Home » K-State You are browsing entries filed in “K-State”

K-State Salvages Final Game in Puerto Rico »

Kstate basketball

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) Kansas State arrived in San Juan for the Puerto Rico Tip-Off with lofty goals. The Wildcats didn’t have a perfect week by any means, but for the most part coach Bruce Weber likes the team he’s taking back home. Thomas Gipson had 18 points and 10 rebounds as Kansas State […]

Posted in K-State,Sports | Read More »

No. 20 Oklahoma Too Much for Kansas State »

KSU Football

MANHATTAN, KAN (AP) – Brennan Clay ran for a career-high 200 yards and two touchdowns, leading No. 20 Oklahoma to a 41-31 victory over Kansas State on Saturday and moving Sooners coach Bob Stoops past Barry Switzer for the most wins in school history. It was the 158th victory at Oklahoma for Stoops, and it came against […]

Posted in K-State,Sports | Read More »

Charlotte Hangs on to Down Kansas State »

Kansas_State_Wildcats7-342x250

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Mike Thorne had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Denzel Ingram added 12 as UNC Charlotte held off a late second half charge and beat Kansas State 68-61 in the opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off in San Juan on Thursday. Charlotte led by as many as 13 […]

Posted in K-State,Sports | Read More »

Two Jayhawks Basketball Players Honored by Big 12 »

Photo courtesy of Big 12

Two league wins over top 10 nationally-ranked non-conference opponents featured athletes that have been named the latest winners of Big 12 weekly awards.  Forwards Melvin Ejim (Iowa State) and Perry Ellis (Kansas) share Big 12 Player of the Week accolades, while Andrew Wiggins (Kansas) has been named Rookie of the Week.  It is the fourth […]

Posted in College,K-State,KU,Sports | Read More »

KU and K-State Football Players Honored by Big 12 »

Photo courtesy Big 12

Bryce Petty (Baylor), James Sims (Kansas), Justin Gilbert (Oklahoma State), Jack Cantele (K-State) and Jalen Saunders (Oklahoma) were named Big 12 Football Players of the Week by a panel of media that cover the Conference. Gilbert (defense) was honored for the second consecutive week and fourth time in his career. Saunders (co-special teams) was recognized […]

Posted in College,K-State,KU,Sports | Read More »

Late Field Goal Lifts Kansas State Past TCU »

Photo courtesy kstatesports.com

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Jack Cantele kicked a 41-yard field goal, his fourth of the game, with 3 seconds remaining to give Kansas State a thrilling 33-31 victory over TCU on Saturday. The Horned Frogs had taken the lead on a 56-yard field goal by Jaden Oberkrom with 2:13 left, but the Wildcats (6-4, 4-3) quickly marched […]

Posted in K-State,Sports | Read More »

Kansas, Oklahoma State Picked To Share Big 12 Men’s Basketball Title »

Big 12 logo

For just the third time in conference history, there is a tie at the top of the Big 12 preseason poll as Kansas and Oklahoma State have been picked to win the league regular season crown. It marks the 12th time in Big 12 history that KU has been the preseason favorite, while the Cowboys […]

Posted in College,K-State,KU,Sports | Read More »

K-State Unveils Statue of Bill Snyder at West Stadium Center Dedication »

K-State Snyder Statue 2

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The architect of the greatest turnaround in college football history will forever be enshrined at the stadium that bears his own name as K-State unveiled a statue of head coach Bill Snyder today as part of the West Stadium Center dedication celebration. The 11.5-foot monument constructed of bronze and granite was sculpted by […]

Posted in K-State,Sports | Read More »

K-State AD Currie signs extension through 2018 »

Currie

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Kansas State athletic director John Currie has signed a contract extension to remain with the school through June 2018. School president Kirk Schulz announced the extension Wednesday. Currie will make $450,000 for 2012-13, with his salary increasing $25,000 for each remaining year. The extension also includes an enhanced retention incentive structure. […]

Posted in College,K-State,Sports | Read More »

Board of Directors Confirms Big 12 Happy at 10 »

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oklahoma State president Burns Hargis says the Big 12 is satisfied at 10 teams, though he acknowledged that if Notre Dame was interested in joining the league, “that’s something we would have to pursue.” Hargis, who chairs the league’s board of directors, spoke Thursday during the Big 12′s annual meetings at […]

Posted in College,K-State,KU,Sports | Read More »

Big 12 Prefers Playoff with Top-4 Overall »

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Big 12 favors a four-team playoff to decide college football’s national champion, and supports some kind of selection committee to determine its participants. Interim commissioner Chuck Neinas also said the league is content with 10 members after inviting TCU and West Virginia, though he left open the possibility of revisiting […]

Posted in College,K-State,KU,Sports | Read More »

K-State Coach Bruce Weber Rounding Out Staff »

KSU-MBB-Frazier

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State coach Bruce Weber is rounding out his coaching staff by hiring former Illinois standout Chester Frazier as an assistant coach. Frazier will earn a base salary of $135,000. He joins former Southern Illinois coach Chris Lowery and Alvin Brooks III as assistant coaches, while Brad Korn will be director of […]

Posted in College,K-State,Sports | Read More »

Bruce Weber Named New Men’s Basketball Coach At Kansas State »

K-State-MBB-Weber

Bruce Weber, one of the winningest active Division I coaches with over 300 career wins and eight NCAA Tournament appearances to his credit, has been named the 24th head men’s basketball coach at Kansas State, Athletics Director John Currie announced. Weber agreed to a 5-year contract, which was approved by the K-State Athletics, Inc., Board […]

Posted in College,K-State,Sports | Read More »