CF Mailbag: 6-23 Edition

By Chris Williams, Publisher

Follow Williams and CF on Twitter: @ChrisMWilliams, @CycloneFanatic

Greetings Cyclone Fanatics. It’s time for yet another mailbag column. We’ve got some great questions in store for you today. Let’s rock.

MNCYGuy writes: Massive roster turnover going into Fred Hoiberg’s first season. The long-term potential benefits of this have been discussed, but what are the potential pros and cons for THIS season to having essentially a brand new team on the court.

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football’s postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines’ top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO.

Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio.

When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.