Browsed by
Author: Joe Mathieu

I am a 1996 K-State graduate and have not missed a basketball or football game in person, on television or on the radio since 1991. I am a K-State sports fanatic that takes the happenings in college sports way too seriously. Hope you enjoy reading.
Five Changes Chris Klieman Needs to Make at Kansas State

Five Changes Chris Klieman Needs to Make at Kansas State

K-State head football coach Chris Klieman made headlines this week when he said in a press conference that there will be “a lot” of changes to K-State football this fall. After drilling down to see what he meant, it appears K-State football fans will see some schematic changes on the offensive and defensive side of the football. Change is often good, and I am excited to see the football Wildcats take the field this fall. It also got me wondering…what…

Read More Read More

From The Couch – K-State Basketball Is Busy In the Transfer Portal

From The Couch – K-State Basketball Is Busy In the Transfer Portal

Jerome Tang and his K-State basketball staff are very busy working the transfer portal. Some talented players are considering the Wildcats. Let’s dive right into it… JM: Mitchell was a five-star player ranked as the number 13 player in the country coming out of high school in 2022. He played at Sunrise Christian in Wichita. JM: That’s two pretty high profile X accounts saying that Mitchell wants to come to K-State. “Not so fast” says KSO’s Derek Young…. JM: This…

Read More Read More

Profiles In K-State Fandom – Meri Miller-Kahle

Profiles In K-State Fandom – Meri Miller-Kahle

The 11th installment of “Profiles in K-State fandom” features Meri Miller-Kahle. Meri and I follow each other on X, but have never met in person. She was nominated by someone that I profiled previously. I consider myself one of the biggest K-State fans out there, but I am willing to admit that I pale in comparison to Meri. Reading through her profile makes me think I need to step up my game if I ever want to catch up with…

Read More Read More

K-Staters In The 2024 NFL Draft

K-Staters In The 2024 NFL Draft

The 2024 NFL draft starts on April 25th, and K-State looks to have up to four players selected. I’m not one to sit and watch the entire draft, but I like to try and watch when K-State players might be selected. Knowing when that might happen gives me a little clue about when to tune in. Based on the limited research I did, here are the four K-Staters most likely to be selected in this year’s draft. Cooper Beebe, Offensive…

Read More Read More

Profiles In K-State Fandom – Tom Billings

Profiles In K-State Fandom – Tom Billings

The 10th installment of “Profiles in K-State Fandom” features Tom Billings! Tom is the creator and administrator of the largest Facebook group of K-State fans, “The K-State Family.” He is also the Co-President of the Salina Area Catbackers. Tom has his own “K-State family,” and I am sure you will enjoy learning a little bit more about them and Tom…. JM: Tell me a little bit about your background. Where were you born/where did you grow up and how did…

Read More Read More