Kansas State struggled on offense during its spring game. Quarterback play, in particular, was inconsistent. Still, head coach Bill Snyder saw some positive things in the game, which was played Saturday in front of 17,080 at Sporting Park while Snyder Family Stadium undergoes construction.
Kansas State is the only Big 12 team that doesn’t return a quarterback who started at least one game last year. The Wildcats are starting over at the position with three candidates, including freshman Alex Delton, who left high school a semester early to join the program.
In the middle of the Memorial Stadium turf, Michael Cummings grabbed at his left knee and rolled onto his side, writhing in pain. A collection of Kansas teammates surrounded the senior quarterback. From his spot on the sideline, David Beaty craned his neck and tried to see what was going on.
Today, at a time when much of law enforcement’s focus has shifted from domestic to foreign terrorism, a network of extremism is again spreading throughout the land. “The wall between extremism and mainstream has really come down significantly,” said Brian Levin, director of the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at California State University-San Bernardino.
Josh Rosen had to wait his turn in his first appearance at the Rose Bowl as a UCLA quarterback on Saturday. When the Bruins return on Sept. 5 for their season opener, the true freshman might be the first man up.
Malcolm Phillips, 88, from Newton has long been associated with football and coaching around East Mississippi ever since he played football at East Central Community College in Decatur in the early 1940s.
Less than two days before her six-month bone marrow biopsy check-up at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill, Sylvia Hatchell — the winningest active coach in women's college basketball — was in her blueberry patch in Fairview.
The sight of quarterback Michael Cummings going down — and then limping to the sideline — was the defining moment from Kansas football coach David Beaty’s first spring game, which finished with the first-team Blue squad recording a 20-7 victory over the second-team White squad. Cummings, a fifth-year senior, could be in line to start at quarterback in the fall. On Saturday, he was limited to just four-of-eight passing for 43 yards before leaving early in the second quarter.
Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber is optimistic about the future, describing the loss of six underclassmen in the same year as necessary growing pains on the way to success. He thinks the Wildcats can win with a new batch of recruits. Problem is, his recruiting caused the growing pains.
Kansas senior receiver Rodriguez Coleman and sophomore running back Corey Avery missed Saturday’s spring game while serving indefinite suspensions for a “violation of team rules,” KU coach David Beaty said. “Their future is uncertain,” Beaty said.
EAST LANSING, Mich. -Michigan State has now received four verbal commitments in four days, two just before Saturday's spring game - one a nationally heralded recruit with offers from Ohio State, Michigan and many others.