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Iowa State revels in “delightful” 90-65 rout of Iowa — its most lopsided win in Cy-Hawk series’ history

 Iowa State’s Robert Jones reacts after drawing a foul during a basketball game at Hilton Coliseum on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023, in Ames.© Lily Smith/The Register / USA TODAY NETWORK AMES — Keshon Gilbert tried to find the words to describe several of his mammoth moments during Thursday’s Cy-Hawk game against Iowa, but couldn’t.   The …
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Iowa’s “old guys” outlast Iowa State’s “young guys” in back-and-forth Cy-Hawk women’s battle

Iowa State’s Audi Crooks attempts a basket against Iowa center Sharon Goodman during a basketball game at Hilton Coliseum on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2023, in Ames. © Lily Smith/The Register / USA TODAY NETWORK  AMES — Iowa State’s Hannah Belanger raced to the baseline, set herself, and hoisted up the shot. Swish. The Truman State graduate transfer’s …
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Tamin Lipsey on his first Cy-Hawk game played at Hilton: “It’s gonne be a lot of fun”

Nov 23, 2023; Kissimmee, Florida, USA; Virginia Commonwealth Rams guard Max Shulga (11) passes the ball between Iowa State Cyclones forward Robert Jones (12) and guard Tamin Lipsey (3) in the second half during the ESPN Events Invitational at State Farm Field House. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports  AMES — Tamin Lipsey felt …
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“COME ON NOW”: How Bill Fennelly helped rekindle the Cy-Hawk women’s basketball rivalry

Mar 12, 2023; Kansas City, MO, USA; Iowa State Cyclones coach Bill Fennelly cuts down the net after winning the Big 12 Championship against the Texas Longhorns at Municipal Auditorium. Mandatory Credit: William Purnell-USA TODAY Sports  AMES — Bill Fennelly looked at the schedule and became perplexed. Then a bit perturbed. And, finally, wholly determined …
FootballMen's Sports

Iowa State comes full circle, will face Memphis in the Liberty Bowl for the second time

Nov 25, 2023; Manhattan, Kansas, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Rocco Becht (3) passes the ball during the fourth quarter against the Kansas State Wildcats at Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports  AMES — “You never want to waste a good failure.”  That’s how Iowa State head coach Matt Campbell …
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Tamin Lipsey notches first career triple-double to fuel Iowa State’s 99-80 road rout of DePaul

Nov 24, 2023; Kissimmee, FL, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Tamin Lipsey (3) drives to the basket against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the second half during the ESPN Events Invitational Semifinal at State Farm Field House. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports  CHICAGO — Iowa State point guard Tamin Lipsey knew the score. …
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Iowa State seeks improved consistency on both ends of the floor Friday night at DePaul

Nov 23, 2023; Kissimmee, Florida, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Curtis Jones (5) look to pass the ball against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams in the first half during the ESPN Events Invitational at State Farm Field House. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports  AMES — Curtis Jones knows his shot will come around.  Until …
Men's SportsWrestling

Missed opportunities frame No. 8 Iowa State’s Cy-Hawk wrestling dual loss to No. 4 Iowa

Iowa State Cyclones Casey Swiderski takes down Iowa Hawkeyes Victor Voinovich during their 149-pound wrestling at Hilton Coliseum on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2023, in Ames, Iowa. © Nirmalendu Majumdar / USA TODAY NETWORK  AMES — Iowa State’s 149-pounder Casey Swiderski shook his head. His head coach, Kevin Dresser, took the blame. And in the aftermath …
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Big-play Cyclones “never flinch” in 42-35 road win over No. 19 Kansas State

Nov 25, 2023; Manhattan, Kansas, USA; Iowa State Cyclones running back Abu Sama III (24) is tackled by Kansas State Wildcats safety VJ Payne (19) during the first quarter at Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Sewell-USA TODAY Sports  Some will rightly consider this to be the Abu Sama game. But what Iowa …
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ISU PG Tamin Lipsey “expecting big things” from his team in the ESPN Events Invitational

Iowa State Cyclones guard Tamin Lipsey (3) lays up the ball during the second half against Grambling State in the NCAA men’s basketball at Hilton Coliseum on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023, in Ames, Iowa.  AMES — First, they made a big splash in Brooklyn. Then, they turned heads in Portland. Now Iowa State head coach …