Cyclones roll during first game in Italy

Iowa State’s foreign trip to Italy is off to a dominating start.

The Cyclones rolled to a 95-76 win over the Netherlands National B-Team on Tuesday in Rome. The Cyclones had six players score in double-figures led by 15 points from junior forward Terrence Lewis.

Iowa State, which compiled 23 assists as a team during the game, also got 13 points from Solomon Young, 12 points from Rasir Bolton, 11 points apiece from Tre Jackson and Prentiss Nixon plus 10 points from Tyrese Haliburton in the win.

The Cyclones will be back in action on Thursday when they take on the Siena All-Stars at 12 p.m. central time.

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.