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  • I Wonder |Local |Men's Basketball |Women's Basketball | November 29, 2013

    What are the flashing lights at basketball games in Bramlage?


    Q: Several times during each basketball game I attend at K-State’s Bramlage Coliseum, the big lights at the top of the arena flash like a flash camera. How come? A: It’s a secret plot that the Bob Huggins Mafia installed in the rafters

  • Football | November 29, 2013

    Motivation built in for Sunflower Showdown

    For 60 members of the Kansas State football team, Saturday’s regular-season finale against the University of Kansas is a game they’ve had circled on their calendars for months. (Three Kansas State players wrap up Kansas running back James Sims last season at Bill Snyder

  • Football | November 29, 2013

    Sims makes lowly KU go

    Oklahoma made it look easy — rushing for more than 300 yards a week ago against Kansas State. The Wildcats are hoping it doesn’t start a trend because Saturday’s matchup at Kansas has the potential to be another big challenge for K-State. Sooners running back

  • Columns |Football | November 29, 2013

    Kinder: Being close in proximity does not a rivalry make

    Josh mug color

    You can’t blame conference realignment for this one. No, the poor state of the Sunflower Showdown falls squarely on the two schools involved. Kansas State and Kansas need to share this epic fail. When I think of rivalries, I think Texas/Oklahoma, Nebraska/Oklahoma,

  • Women's Basketball | November 29, 2013

    K-State women fall to SMU, 68-57

    FREEPORT, Bahamas — Despite a career-high performance from Ashia Woods in her in season debut, the Kansas State women’s basketball team dropped its opening game of the Junkanoo Jam to SMU on Friday, 68-57. The Wildcats have now lost three straight since opening the season

  • Volleyball | November 28, 2013

    McCarty reflects on her time at KSU

    When Kansas State senior Tristan McCarty looks into the Ahearn Field House crowd during Wildcat volleyball matches it isn’t hard for her to see herself in the faces of the little girls there watching, and perhaps dreaming of one day being in her shoes. (

  • Volleyball | November 28, 2013

    TCU sweeps past K-State volleyball

    FORT WORTH, Texas — The K-State volleyball team could not overcome its offense that hit less than .100 and was swept by TCU (25-23, 25-21, 25-22) on Wednesday in the TCU Recreational Center. The Wildcats (17-11, 5-10 Big 12) were unable to contain the fast-paced TCU (16-14, 4-11

  • Football | November 27, 2013

    Who’s the best Lockett? Stoops says Tyler

    The debate was bound to happen. Who is the better Lockett? (Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett gets past Oklahoma defensive back Aaron Colvin in the first half last Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Lockett had a school-record 278 yards receiving on 12 catches — including touchdowns

  • Women's Basketball | November 27, 2013

    Young Cats look to get on track against SMU

    There’s no reason to hit the panic button just yet. (Kansas State freshman forward Erica Young puts up a shot against Wichita State on Nov. 20 at Bramlage Coliseum). But try explaining that to a group of freshmen after a second straight blowout loss — a

  • Football | November 27, 2013

    K-State’s bowl destination still unclear

    Although Kansas State’s possible bowl destinations have become clearer since Saturday’s loss to Oklahoma, there is still so much that’s undecided. The most likely scenarios have the Wildcats going to the Holiday or Texas bowls. But even that could still change, depending

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