A week after leaving a game with a concussion, Darren Sproles made a nice return to the gridiron Sunday. Kansas State’s all-time leading rusher ran for a 3-yard touchdown and then caught a 28-yard pass for a touchdown, both in the second quarter, as
LUBBOCK, Texas — John Hubert’s slow start to the season is clearly in his rearview mirror. On Saturday, everyone was in his rearview mirror, as the senior ran Kansas State to a decisive 49-26 rout of No. 25 Texas Tech at Jones AT&T Stadium.
The Texas Tech offense might not be as daunting as Baylor’s, but it’s another well-oiled passing machine that Kansas State has to deal with this weekend. The Red Raiders rank second in the country at 414 passing yards a game, just behind Baylor, and
Texas Tech’s rookie head coach Kliff Kingsbury looks like Ryan Gosling and has the charisma and personality of a rock star among fans in Lubbock, Texas. Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder is often compared to a stern, but caring grandfather. It goes without
Matt Wallerstedt loves Kansas State. But unlike many former Wildcat greats, his experience playing and coaching at K-State was marred with something he hates more than anything — losing. Wallerstedt, who grew up in Manhattan and was a star linebacker at Manhattan High, played for K-State
The days of all-offense and no-defense Texas Tech teams seem to be behind the Red Raiders. For years under former coach Mike Leach one could count on two things — a lot of points scored by Texas Tech, and more often than not, a lot of
He’d already done it once before — from the same spot nonetheless. So why not go for it again? Though Kansas State kicker Jack Cantele didn’t make the 51-yard field goal try last Saturday against Iowa State, it wasn’t from a lack of
Football coaches work long hours and often have to deal with lofty, sometimes unrealistic expectations. It’s a ‘what have you done for me lately,’ kind of profession, and the brutal hours that come with it are almost necessary to stay ahead of the game.
KANSAS CITY, Mo — Justin Tuggle remembers walking the sidelines of the Georgia Dome as a toddler, watching his dad, former Atlanta Falcons star linebacker Jessie Tuggle, perform at an optimum level in the National Football League. “I was always around football, around the Falcons, watching
Kansas State defensive end Ryan Mueller was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, following the Wildcats’ 41-7 win over Iowa State on Saturday . Mueller collected seven tackles and one sack against the Cyclones. The junior leads the Big 12 with seven sacks
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