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  • Track & Field | June 18, 2015

    National awards rolling in for Jones

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    Kansas State’s Akela Jones added yet another accolade to an already stellar first season with the Wildcats’ track and field program, earning Women’s National Field Athlete of the Year, announced by the USTFCCCA on Wednesday. The first K-State women’s athlete to win

  • Football | June 18, 2015

    KSU football single-game tickets go on sale June 22

    All remaining single-game tickets for the 2015 football season will go on sale to the general public June 22 online at k-statesports.com. With the South Dakota, Louisiana Tech and Oklahoma games down to scattered singles and standing-room-only tickets on the Northeast hill following pre-order sales, approximately 200

  • Golf | June 17, 2015

    Streb to play in first U.S. Open

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    It’s been a strong 2014-15 season for former Kansas State golfer Robert Streb. Streb won his first PGA event in October, qualified for the Masters in April, and this week he will play in the U.S. Open for the first time in his

  • Football | June 16, 2015

    Snyder’s handwritten notes receive more attention

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    The handwritten notes Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder writes always receive plenty of attention in the region. But now it’s getting a little more national attention. Athlon magazine has a feature on Snyder’s handwritten letters, joining a handful of national outlets that

  • Track & Field | June 16, 2015

    Jones finalist for Honda Sports Award

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    Kansas State’s Akela Jones was named a finalist for the Honda Sports Award for track and field, The Collegiate Women Sports Award office announced Monday. Jones is coming off an impressive performance at last week’s NCAA Division-I Outdoor Track and Field Championships that

  • Track & Field | June 15, 2015

    K-State women finish in Top 10

    EUGENE, Ore. — Kim Williamson and the Kansas State track and field women capped off a stellar showing at the NCAA Division-I Outdoor Track and Field Championships late Saturday with Williamson taking second in the high jump and the women tying for ninth overall to earn

  • Track & Field | June 15, 2015

    Wildcat high jumpers earn honorable mention

    EUGENE, Ore. — Nate Gipson and Christoff Bryan finished 18th and 23rd, respectively, in the men’s high jump this past weekend. Two of seven freshmen competing in the event, Gipson cleared 6-11.50 and Bryan cleared 6-09.75 to each earn All-American honorable-mention status.

  • Men's Basketball | June 14, 2015

    Wildcats welcome new additions

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    After a tumultuous season, the Kansas State men’s basketball team turned its roster upside down and shook out the loose ends. K-State coach Bruce Weber dismissed three players and watched another two transfer away, while two seniors graduating took out all of his double-digit

  • Men's Basketball | June 12, 2015

    Weber mixed on new rule changes

    There were countless times this past season when the Kansas State men’s basketball team needed every bit of the 35 seconds on the shot clock just to runs its offense. The Wildcats won’t have that luxury this year. In an effort to address issues

  • Track & Field | June 12, 2015

    Jones wins NCAA heptathlon title

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    Every track and field athlete wants to peak at the right time. For Kansas State’s Akela Jones, there was no better time for that than the NCAA Track and Field Championships this week in Eugene, Ore. The junior from Barbados capped a record-breaking season


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