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Scholarship? Trever Ryen, you’ve earned it

 Trever Ryen, you’ve earned it.

 Tuesday afternoon, Iowa State athletics announced on Cyclones.com and Twitter that the running back from Ida Grove had been given a scholarship.

 Coach Paul Rhoads announced the news during a team meeting, according to ISU Athletics Communications. 

 Ryen scored his first career touchdown on an 81-yard punt return late in the season-opening win over Northern Iowa.

 Ryen’s rushed seven times for 36 yards and a touchdown in the past two games — and also has four catches for 80 yards in this season.




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.