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  • Football | January 03, 2013

    23,000 strong, K-State fans flood Phoenix for pep rally

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    PHOENIX — Perhaps Wyatt Thompson said it best. “Well, Bill Snyder did it again, didn’t he?” Thompson said to more than 23,000 purple-clad fans that pilled into Chase Field on Wednesday afternoon. The home of the Arizona Diamondbacks turned into the home of the Wildcats on

  • Football | January 03, 2013

    Fiesta volunteer is also K-State’s first Super Bowl player

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    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — He just may be the best Kansas State football story you’ve never heard about. Lynn Larson leaned back in his chair. It wasn’t the first time he had told his story this week, and it wouldn’t be his last. His

  • Football | January 03, 2013

    Why the major media may once again be taking KSU lightly

    The Oregon Ducks are a 8-point favorite over K-State in Thursday’s Fiesta Bowl. Media discussion suggests a social parallel: Picture KSU as the stable, reliable girl you want to bring home to your parents, and Oregon is the hot, flashy number in the fancy

  • Football | January 03, 2013

    K-State looks for fast start against Ducks

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    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Oregon wants to play fast and Kansas State wants to score fast, but perhaps not like you might think. The Wildcats intend to play their game, using clock management and ball control to set the tempo, but don’t want to waste possessions

  • Women's Basketball | January 03, 2013

    Wildcats fall at KU

    LAWRENCE — The Kansas State women’s basketball team had all the momentum going into halftime, but couldn’t sustain it in the second half against rival Kansas in the Sunflower Showdown. The Wildcats fell to the 20th-ranked Jayhawks 72-63 in Allen Fieldhouse Wednesday night in

  • Football | January 02, 2013

    Tuggle has come a long way in a year

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — While the decision may have been difficult at first, today Justin Tuggle doesn’t have any regrets. It was just about this time last year, as Kansas State was preparing for the Cotton Bowl, that the former junior college transfer began to think

  • Women's Basketball | January 02, 2013

    Wildcats take on KU tonight

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team will not be sneaking into Big 12 play this season. Instead, the Wildcats will cannonball into conference play with a big splash against rival Kansas for the Sunflower Showdown tonight at 7 in Lawrence. K-State (9-3) goes into league play

  • Men's Basketball | January 02, 2013

    Cats shake Coyotes with late run

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    Kansas State took all the ugliness from Saturday’s win over UMKC, and smothered it with another dose of ugly on Monday afternoon. For the second straight game, the Wildcats had long stretches of turnovers and missed shots that left a weary feeling amongst the

  • Football | January 02, 2013

    Barnett gaining value experience for Cats

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The decision was simple for Kansas State defensive coordinator Tom Hayes. When junior safety Ty Zimmerman suffered a leg injury in the Wildcats’ 23-10 win over TCU on Nov. 17, it was true-freshman Dante Barnett who was called on to fill the void left

  • Football | January 01, 2013

    Wildcats’ Davis, Williams have unbreakable bond

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — They aren’t twins and they aren’t even brothers, but Meshak Williams has felt Adam Davis’ pain. The two Kansas State defensive ends grew up in Georgia, but didn’t know each other. Yet today, the two seniors couldn’t be closer


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