Kansas St. 2011 season New head coach brought in to turn around Kansas St. program took a step in the right direction tonight. In a game that had alot of higlights the game ball went to Kansas St. punter. Kansas St took a 16-7 lead into halftime. Oregon came out and really put the hammer down and scored 17 unanswered points with the final points coming with 1:49 left to go in the game to take a 26-17 lead. Kansas St moved the ball down and scored on a 7yd run by childs. Knowing the needed to points the took a chance and called on childs to run the ball in and he did just that untouched to tie the game at 24. Oregon tried to score before half but was forced to a 3 and out and forced to punt. with 19 seconds left Kansas st took the Ball and moved to the 50 where a hail mary pass came up one yard short as time expired. First overtime went by with both teams missing field goals as oregon got the ball first. 2nd overtime went with Kansas St scoring a td and xp first. on 4th and 10 from the 17 oregon threw a td pass and tied it up. 3rd overtime oregon got a first down then was stopped for a 27yd field goal and took a 34-31 lead. With #1 wr Smith being hounded all night he eventually got into the game with a 10yd td to win the game in the 3rd ot. Cox 20-30 284yds 2tds 1 int Delarue 25 rushes 105yds 2tds and one fumble lost. with Smith being hounded and having to go to the air late watson ended up with 11 rec 230 yds amd 1 td after game smith who couldnt get open said "he was bottled up all night but was so glad that they made a big mistake as he got open for the game winning td" Punter Fulhage who punted 5 times for 239 yds at a 47.8 average with 4 of them coming inside the 10 yd line and one leading to a safety had this to say "i was just glad to give them a long field to work with and our defense came up big on the safety. Head Coach Welchel had this to say" it was a big win, we really couldnt afford to lose this one with Georgia coming up next. We really hope to just stay in the game and hope to impress enough recruits to help build this team into something great.