It’s not often Flint Hills-area high school athletes get the chance to play pick-up basketball with professional and Division-I college basketball players. The KSU Barnstorming Tour’s stop in Manhattan Saturday evening made that possible. Manhattan High senior Pierson McAtee (right) dunks in front
LAWRENCE — The Kansas State track and field team notched solid efforts on both the track and in the field for a strong overall performance at the Rock Chalk Classic on Saturday in Lawrence. Dani Winters eclipsed the 17-meter mark in the shot put for the
Tyler Lockett is headed to Seattle. Kansas State’s record-breaking wide receiver and return specialist was drafted Friday night in the third round of the NFL Draft — 69th overall — by the Seattle Seahawks. Seattle traded up with Washington to grab Lockett with the fifth pick
Just before visiting with the media Thursday afternoon, Max Brown looked over to his teammate, Alex Bee, for approval and asked, “Accent?” Brown, a towering center fielder for Kansas State at 6-foot-6, then asked Bee another question. “Australian?” he inquired. Bee grinned and again approved.
The Big 12 and Southeastern conferences announced an extension of their women’s basketball challenge on Thursday that will expand to 10 games in 2016 and 2017. K-State will host Auburn in the 2016 non-conference schedule and will travel to Missouri to face the Tigers in the 2017 non-conference season.
MINNEAPOLIS — Five Kansas State pitchers combined for the Wildcats’ third shutout of the season, as K-State bounced back with a 9-0 win at Minnesota Wednesday to split the two-game series at Siebert Field. After being shut out 5-0 the night before, K-State (21-23) recorded its
TULSA, Okla. — The Kansas State men’s golf team turned in its lowest round of the Big 12 Men’s Golf Championship Wednesday with a 16-over-par 296 at the par-70, 7,151-yard Southern Hills Course, but managed only a ninth-place finish. The Wildcats finished the 72-hole tournament at 89
Kansas State’s Weston Hiebert, Tyler Lockett, Zach Nemechek, Curry Sexton and Jake Waters were five of 817 players named to the National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society, the organization announced Wednesday. The Hampshire Honor Society is comprised of
Kansas State golfer Madison Talley was one of 24 players nationally to earn an individual bid into the NCAA Women’s Golf Regionals on Monday. Talley was the top individual selected for the San Antonio Regional, which will be May 7-9 at Briggs Ranch Golf Club.
Residents of St. John will have even more reason to follow Kansas State men’s basketball now. Former St. John guard Kade Kinnamon announced his intention to walk-on to the men’s basketball program on Monday, joining former teammate Dean Wade as the second former