Bubu Palo re-instated

On Monday afternoon, the reports started to leak. 

All of the charges that were filed against Bubu Palo, an Iowa State junior point guard, had been dropped. On Monday night, Iowa State confirmed the news by sending out this release:

Bubu Palo has been re-instated to the Iowa State men’s basketball team after charges filed against him in September were dropped. Palo was suspended from competitions, per the athletics department’s discipline policy, until his legal matter was resolved.

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.