CFTV: Cyclones react to 3-seed in NCAA tournament


AMES — The Iowa State Cyclones will be a three-seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament and will take on UAB on Thursday in the first round. The Cyclones held a Selection Show viewing party at Coach Hoiberg’s house on Sunday. See what the Cyclones had to say about their seed, the UAB Blazers and more in this CFTV production.

Jared Stansbury


Jared a native of Clarinda, Iowa, started as the Cyclone Fanatic intern in August 2013, primarily working as a videographer until starting on the women’s basketball beat prior to the 2014-15 season. Upon earning his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from Iowa State in May 2016, Jared was hired as the site’s full-time staff writer, taking over as the primary day-to-day reporter on football and men’s basketball. He was elevated to the position of managing editor in January 2020. He is a regular contributor on 1460 KXNO in Des Moines and makes regular guest appearances on radio stations across the Midwest. Jared resides in Ankeny with his four-year-old puggle, Lolo.