AMES, Iowa--"The Gang's All Here," as the old adage says. The future of Cyclone basketball is getting an early start thanks to ISU's bridge program which allows newcomers to take six credit hours in the summer. The program will pay huge dividends for Cyclone basketball, as all eight rookies (Charles Boozer, Craig Brackins, Marcus Brister, Diante Garrett, Sean Haluska, Bryan Petersen, Lucca Staiger and Clayton Vette) are getting acclimated to college life without the pressure of basketball practice weighing on them.

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