Kansas State fullback Winston Dimel (38) runs through an arm tackle by Kansas junior safety Fish Smithson (9) during the annual Sunflower Showdown game Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Nothing to show for it: Season comes and goes without a KU victory

As has become customary in this one-sided rivalry, Kansas State jumped all over the Jayhawks early and barely even had to break a sweat en route to a 45-14, run-away victory in front of an announced crowd of 23,842, half of which was wearing purple. By Matt Tait

November 28, 2015


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Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

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