Football lands first commit for 2015 class

Iowa State picked up its first football commitment for 2015 on Saturday afternoon. 

Bobby McMillen, a linebacker out of Naperville (Central), Ill. sent out the following tweet: "I’ve committed to play football at Iowa State University! Truly thankful for the opportunity to play college football! Go Cyclones!!!!"

McMillen, who held an additional offer from Central Michigan, was in Ames for Iowa State’s annual Junior Day. 

According to his profile at, McMillen is a 6-foot-2, 220-pound inside linebacker. 

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.