Kevin Haskin caught up with Max Urick, who was K-State's athletic director when Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech and Baylor joined the Big 8. Urick doesn't think enough thought is going into the current decisions.
Iowa State's triple-overtime win over Iowa on Saturday gives me hope that K-State can show similar improvement after nearly losing to an FCS opponent on opening weekend.
Bill Self agrees that the ultimate result of conference realignment is at odds with what university presidents otherwise say about college athletics.
The K-State volleyball team swept three matches at the Missouri State Invitational, defeating Missouri State, Hofstra and South Dakota State. The Cats return home to face Drake today in their final nonconference action at Ahearn Fieldhouse.
Finally, huge congrats to RMN's Bill C, who is now SB Nation's College Sports Editor and Sports Analytics Director. A promotion richly deserved.