Former KSU QB Michael Bishop in recovery after stroke

Kansas State quarterback Michael Bishop scrambles for 11 yards during the first quarter Saturday, Sept. 19, 1998, against Texas in Manhattan, Kan. (AP Photo/Cliff Schiappa)

MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) - Former K-State quarterback Michael Bishop posted on Twitter that he had suffered a stroke. In the tweet, Bishop said it was "a small stroke and a blood clot behind his left ear."

Bishop said in the post he is recovering well after the scare and will enter rehab to regain strength.

Bishop played quarterback for the Wildcats for two seasons from 1997-98. In 1998, he was a Heisman Trophy runner-up. He held several Kansas State and Big 12 records. In 2016, Bishop was inducted into the K-State Athletics Hall of Fame.