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  • Football | January 03, 2013

    Fiesta volunteer is also K-State’s first Super Bowl player

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    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — He just may be the best Kansas State football story you’ve never heard about. Lynn Larson leaned back in his chair. It wasn’t the first time he had told his story this week, and it wouldn’t be his last. His

  • Football | January 03, 2013

    Why the major media may once again be taking KSU lightly

    The Oregon Ducks are a 8-point favorite over K-State in Thursday’s Fiesta Bowl. Media discussion suggests a social parallel: Picture KSU as the stable, reliable girl you want to bring home to your parents, and Oregon is the hot, flashy number in the fancy

  • Football | January 03, 2013

    K-State looks for fast start against Ducks

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    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Oregon wants to play fast and Kansas State wants to score fast, but perhaps not like you might think. The Wildcats intend to play their game, using clock management and ball control to set the tempo, but don’t want to waste possessions

  • Football | January 02, 2013

    Tuggle has come a long way in a year

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — While the decision may have been difficult at first, today Justin Tuggle doesn’t have any regrets. It was just about this time last year, as Kansas State was preparing for the Cotton Bowl, that the former junior college transfer began to think

  • Football | January 02, 2013

    Barnett gaining value experience for Cats

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The decision was simple for Kansas State defensive coordinator Tom Hayes. When junior safety Ty Zimmerman suffered a leg injury in the Wildcats’ 23-10 win over TCU on Nov. 17, it was true-freshman Dante Barnett who was called on to fill the void left

  • Football | January 01, 2013

    Wildcats’ Davis, Williams have unbreakable bond

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — They aren’t twins and they aren’t even brothers, but Meshak Williams has felt Adam Davis’ pain. The two Kansas State defensive ends grew up in Georgia, but didn’t know each other. Yet today, the two seniors couldn’t be closer

  • Football | January 01, 2013

    Hubert inches closer to his goal of 1,000 yards


    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — John Hubert is so close he can almost taste it. A year ago the Kansas State running back fell just 30 yards short of reaching the 1,000-yard mark for the season. This year the situation is similar, as the junior leads the Wildcats with 892

  • Football | January 01, 2013

    Ex-Husker QB crosses paths with Cats again


    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — After Thursday night, Scott Frost might have one of the more unique perspectives on Kansas State football. The former Nebraska quarterback, who guided the Cornhuskers to their last national title in 1997, was 2-0 against the Wildcats as player and then joined the K-State

  • Football | December 30, 2012

    Tannahill an unsung hero for Cats


    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — At first glance, Kansas State Travis Tannahill’s season numbers may not jump off the page. But the senior tight end has played a key role in the success of the Wildcats offense this season. With a ground attack led by senior quarterback

  • Football | December 30, 2012

    Oregon braces for versatile Collin Klein

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    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — In the simplest of ways, Thursday’s Fiesta Bowl could come down to who manages the tempo the best. Oregon wants to go fast, do everything fast and leave the Wildcats in a cloud of dust. Kansas State wants to take its time,

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