No doubt about it; Mac inks a new deal at North Texas

Dan McCarney is an Iowa State icon. That’s why we don’t have any problems putting news about him on the front page of

McCarney, who led Iowa State’s football program from 1995 to 2006, inked a new five-year deal with North Texas on Monday. Last season, the Mean Green went 9-4 and won the Heart of Dallas Bowl. 

McCarrney is currently 60-years old. The deal gives "Danny Mac" security throough the 2018 season. 

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.