The Countdown to (tentative) Kickoff hit 88 yesterday with a profile of short but speedy WR Phillip Brooks. Also, if you haven’t checked it out, be sure and head over to the FanPosts section where user Coach833 has been giving us his own Greatest Wildcats Jersey Countdown.
You saw them yesterday, and now K-State Sports has released their “inside story” on the new “retro” alternate uniforms for K-State baseball. And yes, as many guessed yesterday, they are primarily inspired by the Houston Astro’s “Tequila Sunrise” uniforms from the 80’s.
At least one K-State baseball player is excited for the 5th-year opportunity afforded by the pandemic: Nixa, MO-native, and RHP, Luke Hauswirth.
Via The Eagle, Bruce Weber is eager to see what the Wildcats can do with taller lineup of big men, including the program’s first 7-footer in several years.
Also at The Eagle, the men’s basketball team hopes to schedule more games at Wichita’s Intrust Bank Arena, including a return as soon as Christmas 2021.
The Mercury has a full report on how K-State Athletics, and specifically the football program, is planning on safely returning student-athletes back to campus this summer.