Cyclones add walk-on to hoops roster

The Iowa State basketball program welcomed a walk-on into the program on Wednesday. 

According to the program’s Twitter page (@CycloneMBB), Daniel Stensland out of Waverly-Shell Rock High School has joined the program. Stensland is a 5-foot-10, 170-pound guard that averaged 8.9 points, 5.7 assists and 2.7 rebounds per game in route to a 23-4 record as a senior. 

During Stensland’s junior year, he averaged 13.8 points per contest during Waverly-Shell Rock’s run to a 3A state championship. 

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.