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  • 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


    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

  • Baseball | June 11, 2015

    Conlon, Brown selected in MLB Draft

    Two-time All-Big 12 First-Team selection Shane Conlon — selected in the 34th round by the Oakland Athletics — and All-Big 12 Honorable Mention pick Max Brown — drafted in the 37th round by the Arizona Diamondbacks — were taken on the final day of the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

  • Football | June 11, 2015

    Judah Jones transfers to Stephen F. Austin

    Stephen F. Austin announced the addition of Judah Jones this week, confirming the former Kansas State wide receiver has transferred out of the program. Jones — a former three-star athlete from Shreveport, La. — will have three years of eligibility remaining with the Lumberjacks. Jones spent two

  • Baseball | June 10, 2015

    Griep taken in 8th round of MLB Draft

    Kansas State redshirt-sophomore pitcher Nate Griep was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in the eighth round — 241st overall — of the 2015 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Tuesday. It marks the second year in a row a Wildcat was drafted by the Brewers, as outfielder

  • Women's Basketball | June 09, 2015

    Women’s college game going to four-quarter format

    If you’re looking for more excitement in women’s college basketball, you might just get your wish with the rule changes that were approved Monday afternoon. The biggest change the NCAA Playing Rules Committee approved was to switch the game format to four 10-minute

  • Track & Field | June 09, 2015

    Rovelto, Jones, Otuonye honored

    Head Kansas State track coach Cliff Rovelto, as well as student-athletes Akela Jones and Ifeanyichukwu Otuonye were honored by the U.S. Track & Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) in the annual announcement of the NCAA Division I Outdoor Regional Awards on Monday. Rovelto

  • Tennis | June 09, 2015

    K-State tennis adds Stretton for 2015-16

    Kansas State women’s tennis head coach Danielle Steinberg announced today the addition of Millie Stretton to her roster for the 2015-16 season. Stratton will enter the season as a freshman and will begin play in the fall of 2015. “We are very excited to add

  • Women's Basketball | June 08, 2015

    Cats’ Kaylee Page eligible for start of season

    In a ruling from the NCAA, Kansas State redshirt freshman Kaylee Page has been determined immediately eligible for the start of the 2015-16 season after transferring from Nebraska, the school announced Monday. Page — a 6-foot-2 forward from Wamego — joined the Wildcats prior to the start

  • Football | June 07, 2015

    Q&A with former Wildcat quarterback Dan Manucci

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    Dan Manucci was a Phoenix area high school star triple-sport athlete who went on to play football and baseball at Mesa Community College before playing football at Kansas State his junior and senior years in 1977-78. Following his time as a Wildcat, he had a

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