K-State, Iowa State to meet at Arrowhead in 2009, 2010

Kansas State and Iowa State will begin a two-year football series at Arrowhead Stadium starting in the 2009 season, sources told The Star today.

K-State and Iowa State officials are scheduled to announce the games at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Arrowhead.The first game is scheduled for Oct. 3, 2009, with the second on Oct. 9, 2010.

K-State has played four games at Arrowhead — a 27-7 victory over Iowa in the 2000 Eddie Robinson Classic; a 27-24 loss to Oklahoma in the 2000 Big 12 championship; a 42-28 victory over California in the 2003 BCA Classic; and a 35-7 victory over Oklahoma in the 2003 Big 12 championship.