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K-State beats up on Kansas, sends notice to Big 12

Nov. 3, 2019 2:15 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — There is a documentary series called "Miles to Go" chronicling Les Miles' first season at Kansas, and during an episode following the Jayhawks' last-second win over Texas Tech, he brazenly walked into the locker room and asked his team, "Who is K-State?" Miles knew the annual...

Thompson runs for 3 TDs as No. 22 K-State routs Kansas 38-10

Nov. 2, 2019 8:41 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Chris Kleiman views himself as a caretaker for Kansas State football, sustaining and building on the traditions that predecessor Bill Snyder established over more than two decades. Turns out that applies to the Wildcats' dominance of Kansas. Skylar Thompson ran for 127 yards and three...

No. 22 K-State, Kansas meet off wins in Sunflower Showdown

Nov. 1, 2019 1:32 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The scenes that took place last Saturday in two football stadiums separated by a 100-mile stretch of Interstate 70 were quite similar: The clock ticking to zero, the players streaming off the sideline, the fans pouring from the stands to celebrate with them. No. 22 Kansas State (5-2,...

Late field goal propels Kansas to victory over Texas Tech

Oct. 27, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Game on the line and two seconds on the clock, Kansas kicker Liam Jones prepared for a gifted second-chance opportunity. "From a mental standpoint, that last kick had to be my first kick of the game," Jones said. Moments before, Douglas Coleman fumbled on a blocked field goal return,...

Jayhawks, Red Raiders to meet in midst of program rebuilds

Oct. 25, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — With a new offensive coordinator and fresh attitude, Kansas spent four quarters going toe-to-toe with Texas last week, taking the highly ranked Longhorns down to the wire on the road. The Jayhawks didn't quite finish off the upset, but they certainly raised some eyebrows. Two belonged...

Ehlinger and offense will have to carry No. 15 Texas

Oct. 21, 2019 5:25 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — After escaping what would have been a crushing home loss to Kansas, Texas and coach Tom Herman face a stark reality: The Longhorns will go only as far as quarterback Sam Ehlinger's broad shoulders can carry them. The Longhorns defense simply can't stop anybody. The Jayhawks were the...

No. 15 Texas beats Kansas 50-48 on last-second FG

Oct. 20, 2019 12:54 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — On the brink of being upset, Texas put the game in the hands of quarterback Sam Ehlinger and on the foot of the Longhorn player that coach Tom Herman refuses to call by name. Ehlinger came through again. So did Cameron Dicker the kicker. Given the ball with just 1:11 to play after...

Kansas fires offensive coordinator Koenning after 6 games

Oct. 6, 2019 6:38 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Les Miles was fired by LSU in part because his offenses failed to score enough points. He doesn't want the same thing to happen at Kansas. So midway through an ugly first season with the Jayhawks, one marked by vast improvement on defense but more problems on offense, Miles announced...

Hurts provides 4 TDs as No. 6 Sooners beat Jayhawks, 45-20

Oct. 5, 2019 4:52 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley was dissecting his team's latest easy victory, this time a 45-20 blowout of Kansas, when he was interrupted by the sound of a toilet flushing in the nearby visiting locker room. "That's what they thought of my play-calling," Riley said with a sardonic grin. It...

No. 6 Oklahoma rolls into Kansas to face slumping Jayhawks

Oct. 4, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma features the nation’s second-highest scoring offense, another Heisman Trophy contender at quarterback and could break its own record from last year in yards per play. Kansas at least avoided a shutout last week at TCU. Now, two programs at wildly different levels meet...