Marial Shayok named to the Portsmouth Invitational All-Tournament Team

The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State athletics communications. 

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State senior Marial Shayok earned a spot on the all-tournament team at the prestigious Portsmouth Invitational for his performance this weekend. 

Shayok, an Ottawa, Ontario native, averaged 17 points in three games for the Portsmouth Sports Club. In his opener, Shayok scored 37 points on 13-of-26 shooting. He connected on 7-of-9 three-pointers in the game. His 37-point effort was the best performance of the tournament.

Shayok’s fellow Cyclone Nick Weiler-Babb also had a strong performance at the tournament, averaging 5.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 6.3 assists

Chris Williams


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.