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Prince out at K-State

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Chef, Nov 5, 2008.

  1. Chef

    Chef Active Member


    Who replaces him?

    Brent Venables?

    Mike Stoops?

    No way will Leavitt leave USF

    Odds on pick would be Gary Patterson.
  2. An unpronouncable symbol?
  3. Pancamo

    Pancamo Active Member

    Not Morris Day?
  4. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    Two Stoops brothers facing off every year? I'd love to see those games.
  5. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    K-State is one of the weirdest jobs in D-I:

    1) a decades-long history of sucking;

    2) a somewhat-recent history of being pretty good, demonstrating it is not impossible to win there;

    3) in the middle of nowhere, so no powerful native recruiting base;

    4) recruiting regionally against some real powerhouses;

    5) seemingly in a media backwater, but plays enough games against big conference rivals it gets plenty of exposure

    I suppose in the Big XII, it's probably about the 11th-most attractive job (probably above Baylor), but it would still be a step up for a lot of D-I coaches. My guess is they'll snap somebody from C-USA, WAC, or maybe the lower levels of the Big East.
  6. kingcreole

    kingcreole Active Member

    Ron Prince was on 810 in Kansas City doing his weekly interview with Kevin Keitzman. KC Star columnist Jeff Flanagan wrote a column today indicating that local TV personality Jack Harry had received emails from K-State fans that were racist regarding Ron Prince.

    Keitzman asked Prince if he had received any racist phone calls, emails, etc. Prince did not deny it.
  7. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    Maybe Schiano will realize he made a big mistake by not going to Miami and, if offered, takes this job to get into a power conference and tries to rebuild his name again.
  8. Wenders

    Wenders Well-Known Member

    I'm sorry. I'd like to take this moment to dance in the street.

    ...now that that's done. I'd LOVE to see Patterson or Venables in there. However, after Snyder left, didn't OU give Venables a contract extension and raise to try to discourage him from going north?

    I think what this proved to K-State is we need a PROVEN coach and not one who is able to come in with a plan but fails when it comes time to actually execute it.
  9. kingcreole

    kingcreole Active Member

    Any thoughts on if Snyder is named interim coach?
  10. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Phil Fulmer? Tommy Bowden?
  11. kingcreole

    kingcreole Active Member

    K-State's president is a lameduck. So is the A.D. Why would anyone go after this job?
  12. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Whoever gets this won't be getting an empty cupboard. KSU has some players.
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