<![CDATA[K-State Wildcats Sports Scores & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/ en-us Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:41:32 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:41:32 CST Kansas State University 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com K-State guard Cody Whitehair taken by Bears in NFL draft’s second round http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article74803017.html#storylink=rss Whitehair was 56th overall pick

Abilene High grad was the fourth guard taken in the draft

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:14:45 CDT

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K-State fullback Glenn Gronkowski gets deal with Buffalo Bills http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article74986217.html#storylink=rss He wasn’t selected in NFL Draft

Brother Rob Gronkowski plays for Patriots

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Sun, 01 May 2016 00:11:15 CDT Star news services

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Speed makes former Kansas State returner Morgan Burns a late-round possibility at NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73759592.html#storylink=rss K-State kick returner Morgan Burns could be selected in the late rounds of the NFL Draft

Burns has heard from a handful of teams and visited the Green Bay Packers

Teams have asked Burns if he would be open to playing running back

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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:28:55 CDT

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Zac Brown Band to perform at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in September http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article74500002.html#storylink=rss First concert in K-State’s football venue since 1987

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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:16:58 CDT

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Kansas State quarterback race closer than ever after spring game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73582657.html#storylink=rss Jesse Ertz started and Alex Delton was the backup, but Joe Hubener had the best statistics

Hubener completed 21 of 25 passes for 319 yards and two touchdowns

All three quarterbacks were helped by an upgraded receiving corps

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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 19:07:30 CDT

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Kansas State athletic director John Currie gets two-year extension, looks ahead to new goals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73303317.html#storylink=rss The extension lasts through 2022

Currie’s salary remains unchanged, but retention bonuses were added

K-State has completed $210 million worth of stadium and facility upgrades under Currie

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 10:13:33 CDT

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Bill Snyder strives to make Kansas State’s spring game resemble a real game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73378447.html#storylink=rss “We consider the spring game as a 15th practice,” head coach said

The format is first string vs. second string, and the score flips at halftime

Players like the setup because it simulates a fall Saturday

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 15:27:08 CDT

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Kansas State coach Bill Snyder takes chance on receiver Byron Pringle http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article72855017.html#storylink=rss Pringle was arrested at 16 and served four years of probation and 100 hours of community service

Snyder says he was “convinced” after talking to Pringle before offering him a scholarship

Receiver was also arrested at age 19 but charge was dropped

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:11:20 CDT

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Cody Whitehair, Glenn Gronkowski, Morgan Burns give Kansas State presence at NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article72959647.html#storylink=rss ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper thinks three former Kansas State players could get selected next week

Cody Whitehair is a potential first- or second-round pick. Glenn Gronkowski should go in middle rounds

Morgan Burns could hear his name in the late rounds

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:28:07 CDT

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Kansas State football’s APR score tops Big 12 for third straight year http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article72880452.html#storylink=rss For the third straight year, K-State football is on top of the Big 12 for APR scores

The Wildcats’ score of 975 led the way over Texas, which scored a 971

Men’s golf and women’s cross country posted perfect scores of 1,000

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:57:55 CDT

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Kansas State linebackers embrace competition at spring practice http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article71895742.html#storylink=rss Elijah Lee, Will Davis and Charmeachealle Moore are trying to top what they accomplished last season

Together, the three linebackers made 189 tackles a year ago

Lee, Davis and Moore say competition has never been stronger in practice

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 16:42:36 CDT

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KU’s Perry Ellis, K-State’s Kindred Wesemann win Big 12’s basketball scholar-athlete awards http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article71894727.html#storylink=rss Ellis takes award for second straight year

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 16:37:23 CDT

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Guards Brian Patrick, Cartier Diarra sign with Kansas State basketball team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article71673937.html#storylink=rss Patrick, a three-star shooting guard, is a skilled three-point shooter

Diarra will give K-State depth at point guard

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:42:37 CDT

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Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder laments loss of in-state satellite camps http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article71449927.html#storylink=rss New NCAA rules eliminated all future satellite camps last week

K-State has discovered countless players at in-state satellite camps

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 18:16:35 CDT

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Kansas State freshman guard Ron Freeman will transfer to Florida junior college http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article71342577.html#storylink=rss He seeks more playing time after rarely seeing action at K-State

Coach Bruce Weber doesn’t expect any other Wildcats players to transfer

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:40:21 CDT

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K-State guard Kamau Stokes moves past injury, eyes improvement as sophomore http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article71319772.html#storylink=rss Kamau Stokes thinks he can be an improved point guard next season

The point guard has nearly recovered from a mid-season knee injury, and he is walking without a limp

K-State was 13-8 with Stokes in the lineup as a freshman and 4-8 without him

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 09:27:12 CDT

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Photo gallery: Kansas State spring football game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73602897.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Apr 2016 20:58:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article73602897.html Kansas State livens up spring football practice with music http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article70803257.html#storylink=rss Kansas State coach Bill Snyder allows music during practice for first time

K-State players approached Snyder about the change

Music has helped players get motivated and play with energy during practice

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Fri, 08 Apr 2016 17:26:48 CDT

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Kansas State basketball loses assistant Alvin Brooks to Baylor http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article70414797.html#storylink=rss Assistant basketball coach Alvin Brooks leaving Kansas State for Baylor after four seasons

Brooks was K-State’s lead recruiter in Texas

Brooks is the first assistant to leave K-State since Bruce Weber was hired in 2012

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Wed, 06 Apr 2016 20:39:14 CDT

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Running back Justin Silmon eyes expanded role in Kansas State’s offense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article70346282.html#storylink=rss He may be K-State’s most powerful running back, but is he reliable?

The sophomore averaged 65 yards in his first four games, but 10.5 in his final nine

Charles Jones, Dalvin Warmack and Silmon will compete for carries this season

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Wed, 06 Apr 2016 16:09:14 CDT

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K-State QB Jesse Ertz, back after injury, optimistic about reclaiming starting job http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article70154412.html#storylink=rss He tore the ACL in his right knee on the Wildcats’ opening drive last season and played no more

This year he’s competing against Joe Hubener, who started the next 11 games, and Alex Delton

But Ertz says he learned a lot during his recovery and became a lot tougher

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Tue, 05 Apr 2016 18:50:36 CDT

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Former K-State basketball star Steve Henson to become head coach at UTSA http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/ncaa/article69554917.html#storylink=rss Oklahoma assistant coach gets first head coaching job

He will stay with Sooners through the Final Four

Henson will be introduced in San Antonio on April 8

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Fri, 01 Apr 2016 19:34:32 CDT

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Former K-State center Jordan Henriquez getting teammates back together for $2 million tourney http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article69235712.html#storylink=rss Nine former standout K-State basketball players are reuniting to play in The Basketball Tournament this summer

Jacob Pullen, Rodney McGruder, Denis Clemente, Jamar Samuels, Jordan Henriquez and others makeup the roster

Henriquez organized the team and hopes he can do something special with his former teammates

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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 13:58:14 CDT

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Five things to watch as spring football practice begins at Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article68797772.html#storylink=rss Who will be the next starting quarterback?

Senior safety Dante Barnett is back for his fifth season

Kansas State begins spring football practice on Wednesday and plays its spring game on April 23

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Tue, 29 Mar 2016 12:40:04 CDT

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John Currie says Bruce Weber is ‘the right coach’ for K-State basketball team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article68678882.html#storylink=rss Kansas State athletic director continues to support Weber after two down seasons

Currie thinks the Wildcats are poised to take a big step forward next year

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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:27:59 CDT

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With Dana Altman, Lon Kruger, every coach a Wildcat in West Regional final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/blair-kerkhoff/article68334877.html#storylink=rss Oklahoma-Oregon game pits former Kansas State coaches Lon Kruger and Dana Altman

Both coaches left Manhattan after four seasons

They avoid scheduling games against each other’s teams

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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 17:53:44 CDT

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Bruce Weber optimistic about Kansas State’s basketball future: ‘We have to make it happen’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article68079857.html#storylink=rss Wildcats have struggled the past two seasons, but improvement could be on the horizon

They return an average of 51.4 points per game from a team that averaged 71

Bruce Weber thinks playing in Europe this summer will be a big help

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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 16:01:43 CDT

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Former Wildcat Angel Rodriguez prepares for Sweet 16 with Miami, reflects on transfer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article67914042.html#storylink=rss Homesick guard born in Puerto Rico left K-State after two successful seasons

Bruce Weber keeps in touch, says he’s proud of Rodriguez’s success

Hurricanes face Villanova on Thursday

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Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:41:54 CDT

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NCAA Tournament: Miami follows Angel Rodriguez's lead http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/ncaa/article67793607.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2016 14:37:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/ncaa/article67793607.html Frank Martin on new OSU coach Brad Underwood: He’s a program-builder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article67597972.html#storylink=rss Former K-State coach thinks Underwood will succeed in Stillwater

Martin says Underwood, a former Wildcats player and assistant, is a perfect fit

Underwood and Oklahoma State have ties that go back 32 years

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Tue, 22 Mar 2016 16:57:23 CDT

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