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By Chris Williams, Publisher Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams   The biggest win in Iowa State football history is up for a prestigious national award. According to ABC5 sports director Dave Zawilinski’s Twitter feed, Paul Rhoads, Jake Knott, Jeff Woody, Jared Barnett and Ter’Ran Benton will represent Iowa State’s football program at the 2012 ESPY Awards that will be held in New York on July 11. The awards program will begin at 7 p.m. central and televised on ESPN. Iowa State is being nominated in the “Best Upset” category. CLICK HERE to vote for the award. Winning the ESPY won’t be easy. Iowa State is going up against the L.A. Kings winning the Stanley Cup as an 8-seed, Lehigh defeating Duke in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, and Norfolk State doing the same to Missouri.

Iowa to wear a throwback uniform against Iowa State

Is this an early look? We love a good sneak peak at special uniforms, especially when the selection committee is already jotting notes for next season’s Worst Uniform Tournament. Consider Iowa an early candidate for a high seed in next’s bracket with this specially designed uniform, which Tom Dienhart of Big Ten Network believes is what the Hawkeyes will wear in their annual...

Iowa State fortifies backcourt

The Iowa State Cyclones secured their second big 2013 backcourt pledge on Wednesday.

Iowa State offers 2013 prospect Jeremy Morgan

By Chris Williams, Publisher Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams   Iowa City West forward Jeremy Morgan took an unofficial visit to Iowa State on Monday. After getting home safely that same night, Morgan took a phone call from a member of the Iowa State basketball coaching staff. “They called me and offered me last night,” Morgan told

Houston goes with Royce White with their second 1st round pick Grade B-

Royce White did it all at Iowa State he pretty much led his team at very stat. Not to many times do you see a power forward leading a team in assists. He can score in a ton of ways. He was the best player on the court in Iowa State NCAA touranment loss. The only thing he needs to work on is his jump shooting and his defensive play. White has had off court problems...

Tyler Brown is fully committed to Cyclone football

By Chris Williams, Publisher Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams Here’s how the commitment process works at Iowa State. We’ll use Paul Rhoads’ latest commitment in the class of 2013, Lakeland, (Fla.) Lake Gibson running back Tyler Brown, as an example. On Wednesday afternoon, Brown picked up the phone, dialed Rhoads’ number and told him the big news...

Florida running back makes commitment to Iowa State

By Chris Williams, Publisher Follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisMWilliams   Paul Rhoads just picked up his sixth verbal commitment in Iowa State’s 2013 recruiting class. Tyler Brown, a 5-foot-10, 180 pound running back out of Lakeland, (Fla.) Lake Gibson made his pledge to the Cyclones on Wednesday afternoon. According to his profile at, Brown also had...

Cyclones add second TE to recruiting class

By Chris Williams, Publisher It took a while, but the football recruiting trail has officially heated up for Iowa State. Paul Rhoads added his second tight end commitment in less than a week on Tuesday night by gaining a pledge from Alex Leslie, who stands at 6-foot-5, 220-pounds. Leslie is a hybrid tight end who hails from New Braunfels, Texas. He chose Iowa...

Royce White drafted by Houston at No. 16

By Chris Williams, Publisher Royce White is a Houston Rocket. The Rockets selected White with the 16th pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft. During his only season at Iowa State, White was the only player in America to lead his team in points (13.4), rebounds (9.3), assists (5.0), steals (1.1) and blocks (0.9) per game. White, who was an Associated Press Honorable...

Video: Monte Morris highlights

A compilation of highlights featuring the newest member of Iowa State’s 2013 recruiting class, Flint, (Mich.) Beecher point guard Monte Morris.
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