Latest Bill Snyder News

Oklahoma St choosing between QBs Brown, Sanders

Aug. 12, 2019 2:02 PM EDT

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has a blessing or a problem, depending on your perspective. Gundy has two quarterbacks he considers capable of starting in redshirt senior Dru Brown and redshirt freshman Spencer Sanders. He said he is open to playing both and is in no hurry to...

Kansas St presses on with new coach after Snyder retirement

Aug. 12, 2019 12:11 PM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Things didn't go well for Kansas State the last time it tried to replace Bill Snyder. It was 2005, and the Hall of Fame coach had suddenly retired. The Wildcats hired a nondescript offensive coordinator from Virginia named Ron Prince and he briefly energized the program, only to...

Texas says 10-win season not enough to be 'back' in Big 12

Jul. 16, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tom Herman knows that Texas is probably a bit ahead of schedule after 10 wins in his second season that included making the Big 12 championship game and a Sugar Bowl victory. That doesn't necessarily mean the Longhorns are back just yet. "We weren't here to just have a really good...

The handshake: Mr. K-State still going strong at 89

Jul. 12, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Everyone should shake hands with Ernie Barrett once in their life. Seriously. If you haven't met him before, you're missing out. The 89-year old former Kansas State basketball player, athletic director and fundraiser who long ago earned the nickname "Mr. K-State" makes a lasting...