There probably had been some Kansas State followers who weren’t, let’s say, thrilled to see the Jayhawks lower the nets final week in New Orleans following their victory within the NCAA nationwide championship recreation.
That’s the character of any rivalry. Followers often don’t root for their foes to succeed, so Wildcats supporters couldn’t be blamed for tuning out after the Kansas males’s basketball workforce received the NCAA Match’s closing recreation.
However one distinguished former Kansas State coach wasn’t simply completely satisfied for the Jayhawks, he went as far as to publicly congratulate them.
Bill Snyder, the legendary former Wildcats soccer coach, is understood for writing letters to opposing gamers, a few of whom had simply defeated his workforce. This time Snyder, who retired following the 2018 season, took to Twitter to toast KU, coach Bill Self and Jayhawks followers for the NCAA nationwide championship.
“Congratulations to Bill Self, his staff, the KU players and their fans for a special accomplishment and an NCAA National Championship,” Snyder wrote. “Well deserved. Our state is proud of you.”
Listed here are a few of the optimistic replies to Snyder’s message: