Not two hours had passed since accepting the bowl invitation and Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder seemed as if he already had a rough scouting report for the Wildcats’ next opponent — UCLA—- in the Alamo Bowl on Friday, Jan. 2 in San Antonio, Texas. “
WACO, Texas — Kansas State wanted to get off to a fast start Saturday night. The problem was that Baylor was really fast, and it was in no way the kind of start the ninth-ranked Wildcats wanted. Fifth-ranked Baylor took a two-touchdown lead in the first
For all the credit Bryce Petty is given for running Baylor’s high-powered offense, maybe Jake Waters isn’t given enough. After all, as good a passer as Petty is, it’s Kansas State’s quarterback that commands the best pass efficiency offense in the
They say everything is bigger in Texas. That is definitely the case this weekend, as the Lone Star State gets set to host two of the biggest games in the Big 12 this season — starting with Iowa State at No. 4 TCU at 11 a.m. Saturday and
A couple thoughts on two recent events: —With the firing of Bo Pelini as the football coach at Nebraska, I can’t help but think of Frank Martin and Bill Snyder. Martin, because the parallels tell you something. And Snyder, because, well, it just reminds
The University of Nebraska has hired Mike Riley as its new head football coach, Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst announced Thursday. Riley comes to Nebraska after 14 seasons as the head coach at Oregon State, spanning two different tenures in Corvallis. Riley has led OSU to 93 wins
Everything must go. Moving trucks packed the Vanier Football Complex Tuesday afternoon, coach Bill Snyder’s office now sits empty, wood crates filled the lobby and just about everything is gone from the walls that have been home to the Kansas State football program since 1972.
Kansas State and Kansas met for the 104th consecutive time last Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium — the Wildcats winning easy, 51-13. This is the sixth-longest active streak in NCAA history, and it stretches back to the pre-modern era of football — a time of leather
Jordy Nelson helped the Green Bay Packers secure a 26-21 win over the New England Patriots on Sunday with a big catch in the second quarter. The cover boy of Sports Illustrated hauled in a 45-yard touchdown pass with 14 seconds left in the first half
Kansas State redshirt-freshman kicker Matthew McCrane has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week, following the Wildcats’ 51-13 victory over Kansas, the conference office announced today. The honor is the first in McCrane’s career and the sixth for the Wildcats this
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