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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | December 09, 2015

    Snyder joins the Hall of Fame

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    The following is the full text of the speech Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder made Tuesday night at the College Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York . Snyder closed the ceremony with his remarks, speaking on behalf of all the year’s

  • Football | December 09, 2015

    Burns named Big 12 special teams top player

    Kansas State’s Morgan Burns was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday morning. The senior cornerback returned four kickoffs for touchdowns this season — including three in the final four weeks. Burns leads the FBS in kickoff-return yards

  • Football | December 08, 2015

    Stoops, Osborne reflect on Snyder’s Hall-of-Fame career

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    Bob Stoops knows he was in the minority, but he believed Kansas State would become a winner under head coach Bill Snyder. Though the Oklahoma coach admits today that he may have been a bit naïve when he first arrived in Manhattan in the

  • Football | December 08, 2015

    Burns tabbed All-American by USA Today

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    Less than a week after tying the Big 12 record with his fourth kickoff return for a score this season, Kansas State’s Morgan Burns was named to the USA Today Sports All-America team as a kick returner on Tuesday. Burns joins three other Big 12 players

  • Football | December 07, 2015

    Cats to play Arkansas in Liberty Bowl

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    Kansas State’s bowl matchup will feature a familiar postseason opponent, and an even more familiar face on the opposite sideline. The Wildcats accepted a bid to play in the Liberty Bowl on Sunday, setting up the second postseason matchup with the Razorbacks in the

  • Football | December 07, 2015

    K-State sweeps final Big 12 weekly honors

    For the first time in school history, Kansas State swept the Big 12 weekly honors as wide receiver Deante Burton (offense), linebacker Charmeachealle Moore (defense) and kick returner Morgan Burns (special teams) were each named the Big 12 Player of the Week for their efforts in the

  • Football | December 07, 2015

    K-State’s Prewett arrested

    Kansas State safety Kaleb Prewett was arrested early Sunday morning by Riley County Police and charged with the purchase/consumption of liquor by a minor. Prewett, 20, was picked up at 1:16 a.m. on Sunday in the 1600 block of Fairchild Ave. He posted $500 bond and was

  • Football | December 06, 2015

    Wildcats to play Arkansas in Liberty Bowl

    With the two-month-long losing skid dead and buried and Kansas State now riding a three-game winning streak, the Wildcats won’t be singing the blues anytime soon. But K-State is headed to Memphis, Tenn. — home of the blues — next month to play in the Liberty

  • Football | December 06, 2015

    Burns’ TD lifts Wildcats past WVU

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    There is no need for Kansas State to back into a bowl game this season. Morgan Burns made sure about that Saturday night, returning a kickoff 97 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter to help rally the Wildcats past West Virginia, 24-23, at

  • Football | December 06, 2015

    Liberty Bowl likely spot for K-State

    In beating West Virginia Saturday evening, 24-23, the Kansas State football team officially became bowl eligible and likely punched its ticket to the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, Tenn., on Jan. 2. That’s the general consensus around the Vanier Family Football Complex, anyway. Though nothing is

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