K-State vs. Fresno State to go National

MANHATTAN, Kan. - The Kansas State vs. Fresno State football game scheduled for Sept. 11 at KSU Stadium has been selected by Fox Sports Net for a national cable system telecast, K-State Department of Athletics and Big 12 Conference officials announced Monday.


K-State vs. Fresno State Selected for Fox Sports Net National Telecast

MANHATTAN, Kan. - The Kansas State vs. Fresno State football game scheduled for Sept. 11 at KSU Stadium has been selected by Fox Sports Net for a national cable system telecast, K-State Department of Athletics and Big 12 Conference officials announced Monday.

The game, originally scheduled for a 6:10 p.m. kick, will now start at 11 a.m. (CDT) in order to accommodate the telecast.

"We are very pleased that Fox Sports Net and the Big 12 Conference responded so positively to our inquiries about televising this potential top-20, intersectional match-up featuring two outstanding programs as well as one of the nation's leading Heisman Trophy candidates," said K-State Athletics Director Tim Weiser.

The Fresno State game will mark Kansas State's 26th appearance on Fox Sports Net since the formation of the Big 12 in 1996 and the Wildcats' 14th national broadcasts on the network. K-State made two appearances on FSN during the 2003 season, vs. Marshall on Sept. 20 and at Oklahoma State on Oct. 11.

2004 Kansas State Football Schedule

Date Opponent Kickoff

Sept. 4 Western Kentucky 6:10 p.m.

Sept. 11 Fresno State 11:00 a.m.

Sept. 18 Louisiana-Lafayette 1:10 p.m.

Oct. 2 at Texas A&M* tba

Oct. 9 at Kansas* tba

Oct. 16 Oklahoma* tba

Oct. 23 Nebraska* tba

Oct. 30 Texas Tech* (hc) tba

Nov. 6 at Missouri* tba

Nov. 13 at Colorado* tba

Nov. 20 Iowa State* tba

All times Central

* - Big 12 Conference Game

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