JOHN HUBERT RUMORS & GOSSIP
Let's hand out some hardware for the highlights and lowlights of this week in the Big 12.
Best offensive player: John Hubert, RB, Kansas State. Hubert ran hard for 220 yards and a score on 30 carries. When you talk to people around the league about Hubert, everybody raves about how he plays bigger than his 5-foot-7, 191-pound frame. You saw that on display against KU. He never...
Kansas State Wildcats senior running back John Hubert (33) is tackled by Kansas Jayhawks linebacker Michael Reynolds (55) at Memorial Stadium.
The Kansas State Wildcats (7-5, 5-4 Big 12) capped their regular season with a 31-11 rivalry win over the Kansas Jayhawks (3-9, 1-8 Big 12). Their Sunflower Showdown victory marks the fifth consecutive Governor’s Cup win over the Jayhawks...
The Kansas State Wildcats (5-4, 3-3 Big 12) are just one win away from bowl eligibility heading into this Saturday’s competition with the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs (4-6, 2-5 Big 12) and they’re looking to become the fourth Big 12 team to start 2-4 or worse, while still managing to secure a bowl game.
The Wildcats found a great deal of success in the running...
Running back John Hubert fights off a defender during a 63-yard run
The K-State Wildcats showed up in Lubbock with their claws out against the Texas Tech Red Raiders on Saturday. Providing the Raiders with their third straight loss, the Wildcats triumphed in their third consecutive win, with a final score of 49-26.
The Red Raiders were the first to put points on the board, with a...
John Hubert ran for 118 yards, Kip Daily returned one of his two interceptions for a touchdown and Kansas State rolled to a 37-7 victory over Massachusetts on Saturday night.
Jake Waters added 115 yards passing and two touchdowns for the Wildcats (2-1), who tuned up for the start of Big 12 play by pulling away from the Minutemen (0-3) before halftime.
After falling behind 7-6 at...
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September 14, 2013
John Hubert can't help but think about last year, and how a season that could have very well ended in the national championship game was ruined on a Saturday night at Baylor.
The Wildcats were undefeated and No. 1 in the BCS standings when they rolled into Waco, Texas. They left with a humbling loss that dropped them into the Fiesta Bowl.
It was a nice consolation prize. But...
John Hubert ran for 101 yards and four touchdowns on just 10 carries, Collin Klein had two touchdowns running and throwing and No. 7 Kansas State routed Kansas 56-16 on Saturday.
Klein finished with 129 yards passing and 116 yards rushing to help the Wildcats (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) pile up more than 50 points for the third straight year against their biggest rival. They've won four...
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October 06, 2012
Kansas State's Climb Up The Polls Should Continue as Favorite Over Kansas
In a matchup of teams heading in decidedly different directions, the Kansas St. Wildcats host its in-state rival Kansas Jayhawk Saturday in Manhattan.
No. 8 Kansas St. was off last week and hasn't played since shocking the country with a 24-19 win over then-No. 6 Oklahoma in Norman as...
John Hubert and the Kansas State Wildcats handled Oklahoma on the road, avenging an ugly 2011 loss and staking their claim as a Big 12 favorite (Getty/ Deering)
Tailgater Top 25 Rankings, Week 4
Week 4 made sure the hits kept on coming for the nation’s favorite teams. This time it was the Oklahoma Sooners going down in flames as Kansas State avenged last year’s woodshed...
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When John Hubert scored on a 95-yard run in No. 15 Kansas State's season opener, nobody could blame him for cherishing the moment.
He doesn't get there all that often.
The 5-foot-7 running back ran for 970 yards last season, but he rarely reached the end zone - hallowed ground belonging to quarterback Collin Klein, the quarterback-turned-battering ram who racked up 27 touchdowns...
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September 12, 2012