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Kansas State runs away from Omaha »

K-State's Malek Harris dunks against Nebraska-Omaha at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on December 2, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) – Nino Williams had 19 points and Marcus Foster added 16 points as Kansas State beat Nebraska-Omaha 84-66 in the first-ever meeting between the two schools on Tuesday night. It is already the fourth 80-point game for the Wildcats (4-3). They only surpassed the mark twice during the 2013-14 season. C.J. Carter […]

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Jake Waters leads No. 11 K-State past Kansas »

K-State's head coach Bill Snyder embraces Tyler Lockett during Senior Day before the game against Kansas at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas on November 29, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Jake Waters threw for 294 yards and four touchdowns, two of them to record-setting wide receiver Tyler Lockett, and No. 11 Kansas State routed Kansas 51-13 on Saturday to move into a tie atop the Big 12 standings. Lockett caught nine passes for 119 yards, […]

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K-State beats Purdue in Maui »

Kansas State Wildcats guard Marcus Foster (2) drives to the basket against the Purdue Boilermakers during the 2014 EA Sports Maui Invitational at the Lahaina Civic Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) – Marcus Foster scored 24 points and Kansas State held on to beat Purdue 88-79 after blowing most of a big early lead Monday in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Coming off a disappointing loss to Long Beach State, Kansas State (3-1) attacked Purdue […]

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K-State’s Lockett tabbed Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the seventh time in his career, including the second this season, Kansas State senior wide receiver Tyler Lockett has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for his efforts in the return game at West Virginia, the conference office announced Monday. Lockett, who was […]

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No. 12 Kansas State beats West Virginia »

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By JOHN RABY AP Sports Writer MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) – Jake Waters threw for a career-high 400 yards and a touchdown, Tyler Lockett returned a punt for a score and No. 12 Kansas State held on to beat sloppy West Virginia 26-20 on Thursday night. Kansas State (8-2, 6-1 Big 12, No. 12 CFP) rebounded from a loss […]

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Kansas State beats UMKC »

K-State's Jevon Thomas steals the ball from UMKC's Deshon Taylor in Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kansas on November 17, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Thomas Gipson had 21 points and nine rebounds to help Kansas State beat Missouri-Kansas City 83-73 in the opening mainland round of the EA Sports Maui Invitational. Marcus Foster made four 3-pointers and finished with 16 points as Kansas State (2-0) made 8 of 13 shots from behind the arc. Justin […]

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Balance key in K-State’s win over OSU »

K-State's Tyler Lockett catches a pass against Oklahoma State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas on November 1, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder had watched Oklahoma State slice so effortless through his defense on the game’s opening drive that he wondered whether the tone had been set. Morgan Burns didn’t give him a chance to think anything more of it. The speedy cornerback returned the ensuing kickoff 86 yards […]

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K-State ninth in inaugural college football playoff rankings »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – With its 6-1 record heading into this weekend’s matchup with Oklahoma State, Kansas State was ranked ninth in the inaugural College Football Playoff Top 25 rankings announced Tuesday on ESPN by the 12-person committee. The Wildcats were one of five Big 12 teams to debut in the poll with […]

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K-State’s Barnett earns Big 12 weekly honor »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Following a seven-tackle contest in which he batted away four Texas passes, Kansas State junior defensive back Dante Barnett was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. It was Barnett’s first career honor and the fourth this season for the Wildcats as […]

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KSU’s Lockett receives Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week honors »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior wide receiver Tyler Lockett was honored for his efforts in the return game last week against UTEP as he was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.   Lockett’s designation was the third for the Wildcats this season and the […]

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K-State’s Johnson earns Big 12 Player of the Week honors »

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Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior linebacker Dakorey Johnson was honored for his performance in his first career start against Auburn as he was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. Johnson is the second Wildcat in the last three weeks to pick up weekly conference accolades […]

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No. 5 Auburn holds off No. 20 K-State »

K-State's Charles Jones scores a touchdown against Auburn at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas on September 18, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gus Malzahn squeezed into his postgame news conference, gripping both sides of the podium and exhaling deeply. Fifth-ranked Auburn had just eked out a 20-14 victory over No. 20 Kansas State, and Malzahn was asked whether it was the kind of nip-and-tuck nonconference game that […]

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KSU’s Waters nabs Big 12 Player of the Week honors »

K-State's Jake Waters scores the game winning touchdown against Iowa State's Nigel Tribune at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, Iowa on September 6, 2014. (Scott D. Weaver/K-State Athletics)

Kansas State Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – After accumulating 377 total yards – including a career-best 138 rushing yards and two touchdowns – in a 32-28 victory at Iowa State, Kansas State senior quarterback Jake Waters earned Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week honors, the conference office announced Monday. The accolade is the first of Waters’ career […]

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