Countdown To Kickoff - 95 Days

MANHATTAN, Kan. - 95 Days left until the first game and today we are profiling # 81 - Kyle Klein in the countdown to kickoff.

81 Kyle Klein

Class: RS Freshman

Hometown: Loveland, Colo.

High School: Loveland

Height / Weight: 6-3 / 217

Position: WR

Experience: RS

A big, physical defensive end who was enrolled in time for spring practice... Will look to make an immediate impact on special teams while prepping as a defensive end.

HIGH SCHOOL: A First Team All-State 4A selection at safety by the Denver Post as a senior in 2009 at Loveland... Caught 47 passes for 853 yards and 13 touchdowns as a tight end in 2009, while he collected 113 tackles and five interceptions on defense... Was also an all-conference tight end and a two-year team captain... Earned all-conference accolades at quarterback as a junior.

PERSONAL: Kyle Edward Klein was born October 25, 1991... Son of Doug and Kelly Klein... Older brother, Collin, is a junior on the K-State football team... Plans on majoring in mechanical engineering.

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