Cyclone Country by Rob Gray

Kansas tops Iowa State women after close battle

AMES — It was the play Iowa State wanted, just not the shot it was hoping to get.

With his team down three with 13 seconds to go, ISU ... »

Cyclones build big lead on Longhorns, hold off comeback for the win

AMES — It was a game that produced a lot of bullet points for Fred Hoiberg to address. But when it was all said and done, he was most focuse ... »

Iowa State comes up short against Oklahoma State

AMES — Kyven Gadson shot in on Luke Bean, catching him off guard and quickly throwing him to his back. Seven seconds later, Gadson stood up, ... »

Iowa State has to avoid being ambushed by the Red Raiders

AMES — It might be relatively easy for No. 12 Iowa State to overlook Texas Tech today.

The Red Raiders are winless in the Big 12, and ... »

Nader, McKay come up big in Cyclones’ win against Kansas State

AMES — In crunchtime of a tied basketball game, Kansas State was setting up for an easy layup. Iowa State’s Georges Niang had just mi ... »

Weatherman’s last-second win gives Iowa State momentum in win

AMES — Kevin Jackson knew how important of a match the 174-weight class would be, not just for Iowa State, but for Tanner Weatherman.

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Coach Fennelly tells Cyclones to enjoy win, prepare for next challenge

AMES — Iowa State figured out just how high the highs and how low the lows could get last week. A loss to TCU on the road followed by a win ... »

Cyclones need Moody to play more minutes in Buckley’s absence

By Dylan Montz, The Gazette

AMES — It wasn’t the easiest of practices Thursday when Iowa State returned to Ames.

The Cyc ... »

Hogue huge down stretch in Cyclone win over Cowboys

AMES — Dustin Hogue saw the ball go to the corner and Tavarius Shine rise up for the potential game winning 3-pointer. Hogue was just trying ... »

Cyclones to open Big 12 play

AMES — It was all kind of a wake up call that snowballed from the beginning. Facing a team that applies heavy pressure, combined with ... »

Cyclones start quickly

AMES — The No. 1 thing Fred Hoiberg preached to his team was how important starting fast would be.

Not only did No. 9 Iowa Stat ... »

Hoiberg seeks 100th career win

AMES — Fred Hoiberg remembers getting the news. Hearing about the death of former Iowa State coach Johnny Orr hours before the Cyclon ... »

Iowa State uses aggressiveness to beat UC Riverside

AMES — As slow as the start was for Iowa State in its first game of the Cyclone Challenge, just the opposite could be said for the to ... »

Instincts, confidence fuel Morris’ breakout

AMES — When the rebound comes down, his eyes immediately turn upward.

Monte Morris is trying to push the ball up the court as quickly ... »

McKay brings energy for Cyclones in debut

DES MOINES — When Iowa State Coach Fred Hoiberg wanted more energy on the floor, all he needed to do was look to his left, down the b ... »

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