INTERACTIVE: Follow along as Klieman introduced in Manhattan as the new K-State head football coach

North Dakota State head football coach Chris Klieman was in Manhattan, Kansas, for his introductory press conference at K-State on Wednesday.
Chris Klieman, left, poses for cameras with Kansas State athletic director Gene Taylor after being introduced as the 35th head football coach of Kansas State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan., on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Matt Lansford / Manhattan Mercury

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Forum columnist Mike McFeely was in Manhattan on Wednesday to cover the introductory press conference for new Kansas State head football coach Chris Klieman.

Klieman, who will coach North Dakota State through the NCAA Division I FCS playoffs, was named the head coach at Kansas State on Monday. The Bison play rival South Dakota State at 7 p.m. Friday in the FCS semifinals at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome.

Tuesday night the city welcomed Klieman as he traveled to Manhattan. Here are some Twitter moments leading up to and from Wednesday's press conference for Klieman at Kansas State.

Photos from the press conference:


Moments from Tuesday: