<![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 Kansas State safety Dante Barnett eager to return to football field after injury http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article91385512.html#storylink=rss He missed most of last season because of an injury

Barnett has made 29 starts, most among Big 12 players

He should bring leadership and playmaking to K-State’s defense

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:56:38 CDT

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Packers WR Jordy Nelson to start camp on PUP list http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91803652.html#storylink=rss Receiver Jordy Nelson won't practice when the Green Bay Packers begin training camp on Tuesday.

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Sophomore center Dalton Risner ready for leadership role on Kansas State offensive line http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article91130902.html#storylink=rss He is the lone returning starter on K-State’s offensive line

Risner has already started 13 games for the Wildcats

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:19:39 CDT

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Former Kansas State football recruit Blake Hickey lands at TCU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article91127487.html#storylink=rss Hickey signed with K-State a few months ago, but he ended up at TCU

The three-star offensive lineman originally chose K-State over 17 other schools

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:09:29 CDT

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Kansas State defense wary of preseason expectations http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article90648932.html#storylink=rss K-State returns nine starters on defense, but that alone doesn’t guarantee success

The Wildcats placed four defensive players on the preseason All-Big 12 team

Team allowed 452.2 yards and 31.5 points per game last season

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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:24:24 CDT

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Bill Snyder says K-State has three No. 1 quarterbacks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article90656302.html#storylink=rss Jesse Ertz was at Big 12 media days, but he hasn’t won K-State’s starting quarterback job yet

Snyder thinks Ertz, Alex Delton and Joe Hubener could each be Wildcats’ starter

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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:46:07 CDT

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Kansas State Q&A: Looking ahead to football season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article89818877.html#storylink=rss Kansas State beat writer Kellis Robinett answers questions about the upcoming football season

Who will start at quarterback for the Wildcats when K-State plays Stanford?

How many games will K-State win this season?

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Fri, 15 Jul 2016 11:12:52 CDT

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K-State picked eighth in preseason Big 12 poll, KU last http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/article89607052.html#storylink=rss Kansas State is predicted to finish eighth in the preseason Big 12 poll

Kansas is expeced to finish last

Oklahoma is the favorite to win the league

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Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:35:58 CDT

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Kansas State freshman Cartier Diarra to miss upcoming basketball season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article89487042.html#storylink=rss The K-State basketball player underwent knee surgery after being injured in practice

Diarra was expected to help K-State off the bench in 2016-17

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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 19:50:39 CDT

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Former K-State guard Rodney McGruder signs with Miami Heat http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article88198572.html#storylink=rss McGruder signs three-year, partially guaranteed contract

McGruder currently plays for Heat’s summer league team

Helped lead Kansas State to a share of Big 12 title in 2013

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:39:16 CDT

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Kansas State track star Akela Jones hopes for redemption at Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article87792647.html#storylink=rss Jones had a disappointing finish at the NCAA championships

She will compete in the high jump and the heptathlon for her home nation of Barbados at the Olympics

Jones won a pair of national championships at K-State

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:35:23 CDT

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K-State basketball notes: Bruce Weber optimistic about newcomers, upcoming season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86893607.html#storylink=rss Weber likes the improvements K-State players have made during the offseason

Xavier Sneed and Cartier Diarra lead a promising group of freshmen

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:43:27 CDT

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K-State’s Cartier Diarra trades in dancing shoes for shot at basketball glory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article86617202.html#storylink=rss K-State freshman guard Cartier Diarra gave up a potential dancing career to play basketball

Diarra is one of the most athletic newcomers on K-State’s basketball roster

The 6-foot-4 guard has a 43-inch vertical leap

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:49:51 CDT

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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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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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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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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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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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