RELEASE: Iowa State president bolts for Auburn

Iowa State University is about to begin the search for a new president. It was confirmed on Monday morning that Steven Leath is leaving Ames for the same position at Auburn University. On Monday morning, Iowa State University issued the following release.  Auburn University’s Board...

Iowa State’s Hall of Fame Class of 2017

The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State athletics communications.  AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State Letterwinners Club announced today Iowa State’s Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2017. Seven former Cyclone stars will be inducted into the Iowa...

One of Dresser’s goals: Beat Iowa

 AMES — Jamie Pollard had a three-step plan when it came to searching for a new wrestling coach. Step one: Listen to the ideas of individuals who are close to the program. Step two: Target the person he wanted for the program. Step three: Interview candidates...

The trials and redemption of Pat Downey

Photo courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communications.  A wrestler’s life is filled with takedowns, unbearable body twists and awkward pins. The athletes who decide to put on a singlet, strap up head gear and tie their shoelaces tight, learn how to endur...

WRESTLING: Youth takes center stage for the Cy-Hawk Duel

It's Cy-Hawk week for wrestling too. This Saturday at 7 p.m. the Cyclones will travel to Iowa City to take on in-state rival, the No. 2 ranked squad in the country, the Iowa Hawkeyes at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Take one glance at the Hawkeyes lineup and you'll see it is fill...

Women’s cross country wins the Big 12

The following release (and above photo) is courtesy of Iowa State athletics communications.  LUBBOCK, Texas - The No. 15 Iowa State women's cross country team won the 2016 Big 12 Championship on Saturday at Rawls Golf Course in Lubbock, Texas. The Cyclones claim...

NOTEBOOK: Iowa State wrestling preview

AMES --- Earl Hall asked Iowa State wrestling coach Kevin Jackson the question everyday. Had he heard from the NCAA about his extra year? Hall lost his first year of eligibility in Ames after he spent time at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Sprin...

LINK: Big 12 to hold press conference at 5:30 today

The Big 12 Conference is holding and promoting a press conference that league commissioner Bob Bowlsby and Oklahoma president David Boren will hold today at 5:30. The 11 remaining, "viable" candidates were told they would be informed of the news between 4-5 pm b...