Report: Iowa State offers 2012 NYC SG

By Chris Williams, Publisher

Go ahead and add the name Brian Bernardi to Iowa State’s basketball recruiting to round out the class of 2012.

Alex Kline from is reporting that Iowa State has extended a scholarship offer to the 6-foot-3, 170-pound shooting guard out of Xaverian High School in Long Island, N.Y.

Barnardi averaged 16.3 points per game as a junior.

Matt Abdelmassish is serving as Bernardi’s primary recruiter for Iowa State.

Iowa State currently only has one scholarship remaining for its class of 2012. We’ll keep you updated right here at


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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.