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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | December 14, 2015

    Burns named All-American

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    Kansas State senior kick returner Morgan Burns picked up his fourth All-America designation of the postseason as he was named a Second Team All-American as an all-purpose player by the Associated Press, the organization announced Sunday. It marks the fifth straight season a Wildcat has

  • Football | December 12, 2015

    K-State hands out annual football awards, honors

    Kody Cook, Cody Whitehair and Travis Britz were named Kansas State’s 2015 offensive and defensive MVPs on Friday night, while Morgan Burns, Jack Cantele and Colborn Couchman took special teams MVP honors, as the Wildcat football program held its annual awards ceremony at McCain Auditorium. “

  • Football | December 11, 2015

    OU’s Knight released, Cats could get look

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    Kansas State is expected to have a lot of arms competing at quarterback next season. And now another could enter the fold. SoonerScoop.com reported Thursday that Oklahoma has granted a full release to quarterback Trevor Knight, who apparently has Kansas State on his list

  • Football | December 10, 2015

    10 Wildcats selected All-Big 12

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    Highlighted by Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year Morgan Burns, Kansas State placed 10 players on the All-Big 12 teams as the conference office announced the coaches’ selections on Wednesday. Burns, who set a Big 12 record with four straight conference player of the week honors over

  • 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

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