Kansas State junior Elijah Lee and senior Charmeachealle Moore were among 51 linebackers named to the 32nd annual Butkus Award watch list.
The Kansas State track and field team will send seven current and former athletes to Rio de Janeiro.
Ex-Wildcat surges into Summer Games after placing first in Eugene, OR
Barnett, Shelley and Lee were named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list
Kansas State junior punter Nick Walsh was one of 28 candidates nationally to be named to the Ray Guy Award.
Former Kansas State player Rodney McGruder has signed a free-agent contract with the Miami HEAT.
K-State sophomore center Dalton Risner was one of 62 centers nationally to be named to the fall watch list for the 2016 Rimington Trophy.
The inclusion of the Wildcat duo marks the first time since the 2012 season K-State has multiple candidates for the award.
Dani Winters has been nominated for the 26th annual NCAA Woman of the Year award.
Ben O’Donnell has been named an assistant strength and conditioning coach at Kansas State serving the men’s basketball program.
After two days of competition at the NCAA Championships, the 15th-ranked Wildcat women are tied for eighth place.
Sixteen championship locations for 23 conference-sponsored sports highlight the 2016-17 Big 12 Championship schedule.
The Wildcats will compete against various club, select and national teams.
Kansas State will play Boston College in the fifth annual Barclays Center Classic on Friday, Nov. 25.
How the Big 12 will decide which teams play in the conference championship is still being determined