Iowa State upsets No. 9 Baylor

AMES, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa State star Deonte Burton often takes shots that his coaches wish he wouldn't. With a potential win over a top 10 opponent slipping away, Burton banked in the biggest basket of his career. Burton scored 22 points, including a crucial 3 off the glass with just over a minute left, and Iowa State beat No. 9 Baylor 72-69 on Saturday for its fifth straight win....
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WATCH: Iowa State 72, Baylor 69

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Johnson leads Iowa State women in upset of No. 6 Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Seanna Johnson scored 22 points, including 10 straight for Iowa State in the third quarter, and the Cyclones upset No. 6 Texas 70-66 Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Down two with seven minutes remaining, Iowa State (17-11, 8-9 Big 12) took control with a 9-0 run. Bridget Carleton scored points 18 for Iowa State, but she committed two turnovers...
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Motley, No. 9 Baylor brace for pivotal tilt vs. Iowa St.

As the Big 12 regular-season race heads toward the finish line, Iowa State is closing fast and No. 9 Baylor is fighting to hold on to its spot right behind league-leading Kansas. The Bears (23-5, 10-5 Big 12) have a tough run of two games in three days beginning with their trip to play the Cyclones in Hilton Coliseum on Saturday. Then Baylor hosts No. 12 West Virginia on Monday...
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WATCH: One-on-One with Iowa State Head Wrestling Coach Kevin Dresser

Wednesday afternoon marked a historic day for Cyclone Wrestling as Kevin Dresser was introduced as the eighth head coach of the Iowa State wrestling program.'s John Walters sat down with the new head coach after his introductory media conference.

Mike Johnson Arrest: Iowa State DB Suspended After Strangulation Arrest

Iowa State defensive back Mike Johnson has been suspended. It was an inevitable move after Johnson was arrested on a charge of domestic assault strangulation with injury. Johnson allegedly strangled his girlfriend with both hands after an altercation broke out over a social media post, according to the Des Moines Register. Iowa State has issued a statement on the arrest and suspension...
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Iowa State defensive back suspended following assault arrest

AMES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State defensive back Mike Johnson has been suspended from the team following his arrest on a domestic assault charge involving his live-in girlfriend. A criminal complaint filed by a university police officer says Johnson was arrested early Thursday following an argument with his girlfriend over social media posts and the music each was playing on their phones...
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Iowa State DB Mike Johnson arrested, suspended from team activities

Iowa State defensive back Mike Johnson has been arrested on charges of domestic assault strangulation with injury. According to a release from the University, Johnson has been suspended from all team activities. Cyclones head coach Matt Campbell released a statement regarding the arrest and suspension. “We are aware of Mike Johnson’s arrested and the allegations associated with...
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WATCH: Iowa State Women's Basketball Highlights vs Kansas

Iowa State put together an efficient performance to defeat Kansas 90-75 Tuesday night inside Allen Fieldhouse. The victory, the Cyclones' third-straight and fourth in the last five games, moves ISU to 16-11 on the season, 7-9 in Big 12 play.
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WATCH: MBB Game Recap: Red Raiders fall to Iowa State 82-80 in OT

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WATCH: MBB Post Game Press Conference: Iowa State

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WATCH: MBB Highlights: Texas Tech 80 Iowa State 82 F OT

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WATCH: Iowa State Men's Basketball Highlights vs Texas Tech

Cyclones win in overtime in Lubbock 82-80
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Iowa State hires Virginia Tech's Dresser as wrestling coach

AMES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State has hired Virginia Tech's Kevin Dresser as its wrestling coach. Dresser grew up in Humboldt, Iowa, and wrestled for the rival Hawkeyes. He succeeds Kevin Jackson, who was fired this month after eight seasons. Iowa State said Monday that Dresser agreed to a seven-year deal worth $2.25 million plus incentives. Dresser was the 2016 National Wrestling...
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WATCH: Iowa State 84, TCU 71

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Iowa State guard Monte Morris approaching own NCAA record

AMES, Iowa (AP) — It’s what senior point guard Monte Morris hasn’t done for Iowa State that has made him so special. For the third time in four years, Morris is leading the nation in assist-to-turnover ratio despite playing in one of the fastest offenses in the country. Morris is averaging 5.8 assists for every miscue, which is nearly a full assist better than the player ranked...
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WATCH: WBB: Candi Whitaker previews Iowa State

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5 under-the-radar teams to watch in March

Nothing deflates the excitement of finally eyeing the bracket on Selection Sunday quite like perusing the seeds and match-ups and seeing a team you just don’t have much familiarity with. You know the school, the coach, and maybe a player, but you haven’t seen them play and aren’t even really sure how good they are. Even though the NCAA selection committee gave them a seed,...
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Formerly ranked teams that could miss NCAA Tournament

Welcome to February. It’s officially time to panic if your favorite college basketball team doesn’t have a stellar record.A lot can change from now until Selection Sunday — and sometimes not for the better. Few things in sports feel worse than being left out of the 68-team NCAA Tournament field. It’s like watching a house party from the outside.Five teams that were previously...
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Iowa state legislator attempting to ban Friday night football games

Few moves made by Jim Delany and the Big Ten have been as panned as the announcement this fall to begin scheduling Friday night football games beginning in 2017. Coaches hate it, fans that travel from afar abhor it, and social media roasted the conference for this move. Now it appears one state legislator in Iowa is taking on the Big Ten in the only way he possibly can — introducing...
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January 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Iowa State kicker expertly trolls his haters

Iowa State kicker Cole Netten was named to the All-Big 12 team this year, after going an outstanding 16-of-17 on field goal attempts. Netten’s 2016 season is even more impressive when you consider that he struggled in 2015 (14-of-19 on field goal attempts) and almost lost the Cyclones’ kicking job. Netten surely worked very hard to improve his kicking game, and on Wednesday...
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January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Iowa State kicker exacts revenge on critics with great tweet

Iowa State Cyclones kicker Cole Netten enjoyed a phenomenal senior season in 2016 after a disappointing 2015 campaign, performing well enough to earn All-Big 12 first-team honors. But 2015 was another story. Netten started off converting on only seven of his first 12 field-goal attempts, finishing the season 14-of-19, with some of the misses coming from close range. As noted...
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January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

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