No. 20 K-State opens another season under Bill Snyder
September 1, 2017
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The bus carrying Central Arkansas to its season opener Saturday will head north on Bill Snyder Highway, pull into the parking lot at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, and unload in the shadow of a life-size bronze statue of the longtime Kansas State coach.
Then, the Bears will have to stare Snyder down on the opposite sideline.
After undergoing treatment for throat cancer this past offseason, Snyder is back for his 26th year of leading the No. 20 Wildcats. And with 18 returning starters from a team that won nine games and the Texas Bowl, among them quarterback Jesse Ertz...