SOURCE: Good news on McKay’s knee


According to a source close to the situation, Iowa State senior Jameel McKay’s knee is structurally sound and he’s being considered as day-to-day. 

This comes after a Tuesday doctor visit for the big man, who is averaging 12.9 points and 9.1 rebounds per game this season for the Cyclones. 

After Monday’s win over Kansas, McKay told reporters that his knee "didn’t feel right." He’s been troubled by the nagging injury now for over a week. 

Iowa State will hit the road on Saturday to play at No. 5 Texas A&M. 

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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.