K-State is no longer No. 1 in BCS, but still one of season’s best teams
Call it the infamous Sports Illustrated cover jinx, the highly stressful and often toxic pressure of having a No. 1 target on your back, or the perils of life on the road in the Big 12 against a good football team playing at its best. Any way you analyze it, it spelled doom for Kansas State on Saturday night against a Baylor team that had one only one win in conference this season before this past weekend, and all but ended the Wildcats’ dream of playing for its first national championship in football. It took coach Bill Snyder’s Wildcats, once called the worst team in college football , 11 weeks to climb to the top of the college football world, but only a little over three hours to get toppled from the top rung and knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten. Snyder’s bunch, which can do no worse than a tie and can win outright its third-ever conference crown and second in the Big 12 era with a victory over Texas in the Cats home finale on Dec. 1, did something on Saturday that it hasn’t all season: They beat themselves with uncharacteristic mistakes and a defense that leaked badly amid a series of injuries to key defensive personnel. …MORE
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