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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | July 14, 2015

    Barnett makes Thorpe watch list

    For the third time in the last week, Kansas State senior safety Dante Barnett has earned preseason honors by being named to the watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s most outstanding defensive back, the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame announced

  • Football | July 12, 2015

    KSU greats rally to help charities

    Over the past seven years, what started out as a casual idea between a couple former teammates has grown into a massive event. Former Kansas State offensive lineman Eric Wolford said eight or nine years ago, he and a few of his friends from his

  • Football | July 12, 2015

    Snyder named to Dodd watch list

    Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder was one of 23 coaches nationally and four from the Big 12 to be named to the preseason watch list for the 2015 Dodd Trophy, officials from the Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Foundation and Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl announced Friday. Considered

  • Football | July 12, 2015

    Three Wildcats named to FWAA watch lists

    Kansas State seniors Dante Barnett, Danzel McDaniel and Cody Whitehair were named to watch lists for awards announced by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) on Friday. Barnett and McDaniel are on the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy — presented to the nation’

  • Football | July 09, 2015

    McCrane makes Groza watch list

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    Kansas State sophomore kicker Matthew McCrane was one of 30 players nationally named to the watch list for the 2015 Lou Groza Award as the nation’s top place kicker, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced today. A native of Brownwood, Texas, McCrane is the ninth

  • Football | July 08, 2015

    Barnett named to Bednarik watch list

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    Kansas State senior safety Dante Barnett was one of 80 players nationally to be named to the watch list for the 2015 Bednarik Award as the College Defensive Player of the Year, the Maxwell Football Club announced Tuesday. Coming off a season in which he tallied 77 tackles,

  • Football | June 28, 2015

    Mueller likes chance with Chargers


    Ryan Mueller watched the NFL Draft anxiously waiting for his name to be called. But the former Kansas State defensive end never heard his name called on the first weekend of May. Instead, his phone starting ringing immediately after the draft ended. And then, with

  • Football | June 24, 2015

    K-State closing in on 27 straight sellouts

    Kansas State is closing in on yet another season sellout for the 2015 campaign, which would run its consecutive streak of filling Bill Snyder Family Stadium to 27 straight games, as a very limited number of tickets remain. Department officials announced that 3,560 single-game tickets were sold on

  • Football | June 23, 2015

    Wildcats earn preseason recognition

    Ten Kansas State football players have earned preseason honors, as various college football magazines have released their Preseason All-America and All-Big 12 teams. Seniors Dante Barnett and Cody Whitehair both earned All-Big 12 accolades from all the major preseason publications, which includes Athlon, Lindy’s, Sporting News

  • Football | June 21, 2015

    Cats to stripe stadium for football opener

    The Kansas State athletic department is asking fans to help stripe out Bill Snyder Family Stadium for the season opener and K-State Family Reunion against South Dakota as the department honors coach Bill Snyder for his 2015 College Football Hall of Fame selection. Fans are asked

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