Saturday, May 30, 2015



K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | November 01, 2013

    Once questionable K-State defense slowly turning into a strength

    Gangtackle.phatch

    Strong defenses helped carry the dominant Kansas State football teams for nearly a decade in Bill Snyder’s first tenure as head coach. And while this season’s defense has a long way to go before it joins the ranks of K-State’s all-time best,

  • Football | November 01, 2013

    Coaches expect defensive game

    In the last two weeks, the Iowa State football team has been outscored 129-34 in a pair of blowout losses. Sporting just one win through seven games, most wouldn’t think the Cyclones present much of a threat when they make the trip to Bill

  • Football | October 31, 2013

    Snyder still looking for complete game from QBs

    Daniel Sams has played some good football this season. And so has Jake Waters. But neither Kansas State quarterback has played a complete game yet, something Wildcat coach Bill Snyder said has to happen down the stretch, especially as K-State continues to chase bowl eligibility.

  • Football | October 30, 2013

    Winning helps, but Wildcats still have work to do

    Sometimes no further explanation is needed. Sometimes it doesn’t need broken down and analyzed over and over again. If there was any confusion on what’s motivating Kansas State with five games remaining in the football season, B.J. Finney straightened that out Tuesday

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Zimmerman a Thorpe Award semifinalist

    Kansas State senior safety Ty Zimmerman is one of 15 semifinalists for the Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back, the Jim Thorpe Association announced Monday. A product of Junction City, Zimmerman is the fifth player from K-State to be named a semifinalist

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Nelson big again in Packers win

    Former Riley County standout Jordy Nelson had another big day for the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night, catching two touchdown passes in a 44-31 win over the Minnesota Vikings. The former All-America Kansas State receiver caught seven passes for 123 yards, adding to his strong

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Texas Tech game set for 11 a.m. on ABC

    Kansas State’s football game at Texas Tech on November 9 will begin at 11 am and televised on ABC. The Wildcats’ home game this Saturday with Iowa State will kick off at 2:30 p.m.

  • Football | October 28, 2013

    Krause a candidate for Ray Guy Award

    Kansas State senior punter Mark Krause is one of 85 candidates for the Ray Guy Award as the nation’s top collegiate punter, the Augusta Sports Council announced Friday. Krause is just the third punter in K-State history to be identified as a candidate for the

  • Football | October 27, 2013

    Defense comes up big in win

    Ksu45.phatch

    Once again, Kansas State needed a big performance out of its defense to stay in the game. And once again, it got it. Until the Wildcats’ offense could get things rolling in the fourth quarter, the K-State defense stymied West Virginia’s potentially high-powered offensive

  • Football | October 27, 2013

    Cats use big second half to beat WVU

    Ksu16.phatch

    John Hubert’s 4-yard touchdown run with 21 seconds remaining Saturday had no real impact on the game. The Wildcats already had this game in the bag — using a dominant second half to run away with a 35-12 victory over West Virginia at Bill Snyder Family


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.