Notebook: Lazard will be on campus this weekend

Urbandale (2014) wide receiver Allen Lazard will be on Iowa State’s campus for Junior Day this weekend. Lazard, a 6-foot-4, 190 pound wide receiver, was ranked as the top player in America (in this recruiting class) at his position earlier this week by 

Joining Lazard and a host of other Iowans will be Keegan Render, an offensive lineman out of Indianola. Render currently holds an Iowa State offer, as well as one from Iowa as well. 

Other names of prospects attending Junior Day are…

Marshall Clark, WR, Ankeny High School
A.J. Allen, DB, Waukee High School
Trevor Allen, RB, Waukee High School (a 2015 prospect)
Ross Reynolds, OL, Waukee High School
Duncan Ferch, RB, West Marshall High School
Rico Gafford, DB, Dowling Catholic High School
Lucas LeGrand, OL, Dubuque High School
Eli Dunne, QB, Grinnell High School
Jake Leohr, LB, Iowa City High School
Landon Carney, OL, Pleasant Valley High School
Tyus Mason, RB, West Des Moines Valley High School
Sam Straub, QB, Ames High School
Daniel Vega, LB, Cedar Rapids Xavier High School 

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.