The invites mark the fourth straight season K-State has sent multiple

  • Football | February 11, 2016

    Scott to be inducted into Atlanta HoF

    K-State Hall of Famer and Ring of Honor member Clarence Scott will add to his list of honors on Friday when he is inducted into the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame as a member of its Class of 2016. The Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame Awards

  • Football | February 09, 2016

    K-State announces ‘Family Photo’ campaign

    Kansas State fans will have the opportunity to be included on the 2016 football poster by submitting photos of their “family” from various decades or generations of attending Wildcat football games, the department announced Monday. Photo submissions can be made through the Woobox campaign on the

  • Football | February 03, 2016

    Wildcats announce 2016 football class

    More than 20 athletes signed on the dotted line Wednesday morning, as Kansas State announced its 2016 football recruiting class. The new class is highlighted by four-star quarterback Skylar Thompson, who signed with the Wildcats in the fall and joined the program in time for the spring

  • Football | February 03, 2016

    Banks, Prewett to transfer

    As Kansas State welcomes a group of new players to the football program, a couple of others have decided to end their time with the Wildcats. Backup quarterback Jonathan Banks, who arrived late last summer from Contra Costa College in California, announced on Twitter he

  • Football |Men's Basketball |Volleyball |Women's Basketball |Baseball |Track & Field | January 29, 2016

    2016 class to enter HoF tonight

    Kansas State Athletics will honor a group of 10 individuals with induction into its Athletics Hall of Fame during a ceremony tonight. The 2016 Hall of Fame class includes former student-athletes Steve Anson (baseball), Michael Bishop (football), Dawn Cady (volleyball), Martin Gramatica (football), Max Moss (men’s

  • Football | January 25, 2016

    K-State lands Cal CB Dozier

    With signing day rapidly approaching, the Kansas State football coaching staff is working hard to bolster its 2016 recruiting class in the final hour. K-State held another on-campus recruiting weekend, and this time, the investment paid dividends. Cornerback Cedric Dozier announced he will transfer from California

  • Football | January 21, 2016

    K-State football to play Arizona in 2024-25

    Kansas State and Arizona have agreed to a home-and-home series in football. Wildcat athletic director John Currie announced the series Wednesday, with K-State hosting Arizona in 2024 and the series shifting to Tucson in 2025. The two teams have met seven times — the last meeting back in 1978 —

  • Football | January 18, 2016

    K-State commit Shackelford flips to Texas

    Last week, Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder’s made a rare in-person visit to 2016 K-State verbal commit Zach Shackelford to try and fend off the advances of Texas, which was also heavily recruiting the 3-star offensive lineman. But Shackelford flipped his commitment anyway, choosing

Text Alerts
Mobile Alerts

Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.

Sign Up Now


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.