<![CDATA[K-State Wildcats Sports News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:43 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:43 CDT Kansas State University 60 Defensive tackle Will Geary flexing his muscles in many ways for Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article33495630.html#storylink=rss Will Geary is one of the strongest members of the Kansas State football team. This season, the sophomore defensive tackle plans to put that strength to good use as a Wildcat starter.

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Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:55:51 CDT

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Jesse Ertz will open Kansas State’s football season as the starting quarterback http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article33179805.html#storylink=rss Kansas State announced Tuesday that Jesse Ertz won the QB competition over three teammates.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 12:05:31 CDT

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Brandon Bolden’s basketball career at K-State ends early due to broken wrist http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article33254055.html#storylink=rss A broken wrist has cost Brandon Bolden his last basketball game in a Kansas State uniform, but he intends to stay in Manhattan in hopes of graduating with a degree in sociology.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 17:35:49 CDT

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Kansas State asks students to sign sportsmanship pledge before they pick up their athletic tickets http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32981256.html#storylink=rss In the wake of K-State’s men’s basketball victory against Kansas last season at Bramlage Coliseum, where students loudly chanted inappropriate language during the game and stormed the court afterward, Kansas State students will have to sign a sportsmanship pledge before they pick up their tickets to home sports events.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:37:18 CDT

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Bill Snyder announces several Kansas State starters, but not quarterback http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32892903.html#storylink=rss Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder announced several starters on Monday, including running back Charles Jones, center Dalton Risner and receivers Deante Burton and Kody Cook, but he won’t divulge who his starting quarterback is until Tuesday.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:46:06 CDT

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Kansas State’s Bill Snyder still has the drive at 75 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32649300.html#storylink=rss After years of success, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is on his way into the College Football Hall of Fame. But he is showing no signs of slowing down, even at age 75.

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Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:46:17 CDT

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Big 12 Blitz: Predictions, players to watch and can’t-miss games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article32902863.html#storylink=rss Blair Kerkhoff predicts the conference order of finish, top players and games, with team-by-team schedules.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:32:16 CDT

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Kansas State football preview: What to expect and game-by-game predictions http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32749911.html#storylink=rss Bill Snyder knows a thing or two about rebuilding projects, so he is ready for the challenge that comes with replacing Jake Waters, Tyler Lockett, Curry Sexton and the most prolific passing offense in school history.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:22:01 CDT

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Five memorable plays in K-State football history http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32749818.html#storylink=rss Here are five plays every Wildcats fan should remember.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:20:32 CDT

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At Kansas State, a balanced offense is a good offense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32749617.html#storylink=rss Kansas State threw for more than double the yardage it rushed for last season. Bill Snyder wants that to change this year.

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Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:16:55 CDT

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K-State is counting on solid play from interior of defensive line http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article32596962.html#storylink=rss Defensive tackles Travis Britz and Will Geary made important strides last season for the Kansas State defense.

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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:04:43 CDT

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Former K-State quarterback Jake Waters released by Seattle Seahawks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article32457636.html#storylink=rss The Seattle Seahawks released former Kansas State quarterback Jake Waters on Wednesday just eight days after the NFL team signed him.

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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:59:32 CDT

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Blue Springs linebacker Elijah Lee looks to build off freshman success at Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31861158.html#storylink=rss Elijah Lee had a promising freshman season at Kansas State, which included 4 1/2 sacks, but he is already eying bigger things as a sophomore.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:28:22 CDT

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Former K-State star Tyler Lockett fills a need for Seahawks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article31865277.html#storylink=rss The Seattle Seahawks paid a steep price to move up in the third round of the NFL Draft to select former Kansas State star wide receiver and return specialist Tyler Lockett. The early returns have been positive.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:51:24 CDT

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Freshman Denzel Goolsby works through learning curve at Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31643249.html#storylink=rss Kansas State needs help and depth at receiver after losing a pair of 1,000-yard receivers in Tyler Lockett, a third-round draft pick by the Seattle Seahawks, and Curry Sexton. That might have to come from freshman Denzel Goolsby, a converted running back.

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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:43:56 CDT

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Kansas State men’s basketball schedule for 2015-16 is set as Big 12 games are announced http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31634669.html#storylink=rss The Big 12 announced its men’s basketball schedule on Thursday, completing Kansas State’s slate for the 2015-16 season.

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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:37:22 CDT

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After problems at KU game, K-State students must sign sportsmanship pledge http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article33127788.html#storylink=rss Kansas State students will have to sign a sportsmanship pledge before they can pick up their tickets for sporting events this year.

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Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:22:48 CDT

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Charles Jones hopes to rejuvenate Kansas State’s running game now that he is healthy http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31470816.html#storylink=rss Kansas State running back Charles Jones got off to a strong start last season and then faded. An injury may have been to blame. Now that he is healthy, he hopes to lead the Wildcats’ rushing attack this season.

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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:59:19 CDT

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Former Kansas State stars Jake Waters, Tyler Lockett reunite on Seattle Seahawks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31389524.html#storylink=rss Jake Waters and Tyler Lockett were a dynamic duo at Kansas State. They will reunite in the NFL with the Seattle Seahawks, as Waters signed a free-agent contract with the team Tuesday.

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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:25:42 CDT

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Jesse Ertz looks like top quarterback at Kansas State’s open practice http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31224608.html#storylink=rss Sophomore Jesse Ertz appears to have a leg up on the competition in Kansas State’s crowded quarterback battle. He handled snaps with the Wildcats’ first-string offense during scrimmages at an open practice Saturday.

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Sat, 15 Aug 2015 19:32:27 CDT

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New football complex gives Kansas State instant recruiting boost http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31125119.html#storylink=rss Kansas State’s current players and coaches have nothing but great things to say about their newly constructed $65 million football complex. Recruits are impressed, too.

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Fri, 14 Aug 2015 15:55:52 CDT

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Kansas State football embraces battle to replace B.J. Finney at center http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article31021260.html#storylink=rss Kansas State redshirt freshman Dalton Risner, sophomore Reid Najvar and community college transfer Reed Bergstrom are competing to replace three-time All-Big 12 center B.J. Finney.

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Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:40:57 CDT

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Expectations remain high for Kansas State receivers without Tyler Lockett http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article30890313.html#storylink=rss Kansas State lost star receivers Tyler Lockett and Curry Sexton last season, but position coach Andre Coleman says this year’s group, which includes Kyle Klein and Deante Burton, is “top to bottom” the best unit he has coached with the Wildcats.

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Wed, 12 Aug 2015 13:02:40 CDT

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Collin Klein reflects on experience with four-man quarterback competition at K-State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article30727449.html#storylink=rss Former Kansas State quarterback and current graduate assistant Collin Klein knows exactly what the Wildcats’ top four quarterbacks face this month as they compete to win a starting job in preseason football practices. He faced the same challenge six years ago.

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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 15:34:53 CDT

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Kansas State’s experienced secondary may foster aggressive approach on defense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article30631464.html#storylink=rss Defensive coordinator Tom Hayes emphasizes stopping the run and keeping opponents out of the end zone, but an experienced secondary make allow the Wildcats to be aggressive against the pass, too.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:32:06 CDT

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It’s still crowded at quarterback for Kansas State http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article30530880.html#storylink=rss Four players — junior-college transfer Jonathan Banks, freshman Alex Delton, sophomore Jesse Ertz and junior Joe Hubener — are vying for the quarterback spot at K-State.

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Sat, 08 Aug 2015 22:17:29 CDT

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K-State releases first glimpse of completed new Vanier Family Football Complex http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article29987649.html#storylink=rss Kansas State football players are due to report for preseason camp Wednesday, but the Wildcats who’ve already arrived were treated to a tour of the new Vanier Family Football Complex.

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Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:04:42 CDT

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Five questions as K-State football players arrive in Manhattan for preseason camp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article29955456.html#storylink=rss A look at the biggest questions facing Bill Snyder and the Wildcats as Kansas State football players arrive on campus Wednesday for the beginning of preseason practice.

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Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:28:47 CDT

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As usual, Kansas State football team puts little stock in preseason predictions http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article29819731.html#storylink=rss Kansas State is used to being picked near the bottom of the Big 12 preseason football poll. Once again, the Wildcats say they are ready to defy expectations.

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Sun, 02 Aug 2015 18:38:38 CDT

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Cody Whitehair embraces extra responsibility as Kansas State’s left tackle http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article29535790.html#storylink=rss It’s been said that left tackle is the most important position on an offensive line. The Kansas State Wildcats' Cody Whitehair was happy to move from guard to left tackle for that very reason.

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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:45:58 CDT

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