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  • Football | January 31, 2013

    Snyder agrees to new 5-year contract

    Kansas State athletic director John Currie announced Thursday that Wildcats head football coach Bill Snyder has agreed to a new multi-year contract, securing the services of the 2011 and 2012 national and Big 12 coach of the year through the 2017 season. The new contract, which has an automatic

  • Football | January 29, 2013

    Nash wanted to play for Coach Snyder

    There were a lot of reasons for Devon Nash to sign with Kansas State, but when it came down to it, all the defensive end wanted was to play for head coach Bill Snyder. “Bill Snyder is the deal-breaker,” said Nash, who signed with K-State

  • Football | January 28, 2013

    Prized quarterback visits K-State

    One of the nation’s top quarterbacks recently visited Kansas State for an official visit, as National Signing day quickly approaches on Feb. 5. Southlake (Texas) Carroll quarterback Kenny Hill — rated the No. 4 QB in the nation by Rivals — visited the Wildcats on Jan. 19 as he

  • Football | January 23, 2013

    Cats adds another JUCO commitment

    Kansas State added another commitment to the 2013 recruiting class on Tuesday, as defensive tackle Chris Brown announced he intends to play for the Wildcats. Brown was originally recruited by K-State in 2010 before attending Scottsdale (Ariz.) Community College. He committed to Washington State, but when the

  • Football | January 22, 2013

    Former KSU QB, coach hired at GCCC

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    Garden City Community College announced the hiring of former Kansas State player and assistant coach Matt Miller as its head football coach on Monday. Miller, who served as tight ends and quarterbacks coach for the Wildcats from 1999-06, served as offensive coordinator for the Broncbusters

  • Football | January 21, 2013

    Wildcats add offensive lineman

    Former New Mexico commit Reid Navjar switched his commitment to K-State on Jan. 16. The 6-foot-4, 290-pounder from Spring, Texas, is rated as a 2-star offensive lineman by Rivals, and became the 20th member of the recruiting class. The Wildcats received additional recruiting news this week,

  • Columns |Football | January 20, 2013

    Kinder: Like Manti Te’o, we all had imaginary friends, right?

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    There was a time when I too had an imaginary friend. Can’t remember his name, but I think it was John or something like that — not that it matters much. The point is, I know where Manti Te’o is coming from, sort of.

  • Football | January 20, 2013

    Seiler to replace Clements

    Former Kansas State defensive end Blake Seiler, who has spent the past two years as a graduate assistant, has been promoted to assistant coach and will tutor the Wildcats’ defensive ends, head coach Bill Snyder announced Friday night. Seiler replaces Joe Bob Clements, who left

  • Football | January 18, 2013

    Smith leaving K-State for Arkansas

    Kansas State has lost another assistant football coach. Longtime assistant and former Wildcat receiver Michael Smith is the second coach to leave Bill Snyder’s staff in the last five days, following Joe Bob Clements’ departure for Oklahoma State. Smith, who coached receivers at K-State,

  • Football | January 18, 2013

    Former KSU linebacker takes over Tech defense

    Former Kansas State linebacker and Manhattan High graduate Matt Wallerstedt was hired recently as the defensive coordinator at Texas Tech, joining new head coach Kliff Kingsbury was just hired last month. Wallerstedt coached the linebackers at Texas A&M this past season where Kingsbury

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