The TV schedule is set for K-State's first three games. Missouri State is at 6 p.m. on K-StateHD.tv, Miami is at 11 a.m. on FX, and North Texas is at 6 p.m. on FSN.
Nigel Malone wants more than just a rerun of last season. He's clearly adopted Goal #4: Improve. Everday ... as a player, person and student.
With the over/under for K-State's wins this year at eight, SB Nation's Bud Elliott is taking the under.
By contrast, Barking Carnival is downright bullish on K-State in its annual bulls, bears and narwhals post. I kind of wish bull and narwhal could change definitions, because it'd be cool to be a narwhal.
K-State Women's Basketball
File this under things that don't happen every decade. Stephanie Wittman was dismissed from K-State's women's basketball team for a violation of team rules.
Joe Posnanski's Joe Paterno book
Allen Barra of The Atlantic skewers Joe Posnanski's new book on Joe Paterno.