POLL: Cyclones heavy underdogs to Tech; will they pull upset?

The Cyclones will go on the road to Texas Tech for an 11 a.m. kick next Saturday and the Cyclones are heavy underdogs. Vegas has opened the point spread at 16 in favor of the unbeaten Red Raiders but Paul Rhoads teams have notoriously played well in similar contests. 

What is your opinion on Saturday’s game? 

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.