<![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 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 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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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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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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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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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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Kansas State track star Akela Jones ready for important string of competitions http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article77300152.html#storylink=rss Big 12 track and field championship the first of many important events for Jones

Jones will compete in the Olympics this summer for her country of Barbados

She won three individual championships at the Big 12 indoor

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Thu, 12 May 2016 17:19:07 CDT

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Kansas State baseball sets sights on Big 12 Tournament berth http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article77299287.html#storylink=rss K-State baseball could use a series win over Kansas to make the Big 12 Tournament

The Wildcats are one of five Big 12 teams with 12 league losses; one won’t make the postseason

K-State men’s basketball and football also used the postseason as motivation after disappointing starts

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Thu, 12 May 2016 17:16:48 CDT

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Former Kansas State star Rodney McGruder inching closer to NBA dream http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article76069402.html#storylink=rss After a championship season with the Sioux Falls Skyforce, Rodney McGruder appears poised for the NBA

McGruder averaged 15.8 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists this season in NBA D-League

McGruder helped K-State win 27 games and share a Big 12 championship as a senior

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Fri, 06 May 2016 12:08:36 CDT

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Kansas State adds three years to women’s basketball coach Jeff Mittie’s contract http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article75348397.html#storylink=rss New six-year contract is worth $3.56 million

The Wildcats are 38-27 in two seasons under Mittie

Mittie guided K-State to its first NCAA Tournament since 2012 last season

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Tue, 03 May 2016 13:24:51 CDT

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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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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 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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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 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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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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