FORT WORTH, Texas — It wasn’t supposed to be this way. When the news broke Friday afternoon that TCU starter B.J. Catalon was ruled out for the showdown between the No. 9 Wildcats and No. 6 Horned Frogs, many looked at it as a sign that
FORT WORTH, Texas — Maybe Trevone Boykin will remember Kansas State in his Heisman acceptance speech next month. It was that kind of night for TCU’s star quarterback, who burned the ninth-ranked Wildcats on the ground and through the air — seemingly doing whatever he wanted
Trevone Boykin is proof of just how fast things can change in college football. A season ago, Boykin played everywhere on offense for the Horned Frogs, splitting time at quarterback, running back and receiver for a unit that ranked among the worst in the Big 12.
Bill Snyder almost called Saturday’s game monumental. Almost. After walking that statement back some, he settled on “big game.” There’s no doubt about that. In fact, it couldn’t get much bigger for both Kansas State and TCU, which enter Saturday’s game — 6:30
Kansas State senior wide receiver Curry Sexton and sophomore fullback Glenn Gronkowski were named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-District 7 first team, the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced Thursday. It’s the first designation for each player and the first by a
The life of a cornerback can be rough. Just ask Morgan Burns. At times this season, teams have unabashedly looked his way in the passing game and tried to pick on him, especially on deep routes. Though Burns is one of the fastest players on
When Terrell Clinkscales switched his commitment from Nebraska to Kansas State last fall, Husker fans thought they had just lost the second coming of Ndamukong Suh. Though Clinkscales signed with the Wildcats with much fanfare — rightfully so after being ranked the fourth-best defensive tackle in
Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters is one of 20 semifinalists for the 2014 Maxwell Award, given annually to the College Player of the Year, the Maxwell Football Club announced Monday. Waters is the second Wildcat in the last three years to be named a semifinalist for the
A day after routing Oklahoma State, the Kansas State football team has climbed two spots in both national polls to No. 9. The Wildcats, who have four games remaining in the regular season, travel to Fort Worth, Texas, for a game this Saturday against seventh-ranked TCU —
It’s always been there, lurking like a horror movie monster waiting in the shadows. And after dispatching Oklahoma State with a business-like 48-14 win the day after Halloween, the ninth-ranked Kansas State football team now comes face-to-face with the hissing, snarling, three-headed road gauntlet
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