CFTV: YCCL dunk and 3-point contest highlights

Here are some of the highlights from the YMCA Capital City League dunk and 3-point contests that were held on Friday. The dunk contest was won by Air Force's Keaton Van Soelen and the 3-point contest was won by Drake's Ore Arogundade. 

Hoops recruiting update for the second July live period

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the Iowa State coaching staff will be out in full force during the second July live recruiting period over the next several days.Steve Prohm and his staff will make stops in Minnesota, Milwaukee, Georgia, Washington D.C. a...

ISU releases non-conference men’s basketball schedule

The following is a release courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communications.AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team has announced its 2016-17 non-conference schedule, which includes at minimum three games against teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament a y...

CCL Recap: Morris using learning experience of CP3 camp

The Oklahoma City Thunder’s Victor Oladipo wasn’t on the other side anymore. That was the case on Wednesday night for Monte Morris at the YMCA Capital City League.It was Morris’ first night back since returning from the CP3 Elite Guard camp, and no longer...

Niang makes his first appearance as member of the Pacers

The NBA dream became even more of a reality for former Iowa State star Georges Niang on Tuesday. The 6-foot-7-inch forward was introduced as a member of the Indiana Pacers during a press conference in Indianapolis.Niang was taken during the second round of las...

Niang named ISU male athlete of the year

The following is a release courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communication.AMES, Iowa – Iowa State men’s basketball player Georges Niang, one of the best to ever don the Cardinal and Gold, was honored today by the ISU Athletics Department as its 2015-16 male athlete ...

CCL Recap: Solomon Young finding his niche during CCL

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa ---- Solomon Young looks the part of a college basketball player.Despite being just a freshman, he just looks like a guy that could withstand the beating of the Big 12. He's solidly built in his 6-foot-8-inch frame. He runs the floor, knocks ...

Blum: NBA Draft Night Primer

I have a running gag on Twitter that I am one of just 13 NBA fans in Iowa. Obviously, this is patently false. While the Association is not as widely popular in Iowa as the NFL and arguably falls behind the MLB with the resurgence of the Cubs, there seems to be ...

CCL Recap: Babb showing his versatility during CCL

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa. — It is hard to predict Nick Babb’s role for the 2016-17 Iowa State basketball team. He’s a versatile player that can shoot, handle the ball and defend.He’s likely to play a lot off the basketball as a backup to Matt Thomas and N...