Hallice Cooke cleared for basketball activities

After undergoing two hip surgeries last fall, Hallice Cooke was cleared to participate in full-speed basketball activities on Tuesday. 

Travis Hines from the Ames Tribune first reported the news. 

Shortly after, Cooke tweeted the following:


Cooke averaged 8.2 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game as a freshman during the 2013-14 season at Oregon State. He was a 45.6 percent 3-point shooter as well. 

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.