Rashad Vaughn chooses UNLV over Iowa State

The news is finally official. 

One of the top prospects in college basketball’s 2014 recruiting class, Rashad Vaughn, has decided to attend UNLV and not Iowa State. Vaughn announced his decision on the CBS Sports Network Tuesday evening.

Travis Hines from the Ames Tribune reported the news via Twitter late Tuesday afternoon. 

Vaughn had recently narrowed his list to UNLV, Iowa State, North Carolina, Kentucky and Kansas. 

Check out later this evening for analysis on what this means for Iowa State from Brent Blum. 

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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.