ISU rebounds against Valencia All-Stars in Spain

 VALENCIA, SpainAbdel Nader scored 22 points and Georges Niang added 18 as ISU trounced the Valencia All-Stars 96-52 Friday night in game two of a four-game European swing.

 Jameel McKay and Hallice Cooke scored 10 points apiece in the first half alone, helping the Cyclones build a 57-19 lead.

 McKay finished with 14 points and Monté Morris added 11. Cooke and Matt Thomas chipped in 10 apiece. 

 ISU rebounded from an 82-77 loss to the Venezuelan National team — and celebrated the win with dinner on the beach. 



Rob Gray


Rob, an Ames native, joined Cyclone Fanatic in August, 2014 after nearly a decade and a half of working at Iowa's two largest newspapers. He spent 10 years at the Des Moines Register and, after a brief stint in public relations, joined the Cedar Rapids Gazette as an Iowa State correspondent three years ago. Rob specializes in feature stories for CF.