Another key piece of the defense is coming back for 2021

Iowa State’s 2021 defense received another massive boost on Friday night.

The second leading tackler from Jon Heacock’s defense – Jake Hummel – is coming back for more. The West Des Moines native made the news official via his Twitter feed.

Hummel finished the 2020 season with 77 tackles, second behind only Mike Rose on the Cyclone roster.