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Kansas State Coach Bill Snyder Thinks College Athletics are in a Bad Place Right Now

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Interviews don't come any more honest than this one. Longtime Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder goes into great depth to discuss what he thinks is wrong with college athletics right now. He goes so far as to say he's grossly overpaid and that he doesn't know if he would've ...

Bruce Weber on Having to Wait For an Opponent: Everybody’s Gonna Work a Little Harder Just to Get us Ready

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Kansas State made it back to the NCAA tournament for the fourth straight year without a lot of controversy, but Bruce Weber's team is in an awkward spot this week because they're waiting for La Salle and Boise State to battle it out Wednesday night for the right to play ...

Bruce Weber is Hungry to Do Something in March After Winning Big 12 Coach of the Year

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Just about one year ago, Bruce Weber was in the middle of a messy divorce with Illinois. Weber got off to a great start with the Illini but started to disappoint toward the end and ultimately ended up getting fired. He quickly landed on his feet with Kansas State and ...

Collin Klein Emerges As Front-Runner In The Heisman Trophy Race

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

For most of the early part of the season, it looked like West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith might be the run-away winner of the Heisman Trophy. Two weeks, and two Mountaineers losses, later, the new front-runner is Collin Klein, who dismantled that West Virginia team on Saturday, accounting for seven ...

West Virginia’s Big 12 Entrance Continues With Kansas State Coming To Town

Friday, October 19th, 2012

West Virginia announced its arrival into the Big 12 by beating Baylor and then going on the road to beat Texas, but that momentum came to a screeching halt when the Mountaineers lost to Texas Tech, 29-14, last weekend. But that result has to be a thing of the past ...

With Multiple Offers on the Table, Bruce Weber Picks Kansas State

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

It didn't take Bruce Weber long to find a new home. In fact, it sounds like he had his pick of the litter. The Illinois coach was fired immediately after his team bowed out of the Big Ten tournament last month, but he says calls starting heating up about new ...

In Search of New Challenge, Frank Martin Leaves Kansas State for South Carolina

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

College basketball storylines this week are rightfully being dominated by the Final Four which pits Kentucky and Louisville and two other prestigious programs. That doesn't mean the rest of the basketball world simply stops and waits for the final weekend of the season to come and go. Head coach Frank Martin ...

Bill Snyder’s Wildcats Can Prove They Are Among the Elite Against Oklahoma

Friday, October 28th, 2011

There may be no greater team story in college football this season than the resurgence of Kansas State's program once again under the direction of Bill Snyder. The legendary coach has his team at 7-0 with victories over the likes of Miami, Baylor, Missouri and Texas Tech, the team that ...

Does Bill Self Believe Kansas Can Win it All? “I’d like to say yes, but I’m not overly impressed with our consistency.”

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

It's always special when March arrives thanks to the madness that comes with it, and I have to believe that this is going to be one of the more special years simply because the race for the national title seems so wide open. You could give me ...

In Between the Outbursts on the Sidelines, Kansas State Coach Frank Martin Gets Philosophical About Game of Life

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Kansas State coach Frank Martin is one of my favorite coaches to watch on a sideline. You won't find a much more animated and intense coach walking the sidelines of a basketball court at any level.  Don't be fooled by the passionate intensity though. The long-time assistant to Bobby Huggins ...