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Q&A: Craig Brackins still confident

The Iowa State men's basketball team will host Iowa on Friday night. The Cyclones will be looking for a little revenge against the Hawkeyes after Iowa beat Iowa State 73-57 a season ago. In that contest, Craig Brackins went 2-for-12 and six points, in one of th...
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Bigger than basketball

"Some things are a little bit bigger than basketball." Iowa State men's basketball coach Greg McDermott said that during his weekly press conference, in reference to Iowa head coach Todd Lickliter's recent health problems. I couldn't help but think about what...
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12-7 McDermott presser transcript

As he does every Monday during the season, Iowa State men's basketball coach Greg McDermott met with members of the media yesterday to discuss the state of his Cyclone program. Here is the complete transcript of what went down courtesy of CycloneFanatic.com. Open...
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12-7 McDermott presser notes

The Iowa State men’s basketball team will host the University of Iowa on Friday night. The Cyclones are looking to bounce back from their recent three game losing streak against the Hawkeyes. Iowa State head coach Greg McDermott met with members of the media ea...
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Iowa State no contest for Cal

The Iowa State men's basketball team was no match for the Cal Bears on Saturday night. Cal beat the Cyclones 82-63 in the Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series. FINAL BOX SCORE Below is the official press release put out by Iowa State athletic communications after the ...
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The Breakdown: Iowa State @ Cal

Wednesday’s loss to Northern Iowa seemed to hit Cyclone basketball fans awfully hard. Iowa State has an outstanding opportunity to bounce back from two heartbreakers tonight when the Cyclones will travel to California to take on the 25th-ranked Bears, in the Bi...
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Blog: A lot of hoops to still be played

Iowa State has lost two basketball games in a row. That seems to be rubbing a lot of Cyclone Fanatics the wrong way. I understand. You are passionate. You want to win. You’re Cyclone fans. That’s a good thing. We’ve all had some time to cool off after Wed...
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UNI Post Game: McDermott Q&A

The Northern Iowa Panthers rolled into Ames and beat the Iowa State men’s basketball 63-60 on Wednesday night. Cyclone head coach Greg McDermott met with members of the media after the game. Here’s the Q&A portion of the presser. How big of a role was...