Found October 04, 2012 on
Kansas State's Climb Up The Polls Should Continue as Favorite Over Kansas
In a matchup of teams heading in decidedly different directions, the Kansas St. Wildcats host its in-state rival Kansas Jayhawk Saturday in Manhattan.
No. 8 Kansas St. was off last week and hasn't played since shocking the country with a 24-19 win over then-No. 6 Oklahoma in Norman as 15.5-point road underdogs. Struggling Kansas, under first-year head coach Charlie Weiss, has lost three straight including a 30-23 loss as 7-point road underdogs against Northern Illinois last week.
According to the latest college football odds, Kansas St. is favored by 24 points with the over/under listed at either 53 or 53.5 points at the few sportsbooks that are offering the wager.
Head coach Bill Snyder is in his second tour at K-State and once again has brought his Midas Touch to the “Little Apple,” as Manhattan, Ks. is known. The Wildcats are led by a rushing attack that averages 242 yards a game—goo...
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Kansas has spent the past two weeks preparing to face their intrastate rival this weekend in Kansas State. That in itself presents plenty of challenges. If you haven't noticed, Kansas State happens to be pretty good. Going back to last season, the Wildcats are 14-3 including a 4-0 mark this season with wins over Miami and Oklahoma. The Jayhawks, meanwhile, have limped to a 1...
Does Kansas have any chance of pulling an upset in Manhattan? It's not likely, but if the first four games are any indication, it should be much closer than the past two games between these two teams which have went to Kansas State by a combined score if 118-28.
Kansas travels to Manhattan this weekend to take on eight ranked Kansas State so naturally, the topic of conversation turned to the Wildcats during Charlie Weis' weekly press conference on Tuesday. KU's new head coach had plenty of interesting things to say about the way K-State has gone about their business under Bill Snyder, most notably that the K-State program is one...
MANHATTAN, Kan. - Speaking to the media, Collin Klein spoke about the need to get better every single game and not rest of past perfromances. With the Sunflower Showdown set for Saturday in Manhattan, Klein said his Wildcats are prepared.
Week five of the college football season is over and many will remember it as the week the defense forgot. Geno Smith came into the week as our Heisman front runner from last week and he had huge game against the Baylor Bears. With top contender Collin Klein on a bye last week, would our voters by impressed enough with anybody else to put them as Geno's top rival?
On the heels of one of the biggest wins in program history, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder has cautioned his players of avoiding a letdown as they come out of their bye week.
Succumbing to struggling Kansas, however, seems unlikely.
The seventh-ranked Wildcats look to win their fourth straight Sunflower Showdown on Saturday and send the Jayhawks to their worst start in more than...