NCAA Game Summary - Iowa State at Kansas State |
(Saturday, October 28th)
Final Score: Kansas State 31, Iowa State 10
Manhattan, KS (Sports Network) - James Johnson rushed for 115 yards and a
touchdown on 22 carries to lead the Kansas State Wildcats to a 31-10 victory
over the Iowa State Cyclones in a Big 12 matchup at Bill Snyder Family
Quarterback Josh Freeman completed 14-of-20 passes for 161 yards and a
touchdown in the Wildcats (5-4, 2-3 Big12) win.
As for the Cyclones (3-6, 0-5), Bret Meyer completed 23-of-41 throws for 280
yards. He was intercepted for a touchdown and sacked six times in the loss.
Jason Scales finished off a nine play, 74-yard drive with a six-yard touchdown
run to give Iowa State a 7-0 lead in the first quarter.
The Cyclones pushed the lead to 10-0 when Bret Culbertson booted a 48-yard
field goal late in the first quarter.
The Wildcats got on the board early in the second quarter when Jeff Snodgrass
chipped in a 19-yard field goal.
After the Wildcats' defense recovered a fumble, Freeman connected with
John McCardle on a two-yard touchdown pass to even the score 10-10 late in the
Johnson gave Kansas State a 17-10 lead when he ran for a 32-yard touchdown
late in the third quarter.
Leon Patton finished off a seven play, 79-yard drive with a 32-yard touchdown
run to give the Wildcats a 24-10 lead with just over four minutes left in the
On the ensuing drive, Devin Anderson intercepted a Meyer pass and returned
it 30 yards for a touchdown to give Kansas State a commanding 31-10 lead late
in the contest.
The Wildcats led a balanced attack in the victory, finishing the game with 161
passing yards to go along with 156 rushing yards.
10/28 20:10:36 ET