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K-State offense shut down in 14-7 loss

September 17, 20170 Comments

Kansas State went into SEC country and got exactly the physical battle you’d expect. What was not expected, however, was how many mistakes Bill Snyder’s team made in a 14-7 loss to Vanderbilt. Between two turnovers and seven penalties, K-State consistently made its task harder than it needed to be, and that was the difference […]

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Wildcat pound Charlotte

September 9, 20170 Comments

For the second week in a row, a defensive player stole the show for No. 19 Kansas State. Cornerback D.J. Reed passed the torch to safety Kendall Adams on Saturday as the Wildcats rolled Charlotte, 55-7, and moved to 2-0 on the season. Adams scored two touchdowns in the first half, on an interception return […]

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Injuries give backups the spotlight in spring game

April 22, 20170 Comments

With a dozen players sidelined due to various injuries, Kansas State’s spring game Saturday afternoon was dominated by players hoping to see the field more this coming season. Purple defeated White, 38-6, in the team’s glorified final practice until fall camp opens. “The plus side of (the injuries) is the opportunity for twos and threes […]

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K-State holds off A&M for Texas Bowl victory

December 29, 20160 Comments

They don’t give out a trophy for beating all five of Texas’ major college football programs. A Texas Bowl Champions trophy will be sufficient, however. Led by game MVP Jesse Ertz, Kansas State knocked off Texas A&M, 33-28, in Wednesday night’s Advocare V100 Texas Bowl to finish its season 9-4. “This team epitomized what this […]

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Powercat Gameday Panel Awards

Powercat Gameday Panel Awards

December 28, 20160 Comments

K-State concludes the 2016 season in the Texas Bowl. The Cats face off against the Aggies of Texas A&M in Houston on Wednesday the 28th at 8:00 p.m. Come join the @PowercatGameday crew before the game at @3rdFloorHouston for the live broadcast of the biggest pregame show in the Big 12 starting at 4 p.m. […]

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K-State runs past TCU to 8-4

December 3, 20160 Comments

For a Kansas State offense that has battled inconsistency all season, there were reasons to believe Saturday’s finale at TCU would be a struggle. Poor weather conditions. No Alex Barnes. Those factors didn’t bother the Wildcats one bit in a 30-6 victory in Fort Worth. K-State’s Jesse Ertz and Justin Silmon ran the ball as […]

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Powercat Gameday Panel: TCU

Powercat Gameday Panel: TCU

December 2, 20160 Comments

Welcome to another installation of the Powercat Gameday panel, where we answer your questions about K-State football. The regular season finale sends K-State to Fort Worth, TX to face the TCU Horn Frogs. As always, Powercat Gameday will be on the road broadcasting live at the place to be for K-State fans making the road […]

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Powercat Gameday Panel: Kansas

Powercat Gameday Panel: Kansas

November 25, 20160 Comments

Welcome to another installation of the Powercat Gameday Panel, where the hosts of Powercat Gameday answer your K-State and College Football questions every week. The Sunflower Showdown heads back to Manhattan this Saturday for another 11 AM kickoff. Kansas State and Kansas meet for the 114th time as Bill Snyder goes for a historic 200th […]

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Wildcats use Strong Second Half to Defeat Baylor 42-21

November 19, 20160 Comments

WACO, Texas – Kansas State has struggled to close out games in the second half this season. But not on Saturday, as the Wildcats erased a 14-7 halftime deficit and outscored Baylor 35-7 in the game’s final two quarters to defeat the Bears 42-21. With the win, K-State improved to 6-4 overall and 4-3 in […]

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Powercat Gameday Panel: Baylor

Powercat Gameday Panel: Baylor

November 18, 20160 Comments

Welcome to another installation of the Powercat Gameday panel, where we answer your questions about K-State football. After a much needed bye week, K-State heads to Waco to face the Baylor Bears. As always, Powercat Gameday will be on the road broadcasting live at the place to be for K-State fans making the road trip. […]

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