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  • Football | October 29, 2014

    Wildcats debut at No. 9 in CFP poll

    Kansas State may have five regular season games remaining, but the Wildcats know where they stand right now when it comes to the developing College Football Playoff picture. The Wildcats (6-1, 4-0 Big 12) debuted at No. 9 in the playoff committee’s first-ever Top 25 rankings that

  • Volleyball | October 29, 2014

    Jones named national player of the week

    After hitting over .600 and averaging 3.0 kills and 1.5 blocks per set last week, redshirt senior Natali Jones was named the Sports Imports/AVCA Player of the Week for the period ending October 26, the AVCA announced. It is the first national player of the week award for

  • Cross Country | October 29, 2014

    Six Wildcats named Academic All-Big 12

    Six members of the Kansas State cross country team were named to the Academic All-Big 12 first team, the conference announced this week. Sophomore Jenny McCarty, sophomore Morgan Wedekind, junior Mary Frances Donnelly, and senior Erika Schiller, represent the women’s team, while sophomore Brett Bachman

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Barnett earns Big 12 honor

    Following a seven-tackle contest in which he batted away four Texas passes, Kansas State junior defensive back Dante Barnett was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday morning. It was Barnett’s first-career honor and the fourth this season for the 11th-ranked

  • Tennis | October 27, 2014

    K-State tennis closes out action at Drake Jamboree

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The Kansas State women’s tennis wrapped up action at the Drake Jamboree on Sunday at the Knapp Tennis Center. K-State ended the weekend with 15 singles wins and five doubles wins. The Wildcats tallied two singles wins Sunday, led by senior Amina

  • Football | October 27, 2014

    Quiet week for former Wildcats

    No touchdowns and 58 yards. Those were the totals in a Week 8 that proved to be a slow one for former Kansas State Wildcats in the NFL, as Darren Sproles was inactive with a knee injury for the Philadelphia Eagles and Jordy Nelson was limited to 25

  • Volleyball | October 26, 2014

    K-State volleyball beats WVU to stay perfect on the road

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — Four Wildcats reached double figures in kills — led by 24 from freshman Kylee Zumach — and the 22nd-ranked Kansas State volleyball team fought off West Virginia for a five-game win (27-29, 25-23, 25-21, 23-25, 15-12) on Saturday at WVU Coliseum. K-State (19-3, 6-2 Big 12)

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Defense carries K-State past Texas


    The last time Kansas State pitched a shutout against a Big 12 opponent the majority of the current Wildcats were still in elementary school. Let that sink in a moment. Eleventh-ranked K-State did just enough on offense and made more than enough big plays on defense

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Career day extra sweet for McCrane


    For all but 2:18 of the first half, all that stood between the 11th-ranked Kansas State football team and Texas was the leg of kicker Matthew McCrane. McCrane, who was a career-best 3 for 3 on the day, improved to a perfect 6 for 6 on field goals and 20 for 20

  • Football | October 26, 2014

    Longhorns’ offense sputters in 23-0 loss


    Texas coach Charlie Strong traveled into uncharted waters for his coaching career on Saturday. For the first time in his 61 games as a head coach at the Division-I level, Strong was shut out, his Longhorns losing to Kansas State 23-0. A Texas offense that had

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