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K-State Sports - Columns

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | January 05, 2014

    Kinder: Young Cats throw wrench into Big 12 race

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    The two-horse race we thought would be the Big 12 this season might have just added a third entry to the field. It’s early still, but Kansas State did its part Saturday to shake things up by edging sixth-ranked Oklahoma State and defending Big 12 Player

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | December 23, 2013

    Jellison: Wildcats making strides

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    During my drive back from Saturday’s win over Gonzaga, I had a lot of time to think about the game. Part of that was due to the near blizzard conditions that made the drive from Wichita to Salina take 2 1/2 hours, and forced me to

  • Columns |Men's Basketball | December 09, 2013

    Jellison: December important for K-State

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    Let’s be honest, November was basically a disaster for the Kansas State men’s basketball team. Thomas Gipson was hurt from the start, and the Wildcats struggled to find any sort of identity in losing their opening game to Northern Colorado. Then, looking to

  • Columns | December 08, 2013

    Cameron: Royals unable to snag Beltran, but still have options

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Royals fans first were disappointed on Friday night. Then they got angry. The news that caused all the fuss was veteran outfielder Carlos Beltran agreeing to a 3-year, $45 million contract with the New York Yankees. All by itself, Beltran to the Yanks

  • Columns |Football | November 29, 2013

    Kinder: Being close in proximity does not a rivalry make

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    You can’t blame conference realignment for this one. No, the poor state of the Sunflower Showdown falls squarely on the two schools involved. Kansas State and Kansas need to share this epic fail. When I think of rivalries, I think Texas/Oklahoma, Nebraska/Oklahoma,

  • Columns |Manhattan High School | November 08, 2013

    Guggisberg: Kansas high school football playoff system needs work

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    When it comes to KSHSAA’s district and playoff system for football, there’s a lot to dislike. Each team is placed in a four-team district dictated mostly by geography, making some teams travel great distances while others play teams in their own backyard. But

  • Columns |Manhattan High School | November 04, 2013

    Guggisberg: Indians’ title mark of pure dominance

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    LAWRENCE — I’ll be honest — I don’t consider myself all that knowledgeable when it comes to the sport of cross country. But I know dominance when I see it. Saturday at Rim Rock Farm, I saw it. The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team

  • Columns |Football | October 07, 2013

    Guggisberg: Give Snyder some credit

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    You can call it backup quarterback syndrome, or maybe it’s just the human nature that surrounds wanting most what you inevitably can’t have. But as the Kansas State football team has limped to a 2-3 start, with two of those losses coming by

  • Columns |Football | October 04, 2013

    Kinder: It’s time for Cats to put up or shut up

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    Just about any other year, I’d be the first to say must-wins in Week 5 of the college football season might be a little premature. But that’s exactly what Kansas State is facing this week and next if the Wildcats intend to play in

  • Columns |Football | September 17, 2013

    Jellison: Wildcats could run all over reeling Longhorns, Brown

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    Mack Brown’s team is in trouble. Through three games this season, Brown’s Texas Longhorns have allowed more than 300 rushing yards per game, ranking 121st out of 123 teams nationally. And what a coincidence, the Longhorns (1-2) have to face Kansas State on Saturday — a


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