Continuing my look at the top K-State players from different states, here is my top 5 list of players from the state of Georgia
#5 Isaiah Zuber WR 2016-2018 Stone Mountain, GA Although Zuber decided to transfer after his junior year, he had already placed himself in the K-State record books. He leaves K-State tied for 8th all time in reception with 127, and is tied for 10th all time in TDs with 11.
#4 Isaac Jackson RB 1970-1973 Macon, GA K-State's 2nd player to ever gain 1000 rushing yards in a season. Set the K-State single season rushing record which stood for 18 years.
#3 Duke Shelley CB 12015-2018 Tucker, GA 2nd team all Big 12 in 2018. Honorable mention all Big 12 in 2017. Started 37 games over his four year career at Kansas State. Drafted in the 6th round of the 2019 NFL draft.
#2 Henry Childs TE 1970-1973 Thomasville, GA Most career receiving yards and TDs by a tight end in Kansas State history. Drafted in the 5th round of the 1974 NFL draft. Would go on to become a member of the New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame.
#1 Clarence Scott CB 1968-1970 Decatur, GA 1st team All American ( The Sporting News, Look Magazine) in 1970. 1st team All Big 8 1970. Kansas State Hall of fame in 2003. Drafted in the 1st round of the 1971 NFL draft. Named a Member of the Cleveland Brown Legends list in 2012
If you missed the top players from the state of Oklahoma, Florida, Missouri and Kansas you can find the links here.