Kansas State opens season with visit from South Dakota
August 31, 2018
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Bill Snyder thought he knew who had won the tightly contested race between Skylar Thompson and Alex Delton to start at quarterback when Kansas State opens the season against South Dakota.
Then the 78-year-old coach watched another practice, and the same nip-and-tuck competition that Thompson and Delton waged all last season — and resulted in both of them playing plenty of snaps all the way through their bowl game — was back to all-square.
"It's unimaginably tight in regards to who is doing the best," Snyder said. "I thought I had the answer, and I started to mov...