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
There’s just something about playing Kansas that seems to cure all ills, and 11th-ranked Kansas State took full advantage Saturday, beating up on the Jayhawks for an easy 51-13 victory at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Tyler Lockett broke a school record, tied another and
After logging just 1 yard rushing against West Virginia last week, it was going to be hard for Kansas State to not improve against Kansas on senior day. With 194 yards on the ground, the Wildcats did more than just improve, turning out the team’s best
Tyler Lockett entered his final game at Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday within reach of stamping his name as the greatest receiver in Kansas State history. Lockett left with one more of K-State’s career receiving records, securing the career receptions mark his father,
Kansas State’s game at Baylor next week couldn’t be bigger for the Wildcats. Sure, there’s no Big 12 title game anymore, but this one could come pretty close, considering what’s all on the line for both teams. And this is the Wildcats’
If Cody Whitehair could identify where things went wrong in the running game this season, it might surprise most. The Kansas State left tackle said things started to shift against Oklahoma this season, a game in which the Wildcats went to Norman, Okla., and came
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