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RECRUITING: Iowa State listed in four-star forward Jaedon LeDee’s top eight

Iowa State has made the cut for four-star forward Jaedon LeDee‘s top eight schools. The Cyclones were listed alongside Ohio State, California, Houston, LSU, Oklahoma, Texas A&M and UCLA as program’s vying for the 6-foot-8, 213-pound prospect.

LeDee is rated as the No. 93 player in the country by 247. The Houston native is the No. 18 small forward and No. 5 player in the state of Texas. He’s listed as the No. 112 player in the country by 247Composite.

The plans for LeDee’s official visits are also coming into focus as Rivals‘ Eric Bossi tweeted his plans to visit Ohio State (Sept. 9), Cal (Sept. 15), LSU (Sept. 19) and UCLA (Oct. 6). The Cyclones will continue to push for an official visit, but one has not been scheduled at this time.

Iowa State hosted three-star power forward George Conditt for an unofficial visit over the weekend. The Cyclones have four scholarships to fill for the 2018 class.

Jared Stansbury

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Jared a native of Clarinda, Iowa, started as the Cyclone Fanatic intern in August 2013, primarily working as a videographer until starting on the women’s basketball beat prior to the 2014-15 season. Upon earning his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from Iowa State in May 2016, Jared was hired as the site’s full-time staff writer, taking over as the primary day-to-day reporter on football and men’s basketball. He was elevated to the position of managing editor in January 2020. He is a regular contributor on 1460 KXNO in Des Moines and makes regular guest appearances on radio stations across the Midwest. Jared resides in Ankeny with his four-year-old puggle, Lolo.