Tuesday, May 5, 2015



K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | March 20, 2015

    K-State’s Lockett named Jet Award winner

    Kansas State all-purpose All-American Tyler Lockett has been named the winner of the 2014 Johnny “Jet” Rodgers National College Football Return Specialist Award, the award’s committee announced Thursday. Known as “The Jet Award,” the honor was established in 2011 to recognize the best return specialist in

  • Football | March 14, 2015

    Jordy Nelson demands respect for Manhattan on Dan Patrick’s sports show

    Jordy Nelson championed the Little Apple in a national broadcast Wednesday. Nelson, a Manhattan native and former K-State football walk-on, called in to the Dan Patrick Show to set the record straight on which Manhattan is the best - New York’s or Kansas’. “I

  • Football | March 13, 2015

    Big 12 ADs favor football tiebreaker

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — It is too late to help Baylor, but the Big 12 athletic directors want one true champion to be more than just a slogan next season. The conference ADs said Thursday they are in favor of using a head-to-head tiebreaker to determine

  • Football | March 01, 2015

    K-State announces football games with Vanderbilt

    Highlighted by home-and-home series with Mississippi State and Vanderbilt of the Southeastern Conference, Kansas State announced its future non-conference football games on Friday that have been finalized through 2020. The full 2015 schedule, which was released this past fall, includes non-conference home games against South Dakota and

  • Football | February 13, 2015

    Change in man downfield rule could impact K-State

    The play still annoys many Alabama fans who are convinced it was illegal. No, not the Kick-Six that Auburn used to beat the Crimson Tide on the last play of the 2013 Iron Bowl. It was the touchdown the Tigers scored before the famous missed field

  • Football | February 09, 2015

    K-State football hands out 2014 awards

    Receiver Tyler Lockett, quarterback Jake Waters and linebacker Jonathan Truman were named Kansas State’s 2014 offensive and defensive MVPs, while Matthew McCrane and Lockett took special teams MVP honors, as the Wildcat football program held its annual awards ceremony Sunday afternoon at McCain Auditorium on

  • Football | February 08, 2015

    Lockett, Finney invited to combine

    Former Kansas State offensive lineman B.J. Finney and wide receiver Tyler Lockett were among the 300-plus players invited to participate in the 2015 NFL Combine, February 17-23, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana, the NFL announced Friday afternoon. It marks the third-straight year K-State

  • Football | February 05, 2015

    Snyder expects freshman QB to compete for job

    Bill Snyder may still be months away from naming his next starting quarterback, but one thing is certain — he expects Hays freshman Alex Delton to compete for the job. Delton is one of five early enrollees that make up the 24-player 2015 recruiting class announced Wednesday

  • Football | February 05, 2015

    K-State to play spring game at Sporting Park in KC

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    Staff reports Kansas State’s annual spring game is moving to Kansas City this year. With construction of the new Vanier Football Complex presenting logistical and safety issues for both the K-State football team and fans, the university announced Thursday that the scrimmage will be

  • Football | February 04, 2015

    Picking K-State was easy decision for Carroll’s Denzel Goolsby

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    Walking into the Alamo Dome to watch Kansas State play UCLA at last month’s Alamo Bowl, he saw a Wildcat jersey he’d know anywhere — No. 30 with the name Goolsby on the back. Seeing the jersey of former All-Big 12 fullback Brian Goolsby is when


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