Percy Gibson announces new school on Twitter

Former Cyclone big man Percy Gibson has found a new home.

The 6-foot-9 center announced on Twitter Thursday that he will finish his college career at Oakland University. This comes after Gibson announced that he was transferring from Iowa State shortly after the 2013-14 season. 

"After a lot of deliberation I am proud to say that I will be attending Oakland University to finish my college basketball career!"

That’s what Gibson tweeted to announce the news. 

He added, "I wanna thank @ISUMayor32@8mileCorn and the rest of the staff, players, and fans for 3 great years at ISU as well! Thank you #cyclONEnation."

Gibson’s best season as a Cyclone came during his freshman campaign, where he averaged 4.8 points per game while shooting an impressive 66 percent from the floor. As a junior, Gibson’s numbers dropped to 1.2 points per game. 

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.