IOWA STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP
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Stepping on the field had nothing to do with Brian Mills getting into an Iowa State football game. It started in a comfy coaching office.
Given a second chance that’s nearly unheard of in any sport at any level, Iowa State volleyball took advantage of the opportunity.
The Iowa State volleyball team won a replayed fifth set against Texas Tech on Wednesday following a rules protest that caused the end of the game to be played again.
The No. 13 Iowa State men’s basketball team was upset 72-63 by Maryland in the CBE championship game in Kansas City, Mo. on Tuesday night.
Facing its toughest competition yet, Iowa State rose to the occasion with its most complete performance.
The 13th-ranked Cyclones will look to continue their neutral-floor success Tuesday night against Maryland in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic final in Kansas City.
Iowa State (3-0) defeated Alabama 84-74 in Monday's semifinal. Though it marked the team's smallest margin of victory...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Iowa State’s depth has been a topic of much conversation during this early season, but even with two important players back, coach Fred Hoiberg stuck to a mostly seven-man rotation in the No. 14 Cyclones’ 84-74 win over Alabama at the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.
Two schools quite a ways below .500 from the Big 12 will face off against one another on Saturday when the Texas Tech Red Raiders travel to take on the Iowa State Cyclones.
Texas Tech (3-7) is just 1-6 in conference play while Iowa State (2-7) is 0-6. Coverage of the game between these two will air somewhere beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, IA.
Rivals.com senior recruiting analyst Keenan Cummings was the first to break the news of Itawamba Community College (MS) defensive lineman Xavier Pegues flipping from Iowa State to West Virginia late Wednesday evening.
Pegues, 6-foot-3 and 270 pounds visited Morgantown for the TCU game.
According to Cummings, Pegues built a solid relationship with West Virginia running backs coach...
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Kansas scored a nice victory over Iowa State Saturday to notch its third victory of the season. For whatever reason, Jayhawks fans decided that the win was worth celebrating in grand fashion, as they tore down the goal posts and attempted to take them out of the stadium. Reaction from the college football world was mixed, at best.
KU linebacker Victor Simmons took to Twitter after...
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Kansas beat Iowa State on Saturday, 34-14, to give the Jayhawks their first victory under interim head coach Clint Bowen.
The loss drops the Cyclones to 2-7.
Fans of 3-6 Kansas were so excited about this victory that they tore down the goal posts in Lawrence.
Here's some video evidence:
You know, on second thought: Kansas hosts TCU next week...
Technically it didn’t happen, because scores, stats and individual performances are barred from being reported per NCAA rules, but indications are the Gophers lost 103-78 in Ames in Sunday’s secret scrimmage. Secret scrimmages aren’t anything new as they’ve been around since the early 70s. But it’s been quite a while since the Gophers actually partook in one, so it feels...
Iowa State guard Hallice Cooke is having surgery to repair cartilage tears in both hips and will be out 6-8 months.
The Cyclones say Cooke, who is redshirting the 2014-15 season, will have surgery to repair one of his ailing hips in New York City on Monday. Cooke, who is from Union City, New Jersey, will have a second surgery four weeks later.
Cooke transferred from Oregon State...
Via AP on Fox
October 23, 2014
Taker has been randomly spotted around and about Texas ever since his long disappearance from the public eye after his streak ended.
On Saturday, he was seen at the Texas vs Iowa State game chilling on the sidelines.
Via @ATXANT10 The Undertaker is in the house at #ISUvsTEX pic.twitter.com/Elm5PaiOkN @BustedOpenRadio
— Jeff Howe (@JeffHowe247) October 19, 2014
Hook em, indeed…...
AMES, IOWA (October 17, 2014) – A pressing attack and a stout defensive effort was the winning combination for the No. 13-ranked West Virginia University women’s soccer team tonight, as the Mountaineers earned a 3-0 victory over Iowa State at the Cyclone Sports Complex.
The win pushes the Mountaineers’ unbeaten streak to 11 matches and gives the team its 15th consecutive 10...
Celebrity guests are nothing new on college football sidelines. Former players are common and great for recruiting purposes. What high school kid would not want to take in a game talking to one of the school's greatest players? Often times we see actors, singers, and even politicians. In those cases it's because they know someone, are big boosters and thought it would be...
Only ten days after committing to WVU, JUCO defensive end, Larry Jefferson has switched his commitment from the Mountaineers to Iowa State. Jefferson, who visited Iowa State this past weekend for the Toledo game stated that Iowa State recruited his mother hard according to the Ames Tribune.
Jefferson went on to say that he had made a mistake by committing to WVU so early in the process...
Because seemingly every college football program has atleast 37 different uniform combinations, Iowa State announced on Wednesday, via the football team’s Twitter account, they will be sporting all gold against Toledo on Saturday. If your first thought was they look Ronald McDonald-ish, you aren’t alone. The company for which he’s famously associated with was thinking...Read More
Iowa State is breaking out new uniforms this weekend.
The Cyclones, for their contest against Toledo this Saturday, will be debuting a new all-gold uniform.
Check it out:
#Cyclones going for Gold on Saturday. #LoyalForeverTrue pic.twitter.com/nHp1UnQd8p
— Cyclone Football (@CycloneFB) October 8, 2014
Iowa State and Toledo are set to kick off at 3:30 p.m. E.T.
College basketball season is creeping up fast, and Athlon Sports is counting down to Midnight Madness and the start of practice on Oct. 17. ...
Iowa State won one game on its home field last season. The Cyclones went 3-9 in 2013, but were able to defeat Kansas in their final contest of the year at Jack Trice Stadium, 34-0.
Those close to the Iowa State football program hope for better things to happen in the future in that stadium. It’s the offseason right now, though, so the 55,000 seat stadium is being used for other...
Iowa State’s Jack Trice Stadium is set to undergo an upgrade. The Cyclones’ football stadium will be renovated, with the south end zone being enclosed with a permanent lower-and-upper seating bowl.
Today, Iowa State released a rendering of what the stadium will look like once the building is complete:
It’s on!!! Our brand new stadium expansion to be completed before 2015...
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Fred Hoiberg has done an excellent job building Iowa State into a consistent contender in the Big 12, and it sounds like he’s secured another big piece for the Cyclones in Greece native Giorgos Tsalmpouris.
Iowa State landed a commitment from 7-foot-1 Greece native Giorgos Tsalmpouris, a source confirms to @CBSSports. Will come over this summer.
— Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello...