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  • Baseball | February 01, 2013

    Jared King earns preseason honors from Baseball America

    Kansas State junior Jared King picked up his second preseason All-America accolade Thursday, as he was selected by Major League Baseball scouting directors to Baseball America’s All-America team. King, a third-team member, is just the second Wildcat under head coach Brad Hill to earn

  • Men's Basketball | January 31, 2013

    Wildcats make easy work of Texas

    13 drives.phatch

    Somehow, with Rodney McGruder on an off-night, No. 18 Kansas State still found a way to win against Texas. And convincingly too. The Wildcats (16-4, 5-2 Big 12) slammed the Longhorns 83-57 on Wednesday at Bramlage Coliseum. McGruder, the Wildcats’ leading scorer, played just 15 minutes — two in

  • Men's Basketball | January 31, 2013

    Gipson plays with heavy heart in win

    42 shoots.phatch

    Kansas State forward Thomas Gipson played with a heavy heart Wednesday night in his team’s 83-57 win against Texas in Bramlage Coliseum. It was his stepsister’s birthday. She died last April in a car accident. “She was my motivation today, “ said Gipson, who

  • Football | January 31, 2013

    Snyder agrees to new 5-year contract

    Kansas State athletic director John Currie announced Thursday that Wildcats head football coach Bill Snyder has agreed to a new multi-year contract, securing the services of the 2011 and 2012 national and Big 12 coach of the year through the 2017 season. The new contract, which has an automatic

  • Obituaries |Baseball | January 30, 2013

    Wauthier, former KSU baseball coach, dies at 91

    Raymond Wauthier, a long-time coach and faculty member at Kansas State University, died Tuesday at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was 91. Mr. Wauthier served as K-State’s baseball coach from the 1951 through the 1964 seasons. In 1977, he served as coach of the KSU

  • Men's Basketball | January 30, 2013

    Spradling working to fix shot

    Ksumbb55.phatch

    Will Spradling probably wants to forget last Tuesday’s game against Kansas. After scoring 15 points to help Kansas State beat Oklahoma on Jan. 19, Spradling wanted more than anything to play a key role in the Wildcats’ game against the Jayhawks. But after missing his first

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 30, 2013

    Schulz named to NCAA Executive Committee

    Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz, who has served on the NCAA Board of Directors since July, has been unanimously appointed to the NCAA Executive Committee, President Mark Emmert has announced. The Executive Committee is the highest governance body in the NCAA and is composed

  • Men's Basketball | January 29, 2013

    Cats look to end losing skid

    Kansas st iowa st bas kind.phatch

    More often than not, when Kansas State hosts Texas during basketball season, it’s a big-time game. This isn’t your average Longhorns team. Texas (9-10, 1-5 Big 12) starts three freshmen and two sophomores, and has played the season without it’s best returning player,

  • Football | January 29, 2013

    Nash wanted to play for Coach Snyder

    There were a lot of reasons for Devon Nash to sign with Kansas State, but when it came down to it, all the defensive end wanted was to play for head coach Bill Snyder. “Bill Snyder is the deal-breaker,” said Nash, who signed with K-State

  • Baseball | January 29, 2013

    K-State baseball to sign autographs Wednesday

    The 2013 Kansas State baseball team will sign autographs along the concourse on the north end of Bramlage Coliseum prior to Wednesday night’s men’s basketball game against Texas. The autograph session will begin at 6 p.m. and will feature a team that returns 15 letterwinners,


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