Cyclones add outside LB to recruiting class

Two days before National Signing Day, Iowa State has added a linebacker to its 2014 recruiting class. 

Former Southern Miss commitment, Willie Harvey of St. Augustine, Fla., made his pledge to the Cyclones on Monday afternoon. Harvey officially visited Iowa State last weekend. 

Harvey is the second linebacker to commit to Iowa State’s class and the 25th overall known member of the class. 

IN OTHER NEWS: Iowa State target, Lyman, Florida linebacker Greg Gooch, committed to Indiana on Monday afternoon. 


Willie Harvey, LB, St. Augustine, Fla

Michael Warren, RB, Lawton, Okla.
Terry Ayeni, DL, New Mexico Military Institute
Mike Johnson, CB, Clearwater, Fla. Countryside
Dale Pierson, DE, Pasadena C.C., Calif. 
Brian Peavy, CB, Houston (Texas) Westfield
Wendell Taiese, OL, Laney College, Calif.
Jordan Harris, LB, Copiah-Lincoln C.C.
Gabe Luna, DE, Butler County C.C
Darius Lee-Campbell, QB, Spring, Texas
Qujuan Floyd, S, Santa Monica C.C. 
Devron Moore, S, Northeastern Oklahoma C.C. 
Cole Anderson, OL, League City, Texas
Colin Downings, P, Whitefish Bay, Wisc. 
William Windham, OL, Samuel Clemens High School in Schertz, Texas
Jauan Wesley, WR, Harvey, Ill. 
Reggan Northrup, S, First Coast, Jacksonville, Fla. 
Orion Salters, WR, Dallas Jesuit 
Kody Kodanko, OL, West De Pere, Wisc.
Scott Schaffner, TE, Raymore Peculiar, Mo.
Martinez Syria, RB, Houston Nimitz, Texas 
Sam Seonbuchner, LB, Hartland Arrowhead, Wisc.
Victor Holmes, CB, La Porte, Texas
De’Monte Ruth, CB, Wilmer-Hutchins in Dallas, Texas
Allen Lazard, WR, Urbandale, Iowa

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.