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  • Football | October 31, 2014

    K-State looking to contain Cowboys’ speedy Hill

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    Bill Snyder is no stranger to occasional hyperbole. When asked about Oklahoma State’s Tyreek Hill, the longtime Kansas State head coach called the junior-college transfer from Garden City Community College the fastest man in the world, on two different occasions. “He has world-class speed,”

  • Football | October 31, 2014

    Freshman LB making plays for K-State

    With Kansas State clinging to its 6-0 first-half lead against Texas, Elijah Lee made a play that turned the momentum in the Wildcats’ favor at just the right time. On third-and-19 at the K-State 26, the Longhorns were looking to put points on the board when

  • Volleyball | October 31, 2014

    Cats have lofty goals for Big 12 stretch run

    The 22nd-ranked Kansas State volleyball team returns home after a week-long layoff, embarking on the second half of its Big 12 schedule by welcoming Texas Tech for a 1 p.m. match Saturday at Ahearn Field House. “Sometimes during the course of a Wednesday-Saturday schedule, you have

  • Football | October 29, 2014

    Wildcats debut at No. 9 in CFP poll

    Kansas State may have five regular season games remaining, but the Wildcats know where they stand right now when it comes to the developing College Football Playoff picture. The Wildcats (6-1, 4-0 Big 12) debuted at No. 9 in the playoff committee’s first-ever Top 25 rankings that

  • Volleyball | October 29, 2014

    Jones named national player of the week

    After hitting over .600 and averaging 3.0 kills and 1.5 blocks per set last week, redshirt senior Natali Jones was named the Sports Imports/AVCA Player of the Week for the period ending October 26, the AVCA announced. It is the first national player of the week award for

  • Cross Country | October 29, 2014

    Six Wildcats named Academic All-Big 12

    Six members of the Kansas State cross country team were named to the Academic All-Big 12 first team, the conference announced this week. Sophomore Jenny McCarty, sophomore Morgan Wedekind, junior Mary Frances Donnelly, and senior Erika Schiller, represent the women’s team, while sophomore Brett Bachman

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Barnett earns Big 12 honor

    Following a seven-tackle contest in which he batted away four Texas passes, Kansas State junior defensive back Dante Barnett was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday morning. It was Barnett’s first-career honor and the fourth this season for the 11th-ranked

  • Tennis | October 27, 2014

    K-State tennis closes out action at Drake Jamboree

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The Kansas State women’s tennis wrapped up action at the Drake Jamboree on Sunday at the Knapp Tennis Center. K-State ended the weekend with 15 singles wins and five doubles wins. The Wildcats tallied two singles wins Sunday, led by senior Amina

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Quiet week for former Wildcats

    No touchdowns and 58 yards. Those were the totals in a Week 8 that proved to be a slow one for former Kansas State Wildcats in the NFL, as Darren Sproles was inactive with a knee injury for the Philadelphia Eagles and Jordy Nelson was limited to 25

  • Volleyball | October 26, 2014

    K-State volleyball beats WVU to stay perfect on the road

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — Four Wildcats reached double figures in kills — led by 24 from freshman Kylee Zumach — and the 22nd-ranked Kansas State volleyball team fought off West Virginia for a five-game win (27-29, 25-23, 25-21, 23-25, 15-12) on Saturday at WVU Coliseum. K-State (19-3, 6-2 Big 12)

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