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  • Women's Basketball | January 12, 2014

    K-State women lose at OU

    NORMAN, Okla. — Trailing by just five at the half, the Kansas State women’s basketball team was unable to overcome a 16-6 run by Oklahoma to begin the second half, as the Wildcats lost for the fourth straight time on Saturday night, 61-50. The Wildcats (6

  • Men's Basketball | January 11, 2014

    KU beats K-State, 86-60, to snap Wildcats’ 10-game winning streak

    LAWRENCE — The 25th-ranked Kansas State men’s basketball team saw its 10-game winning streak snapped Saturday afternoon, losing to No. 18 Kansas, 86-60, at Allen Fieldhouse. The Wildcats (12-4, 2-1 Big 12) stayed close with the Jayhawks (11-4, 2-0) in the first 10 minutes of the game, but

  • Men's Basketball | January 10, 2014

    K-State freshmen bracing for Allen Fieldhouse

    Kansas State’s Basketball Training Facility was filled with unusual sounds Thursday afternoon. During the K-State men’s basketball team’s practice and preparation for Saturday’s game against Kansas, the gym’s speakers were pumping out simulated crowd music at near-deafening levels. The coaching

  • Women's Basketball | January 10, 2014

    Caron fights through pain to help Cats

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team has lost three in a row and the schedule doesn’t get any easier as the Wildcats get set to begin a two-game road trip this weekend at Oklahoma. (Kansas State senior forward Chantay Caron looks for a

  • Men's Basketball | January 10, 2014

    Young teams set for clash in Lawrence

    It’s amazing how much can change in a year in college athletics. (Kansas State senior Shane Southwell puts up a shot against George Washington on Dec. 31 at Bramlage Coliseum). Last season, when Kansas State traveled to Lawrence, they faced a Kansas team trying to

  • Golf | January 10, 2014

    K-State hires women’s assistant golf coach

    Stewart Burke has been named assistant coach for the Kansas State women’s golf program, head coach Kristi Knight announced Thursday. A native of Scotland, Burke brings coaching and recruiting experience to K-State. A former collegiate golfer at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo., Burke

  • January 10, 2014

    Wyatt Thompson named Kansas Sportscaster of the Year

    For the second time in three years, the Voice of the Wildcats Wyatt Thompson has been named the Kansas Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. Thompson, who is in his 12th year as the play-by-play voice of the Wildcats, last

  • Track & Field | January 10, 2014

    KSU track and field resumes action in Lawrence

    The K-State track and field team will be in Lawrence today for the Bill Easton Classic — the team’s first road meet of the indoor season — in Anschutz Sports Pavilion. It will be the second straight season the Wildcats will be competing in an indoor

  • Men's Basketball | January 08, 2014

    Gipson powers Cats past TCU, 65-47

    FORT WORTH — The memories Thomas Gipson had of his first trip to TCU weren’t good. Gipson played 10 minutes and finished with four points in front of a family-filled crowd. On Tuesday, in the same situation, Gipson thrived. (Kansas State forward Thomas Gipson shoots against

  • January 08, 2014

    Learfield Sports names account executive

    Learfield Sports recently named K-State alum Jeff Bloomer account executive for its K-State Sports Properties (KSSP) entity, the multimedia rights holder for K-State Athletics Bloomer returns to his alma mater from Florida, where he was an account manager with Genesis Communications of Central Florida, and


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