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K-State to lean on QBs Thompson, Delton to deliver success

Aug. 16, 2018 1:36 PM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Bill Snyder's record as a head coach is marvelous when he has a returning quarterback with big-game experience, and that should bode especially well for Kansas State this season. That's because he has two of them. Skylar Thompson and Alex Delton each started four games last season,...

K-State signs Bill Snyder to new 5-year contract

Aug. 9, 2018 5:40 PM EDT

So much for Kansas State coach Bill Snyder retiring anytime soon. Just days after saying he felt energized heading into this season, the school announced Thursday it had signed Snyder to a new five-year contract that includes a pay bump to $3.45 million this season and could keep the 78-year-old coach with the...

SUMMER JOBS: K-State OT Risner's blog grows to foundation

Aug. 8, 2018 3:13 AM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Dalton Risner remembers the first time he visited Camp Hope, a place where children and teens diagnosed with cancer can bond over a shared love of the outdoors, and being struck by their positive outlook in even the direst of circumstances. Kansas State's star offensive lineman...