In which BracketCat counts down the 38th day until kickoff with a profile of punter Mark Krause.
The BOTC contributors discuss the Iowa State game, K-State's Big 12 prospects, and the recently announced settlement with Nebraska and Colorado.
Fundamentally, the 34 page audit summary released Friday covered a review of accounts handled by the KSU Alumni Association, the KSU Foundation, the National Institute For Strategic Technology Acquisition and Commercialization, the KSU Golf Course Management and Research Foundation, and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. In general, it found that responsibility for most of those entities traced back to the office of the vice president for institutional advancement, rendering the entities themselves less capable of independent decision-making than they should have been.
Records obtained by The Topeka Capital-Journal show that Epps would be owed the remaining value of a five-year contract he signed in 2008 should he be terminated without cause, a buyout worth roughly $900,000 as it stands.