DeAndre Kane commits

Per a source, Marshall transfer DeAndre Kane committed to Iowa State during his official visit on Thursday afternoon. 

According to the source, Kane plans on signing with Iowa State on Friday. Kane chose Iowa State over Memphis and Pitt. 

Kane, a 6-foot-4 guard, averaged 15.1 points and seven assists per game last season for the Thundering Herd. In his three years at Marshall, he’s never averaged fewer than 15.1 per game. 

Kane graduated early and will be eligible to play right away next season for Iowa State. 

Cyclone Fanatic will have more on this story during the day on Friday. 

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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.