A flurry of activity happened on Darren Sproles birthday, with K-State’s men’s basketball team naming Ben O’Donnell as the new assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Not to be outdone, the football team secured verbal commitment #5 in the form of Ben Adler out of Trinity Academy in Wichita.
Oklahoma State and Kansas State were the two final school’s for Ben Adler, and he knew Manhattan felt more like home. (Kellis Robinett, Wichita Eagle)
While there aren’t a ton of NFL players hailing from the sunflower state, Jordy Nelson is by far the best current NFL player from Kansas. Even after missing all of last season with a torn ACL. (Brian Jones, 247sports.com)