Tempe, Arizona ---In the longest game in Fiesta Bowl History, it came down to a drive- the final drive. In a game that saw every bit of drama and suspense both on and off the field- it was the defending National Champion Ohio State Buckeyes that escaped with a victory 35-28. In an absolute dogfight that saw huge momentum shifts as the #7 Buckeyes squared off against the #8 Kansas State Wildcats- the Cats did everything but win in the end.
January 2, 2004
Record-setting Wildcat quarterback questioned by authorities in sexual assault case.
Kansas State quarterback Ell Roberson was named as a suspect in a sexual assault investigation by police in Paradise Valley, Ariz. The alleged assault occurred at 3:30 a.m. this morning at the team hotel. Police say Roberson was in custody for 10 hours, but has not been charged. His status for Friday's Fiesta Bowl was unclear. Click here for more details.
Already this year, K-State has defeated Oklahoma (No. 4, .711) and Nebraska (No. 7, .708). "This team has accomplished a lot, but we have one more to go," said senior quarterback Ell Roberson. "We want to finish this thing right."