Women's Basketball

Iowa State announces Big 12 women’s basketball schedule

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletic Communications.

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State women’s basketball team announced its 2020-21 Big 12 Conference schedule on Monday. Due to the unprecedented nature of this season, the Big 12 has elected to begin its conference slate in early December to allow more scheduling flexibility. 

With the adjusted timeline, the Cyclones will open the 2020-21 conference slate with a road tilt with the Horned Frogs on Wednesday, Dec. 2. Iowa State will hold its Big 12 home opener on Friday, Dec. 18 against Kansas State.

Iowa State will wrap up its 18-game Big 12 schedule with Senior Night against West Virginia on Wed., Feb. 24. Following ISU’s game against the Mountaineers, the Cyclones will hold open three dates for potential makeup games prior to the beginning of the Big 12 Women’s Basketball Championship which with be held from March 11-14 in Kansas City.

Iowa State’s nonconference schedule is still being finalized, and will be announced at a later date along with game times and TV designations.

You can view the full Iowa State women’s basketball schedule here.

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.