<![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 Former Kansas State high jumper Erik Kynard aiming for gold at Rio Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86509617.html#storylink=rss Kynard is the top ranked high-jumper in the nation, and No. 4 worldwide

A former K-State athlete, Kynard still lives in Manhattan and trains with the Wildcats

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:44:53 CDT

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K-State defensive end Tanner Wood aims for breakout season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85776867.html#storylink=rss Tanner Wood was solid as a sophomore, but he thinks he is capable of more as a junior

Wood missed K-State’s spring practices due to injury

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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:16:22 CDT

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Junior college forward Tyrek Coger picks Oklahoma State over K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86091167.html#storylink=rss Tyrek Coger, a K-State basketball recruiting target, orally committed to Oklahoma State on Sunday

K-State was a finalist for Coger, one of the top unsigned junior college forwards available

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:33:44 CDT

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Wesley Iwundu alters his shot, has designs on big final season at K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85635507.html#storylink=rss Wesley Iwundu has never been known for his shooting, but he hopes a new technique can change that

Iwundu made six of 30 three-pointers last season

Bruce Weber says Iwundu will be a NBA prospect if he adds a jump shot

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 18:06:58 CDT

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K-State adds Colorado, Washington State to future football schedules http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85563642.html#storylink=rss The Wildcats will play Colorado in 2027 and 2028

Kansas State will play Washington State in 2026 and 2029

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:09:39 CDT

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Kansas State football lands another in-state commitment: Newton’s Aidan Mills http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85314482.html#storylink=rss Newton offensive lineman Aidan Mills orally committed to K-State on Wednesday

Mills is the fourth in-state blocker to commit to K-State in the past week

The other three are Harrison Creed (Ulysses), Ben Adler (Trinity Academy) and Josh Rivas (Hutchinson)

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:08:28 CDT

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K-State track and field coach Cliff Rovelto thrilled to help U.S. team at Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article85252437.html#storylink=rss K-State track and field coach Cliff Rovelto will serve as an assistant coach for the U.S. at the Rio Olympics

Rovelto has coached individuals in past Olympics, but this will be his first stint with the team

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:30:16 CDT

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Hutchinson lineman commits to Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85056617.html#storylink=rss Hutchinson’s Josh Rivas second Wichita-area lineman to commit to Wildcats in past two days

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:44:33 CDT

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Kansas State football picks up pledge from Wichita offensive lineman Ben Adler http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article84863582.html#storylink=rss Adler orally committed to K-State on Monday

A three-sport athlete, Adler hopes to bring athleticism to K-State’s offensive line

Adler is the fifth commit in K-State’s 2017 recruiting class

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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:40:36 CDT

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Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder embraces life on Twitter http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article84360977.html#storylink=rss Snyder has amassed more than 16,200 followers since joining Twitter nearly two months ago

Snyder has tweeted nearly 160 times, typing every post himself

He joined Twitter for recruiting purposes, but admits he is more comfortable sharing daily thoughts

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:59:39 CDT

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K-State football coach Bill Snyder happy about return of Big 12 championship game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article84117827.html#storylink=rss Snyder would have been even happier if the Big 12 announced plans to expand by two teams

Snyder thinks the original Big 12 setup was best for the Wildcats

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:52:36 CDT

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Bruce Weber considering scholarship for Kansas State walk-on Austin Budke http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article84167197.html#storylink=rss Kansas State has an open scholarship, and senior walk-on Austin Budke might get it

Weber continues to recruit with an eye toward next season, but he will only take a quality player

Budke averaged 2.3 points and 2.0 rebounds last season

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:22:38 CDT

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Ulysses, Kan., lineman Harrison Creed commits to Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article83902572.html#storylink=rss Harrison Creed, and offensive lineman from Ulysses, committed to Kansas State

Creed is 6-foot-5 and 310 pounds. He played right guard for Ulysses last season

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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 10:46:53 CDT

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Kansas State men’s basketball team announces itinerary for Europe trip http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article82749612.html#storylink=rss Wildcats will begin a 10-day tour through Europe starting on August 8

K-State will play five exhibition games this summer against teams in Italy and Switzerland

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Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:06:15 CDT

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ESPN picks Kansas State’s Wabash Cannonball as Big 12’s best pregame tradition http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article82539802.html#storylink=rss ESPN college football writers select K-State’s Wabash Cannonball as best pregame tradition in Big 12

Pregame traditions at Clemson, Ohio State, Colorado and Auburn were selected for the other four power conferences

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:12:44 CDT

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Bob Davis, Jaime Mendez head 2016 Kansas Sports Hall of Fame induction class http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article82542742.html#storylink=rss The induction ceremony for the 2016 Hall of Fame class is Oct. 2

Former Wichitan Lafayette Norwood and Cheney native Jerry Kill also among inductees

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:21:08 CDT

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Kansas State basketball one of four finalists for junior college forward Tyrek Coger http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article85625492.html#storylink=rss Tyrek Coger, a 6-foot-9 forward, is considering a transfer to K-State

Coger is one of the top unsigned junior college players available

He is also considering Oklahoma State, Rutgers and Charlotte

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Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:41:20 CDT

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Kansas, K-State, Wichita State once again rank among top 40 in men’s basketball attendance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article82535077.html#storylink=rss KU ranked ninth, K-State ranked 32nd and Wichita State ranked 37th

Kansas ranked first in the Big 12, while K-State was fourth

Also, Big 12 Tournament at the Sprint Center leads nation with average crowd of 18,987

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:51:27 CDT

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Kansas State basketball to play Boston College in Barclays Classic semifinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article82269562.html#storylink=rss Nov. 25 game in Brooklyn is part of doubleheader that also features Maryland, Richmond

Championship game is following day

K-State opens 2015-16 season with four consecutive home games before Barclays Center Classic

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 13:29:02 CDT

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K-State grad assistant Collin Klein expected to become QB coach at Northern Iowa http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article82234992.html#storylink=rss Former quarterback expected to take his first assistant coaching job

Klein was 21-5 as a full-time starter with the Wildcats, led K-State to 2012 Big 12 championship

He spent past two seasons helping coach K-State quarterbacks as a graduate assistant

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 11:01:16 CDT

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Former Kansas State QB Michael Bishop nominated for College Football Hall of Fame http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article81108547.html#storylink=rss Former K-State quarterback Michael Bishop is among the nominees listed on the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame ballot

Bishop led K-State to consecutive 11-win seasons in 1997 and 1998

Bishop was a consensus All-American and the Heisman Trophy runner-up in 1998

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 11:31:27 CDT

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Brad Korn returns to Kansas State as assistant men’s basketball coach http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article79782322.html#storylink=rss Korn played for Bruce Weber at Southern Illinois

He also served on K-State’s support staff during the 2012-13 season

Korn spent the past three seasons coaching at Missouri State

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Wed, 25 May 2016 11:00:03 CDT

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Jon Wefald’s book revisits Big 12’s origins, K-State’s football rise and controversy http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article79794447.html#storylink=rss Former Kansas State University president recalls 23 years in office

Wefald oversaw the rise of the Wildcats football program and beginning (and nearly end) of Big 12

He says so-called “secret” contract with former coach Ron Prince made him “heartsick”

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Wed, 25 May 2016 11:52:55 CDT

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Kansas State women’s soccer finds vision for success as first season approaches http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article79597232.html#storylink=rss Mike Dibbini has spent the past 18 months building program from scratch

Wildcats receiving strong fan support before its first game

They will play 16 games in debut season and embark on a full Big 12 slate in 2017

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Tue, 24 May 2016 16:22:04 CDT

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Kansas State baseball hopes to make noise at Big 12 Tournament http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article79594402.html#storylink=rss K-State needs to win Big 12 Tournament to qualify for a NCAA regional

Jake Scudder, Big 12’s newcomer of the year, hopes to continue his hot hitting in Oklahoma City

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Tue, 24 May 2016 16:16:48 CDT

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Kansas State to play Washington State at the Sprint Center http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article79429137.html#storylink=rss K-State men’s basketball team will play Dec. 10 in Kansas City

Game with Washington State is start of a neutral-court series

The rematch will be played in Spokane, Wash.

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Mon, 23 May 2016 18:49:13 CDT

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Former Kansas State kick returner Morgan Burns retires from football to pursue career in ministry http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article78136812.html#storylink=rss He retires from pro football 11 days after signing with the Tennessee Titans

Burns was a standout kick returner at K-State, returning four kickoffs for touchdowns as a senior

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Tue, 17 May 2016 15:52:05 CDT

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When it comes to expansion, best option for K-State is a healthy Big 12 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/blair-kerkhoff/article78073427.html#storylink=rss Athletic director John Currie said Kansas State would support Big 12’s decision to expand or stand pat

More than 41 percent of Wildcats’ athletic budget supplied by Big 12, NCAA funds

Bill Snyder has publicly favored divisional play

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Tue, 17 May 2016 11:43:32 CDT

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Former Minnesota football coach Jerry Kill joins Kansas State athletics in administrative role http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article78043372.html#storylink=rss Cheney, Kan., native will serve as associate athletic director, working with Bill Snyder and John Currie

Kill retired from coaching in October because of health reasons

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Tue, 17 May 2016 07:55:47 CDT

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John Currie sounds off on state of K-State’s major sports, Big 12’s future http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article77956612.html#storylink=rss K-State struggled in football, men’s basketball and baseball this year, but A.D. optimistic about future

On Big 12 expansion: “I could make a great argument, personally, that I would rather just stay at 10.”

Currie doesn’t think a Big 12 network is essential to the conference’s future

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Mon, 16 May 2016 16:52:06 CDT

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