Kansas Falls 56-16 to Wildcats - Recap
Kansas State got a 116-yard performance from Collin Klein as a key part of its 56-16 victory over the Jayhawks on Saturday at Snyder Family Stadium.
Kansas State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 24.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 56.5.
Collin Klein completed 7 of 14 pass attempts for 129 yards for the Wildcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James Sims rushed for 115 yards for Kansas, while Taylor Cox added 43 yards. Dayne Crist threw for 189 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Andrew Turzilli and Tony Pierson had 67 and 63 yards respectively.
Kansas was outgained by Kansas State 475-388 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Jayhawks.
Kansas State lost the time of possession battle 36:56/23:04, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Kansas State takes its act on the road to face Iowa State looking for another win. For Kansas, they head home to face Oklahoma State.