RECRUITING: Three-star offensive tackle Robert Hudson commits to ISU

Iowa State landed its third football commitment in three days on Tuesday when Walled Lake, Mich. offensive tackle Robert Hudson tweeted his commitment to the Cyclones.

The 6-foot-9, 295-pound prospect is rated as a three-star prospect by 247Composite. Hudson decommitted from Purdue over the weekend.

He officially visited Iowa State the weekend of Dec. 9. This commitment gives the Cyclones 22 commits in their 2017 class, including four high school offensive linemen.

Iowa State also landed a commitment from Michigan graduate transfer offensive lineman David Dawson on Sunday. They’ll host USC graduate transfer Khaliel Rodgers this weekend.

Stay tuned to Cyclone Fanatic for more on this story.

Jared Stansbury


Jared is in his seventh year covering Iowa State football and basketball for Cyclone Fanatic. He worked as the site's intern for three years while studying Journalism in Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism. He started as a full-time staff writer in May 2016. He took over as the site's managing editor in January 2020. Jared spent five falls covering Iowa high school football as a reporter for KMA Radio, 1460 KXNO and 1430 KASI.