Curry Sexton has always been dependable. Ask Kansas State football coaches about the senior receiver and they say he runs precision routes and never drops a pass. Quarterback Jake Waters says he is the smartest player on the team.
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Junior Liana Salazar and senior Ali Kimura took different paths to Kansas. But they have both been critical in the rise of the KU women’s soccer team to the best start in school history. The Jayhawks, 8-0, are ranked 16th in the latest soccer coaches’ poll, and will attempt to stay perfect at Marquette, 2-5-1, on Friday.
Auburn will be without its most experienced defensive back when it takes on Kansas State. Jermaine Whitehead, a senior with 12 tackles and two interceptions in the Tigers’ first two games, did not travel with the team to Manhattan, according to multiple reports.
Whenever Bill Snyder addresses Kansas State fans in a public setting he likes to remind them of a 27-20 victory over Southern California in 2002. The Trojans were ranked 11th at the time, and the Wildcats rode the momentum of that win to an 11-2 record.
One KU football fan upset with the Jayhawks’ 41-3 loss to Duke last week — and the state of the program under coach Charlie Weis the last few seasons — got an email response from athletic director Sheahon Zenger: “Please know that we are fully aware of your frustration and we are watching this situation closely,” Zenger said.