Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Men's Basketball | April 24, 2014

    Cats likely to play Texas A&M in KC

    After a one-year absence from playing non-conference games at Sprint Center, Kansas State is close to making its return. Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy told KZNE radio station on Tuesday that the Aggies have agreed to play K-State for the first time since

  • Golf | April 24, 2014

    KSU ready for league tournament

    The Kansas State men’s golf team will travel south to compete in the Big 12 Championship that runs Friday through Sunday at the par-72, 5,021-yard Whispering Pines Country Club in Trinity, Texas. K-State, which is seeded ninth, will be paired with No. 8 seed Kansas and

  • Football | April 24, 2014

    Collin Klein signs 2-year deal with Montreal Alouettes

    Former Kansas State quarterback and Heisman finalist Collin Klein has secured his first opportunity to play professional football, signing a two-year deal with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. After his career at K-State ended, Klein was invited to the Houston Texan’s

  • Rowing | April 24, 2014

    K-State rowers earn Big 12 Boat of the Week

    Kansas State’s 1st Varsity 8 was named Big 12 Boat of the Week for its impressive showing at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association (SIRA) Championship Regatta. The 1V8 crew of coxswain Hillary Schartz and rowers Meggie Murray, Noelle Dykmann, Lisa Angell, Brittany Long, Allison Dorau, Ashley

  • Track & Field | April 24, 2014

    Wildcats head to Des Moines for Drake Relays

    The Kansas State Track and Field heads to Des Moines, Iowa, this week for the 105th annual Drake Relays. After starting Wednesday, the five-day meet runs until April 27 and play host to some of the best athletes, both collegiately and professionally, in track and field

  • Area Schools | April 24, 2014

    Silver Lake sweeps Falcons

    The Riley County Falcons fell to the Silver Lake Eagles Tuesday night 10-0 and 14-1. Jordan Ummel pitched the first game and Kerrigan Simons was behind the plate for both games. The Falcons did not tally a hit in the first game.  Makayla Tegtmeier

  • Area Schools | April 24, 2014

    Mustangs start MEL play with wins over St. Marys

    Rock Creek took care of business on Monday night in the opening games of Mid-East League play with two run-rule wins against St. Marys, 14-4 and 15-0. In the early game, the Mustangs combined for 15 hits, including five doubles and 13 RBIs.  The teams traded

  • Area Schools | April 24, 2014

    Rock Creek JV sweeps St. Marys, splits with Eagles

    The Rock Creek JV softball squad improved to 5-3 on the season with wins over the St. Marys Bears.  Rock Creek won both games via run-rule, 14-2 in the first game and 16-6 in the second. Jayden Weers and Saige Biedenbender each pitched for

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 23, 2014

    Mother of shooting victim speaks about gun laws


    Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, was welcomed to the K-State Student Union ballroom by a standing-room audience of nearly a thousand people Tuesday night. In her first visit to Kansas, Fulton talked again about her slain son’s story – an event that has

  • Local | April 23, 2014

    ‘Empty Bowls’ filled

    The purchase of an empty bowl helped fill the bowls for a family in need. That was the goal of the Manhattan Empty Bowls Project, which was held Tuesday at Hibachi Hut. For $10 a bowl, attendees were able to get soup in ceramic bowls, which

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