NCAA Tournament preview show tonight at 6 on 1460 KXNO

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After a wild week in Kansas City, Cyclone Fanatic Radio will go back on the air tonight from 6-7 on 1460 KXNO for our NCAA Tournament preview show that is presented by Wilson Toyota of Ames. Of course, we will be broadcasting from our exclusive Cyclone Fanatic Radio home, BenchWarmers in Ankeny. 

Iowa State assistant men’s basketball coach Matt Abdelmassih will join us at 6:20 to recap Kansas City and look ahead to a second-round matchup with NC-Central. 

Also tonight, it is "Selection Monday" for the Cyclone women’s basketball team. Their selection show will begin at 6 and we plan on talking with assistant coach Billy Fennelly at around 6:45 to discuss that program’s draw. 

It is a fun time of year folks. Enjoy. Also note that we will post a podcast from tonight’s program on the site shortly after it is over. 

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.