RECRUITING: Wisconsin guard set to take unofficial visit this month

Wisconsin guard Tyrese Haliburton is set to take an unofficial visit to Iowa State on Aug. 25, a source confirmed to Cyclone Fanatic on Friday. CycloneAlert’s Alex Halsted was first to report.

Haliburton is rated as a three-star guard by 247Composite. The Oshkosh, Wis. native is the No. 266 player in the 2018 class, No. 50 shooting guard and No. 5 prospect in Wisconsin.

The 6-foot-6, 170-pound guard also holds offers from Northern Iowa, Nebraska, Cincinnati, Drake, Indiana State and a handful of other Division I programs.

Iowa State will have at least three scholarships open for the 2018 recruiting cycle. Stay tuned to Cyclone Fanatic for more on hoops recruiting.

Jared Stansbury


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.