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  • Football | November 16, 2012

    Baylor struggling in post-RG3 era

    The Robert Griffin III era has come and gone for the Baylor Bears. The Bears are coming off a 10-3 season in 2011, and a Heisman Trophy winning quarterback in Griffin III, but the success hasn’t exactly translated into the 2012 season. Baylor is 4-5 and

  • Football | November 16, 2012

    Klein on final Watch List for Camp Award

    Kansas State senior quarterback Collin Klein was one of 15 players nationally named to the “Players to Watch” list for the 2012 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, the Walter Camp Football Foundation announced this week. Klein was the only player from the Big 12 named to

  • Football | November 15, 2012

    Young K-State fan affected by Sandy doesn’t miss a game


    Tyler McInteer woke up on Monday morning to get ready for school and his mom handed him a piece of paper. Because ESPN’s BCS Countdown Show the night before was past the 8-year-old’s bedtime, his mother made sure she had the new rankings

  • Football | November 14, 2012

    Cats’ Klein featured on Sports Illustrated cover


    Chris Harper didn’t think it was real and Kansas State coach Bill Snyder didn’t even know about it. Yet by midday Tuesday, K-State quarterback Collin Klein was already being celebrated as the latest athlete featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated that hits

  • Football | November 13, 2012

    New No. 1, same focused Wildcats

    Kansas State was named the No. 1 team in the BCS for the first time in its history on Sunday. But there didn’t seem to be a different feel around the program as players arrived on Monday. And K-State coach Bill Snyder said he hopes

  • Columns |Football | November 12, 2012

    Kinder: Cats now No. 1 with a little help from… the Aggies?

    Two wins by Texas A&M, nearly 15 years apart, might just be the most significant victories in Kansas State history. One win — 36-33 in double-overtime against K-State in the 1998 Big 12 championship — ended the Wildcats’ best chance at playing for a national title in the 117

  • Football | November 12, 2012

    K-State, Oregon on course for BCS title game

    NEW YORK — Kansas State and Oregon are now on course to play for the BCS national championship. After Alabama was upset by Texas A&M, the new BCS standings have the Wildcats (.9674) first and the Ducks (.9497) second. Notre Dame (.9396) is third, not too far

  • Football | November 11, 2012

    Cats defense carries the day in win

    FORT WORTH, Texas — On a night when offense came at a premium, it was the Kansas State defense that turned in one of its best performances of the season. The Wildcats needed it, too, because very little went right offensively, even with quarterback Collin Klein

  • Football | November 10, 2012

    Wildcats making the most of turnovers

    Ask and few Kansas State players can tell you the last time they turned the ball over. That’s what near perfection can do to a team. At 9-0 and ranked No. 2 in the BCS, the Wildcats know a little something about perfection this season

  • Football | November 09, 2012

    Cats shut down impact players

    One way for Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein to win the Heisman Trophy, aside from his dominance on the field, is for the Wildcats’ defense to stop other top players in their tracks. K-State already disposed of a trio of quarterbacks in West Virginia’s

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