Photo of Georges Niang’s body transformation

The only knock on Georges Niang’s game over the first two years of his career at Iowa State has been his body. Not anymore. 

On Friday morning, Niang tweeted the following picture of his body transformation during the offseason. 


Not bad Georges. Not bad at all. 

Niang has been all over the country this offseason participating in multiple big man camps. The soon-to-be-junior averaged 16.7 points per game as a sophomore before breaking his foot in an NCAA Tournament second-round win over N.C. Central. 

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.