AMES, Iowa -- When you watch an Iowa State football game, you won't have trouble finding Kennard Banks. His No. 7 jersey can be seen flying with singular purpose to the football, whether the pigskin has been punted, kicked, passed or carried by a member of the other team. The junior's love of football is straightforward.* But the road taken by this native of Boynton, Fla., to get to Ames, Iowa and the challenges that he overcame in his short time as a Cyclone affirms his real pride to be a member of the ISU football team.

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