VOTE NOW: Greatest men’s basketball games bracket

Help Cyclone Fanatic pick the greatest Iowa State men’s basketball game of the last 40 years by voting on our 64-game bracket below. You can find the breakdowns of each region at the following links.

First-round voting will stretch from Tuesday, March 24, until Friday, March 27, with the second round starting immediately after the conclusion of round one and going until Monday, March 30.

Update: The third round of voting is open right now through Sunday evening!

*** Niang Region (2010s)

*** Grayer Region (1980s)

*** Hoiberg Region (1990s)

*** Fizer Region (2000s)

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.