Bill Snyder was anticipating the question Monday, so he had a ready answer. Yes, the Kansas State coach knows who’ll be his starting quarterback Friday when the Wildcats open their season.
That would be Jake Waters, taking over for Collin Klein, who finished third in last year’s Heisman Trophy voting.
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BIG 12 STARTERS
A tour around the Big 12’s starting quarterbacks:
Texas: David Ash is 12-6 in his 18 career starts
Baylor: Bryce Petty follows in Nick Florence’s footsteps
Kansas State: Jake Waters takes over for Collin Klein
Iowa State: Sam Richardson replaces a three-year starter
Kansas: Jake Heaps, formerly of BYU, gets the nod
We mostly know
Oklahoma: Trevor Knight starts, but Blake Bell may play too
We don’t know
Texas Tech: Michael Brewer’s hurt; will it be Mayfield or Webb?
TCU: Casey Pachall, off suspension, or Trevone Boykin?
West Virginia: Mulling a Florida State transfer or a freshman from Texas
Oklahoma State: Chelf or Walsh? Both will play …