Football

Jake Waters promoted to running backs coach

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics Communications: AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head coach Matt Campbell has announced that Jake Waters, an integral piece in the Cyclones' success, has been promoted to running backs coach. "Jake is a valuable and talen...
Basketball

Gabe Kalscheur joins Iowa Wolves

Mar 17, 2023; Greensboro, NC, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Gabe Kalscheur (22) dribbles the ball while defended by Pittsburgh Panthers guard Greg Elliott (3) during the second half at Greensboro Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports Forme...
Football

Iowa State Spring Game announced for April 20

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics Communications: AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State football program will conclude its spring season with a Spring Game on Saturday, April 20 at 11 a.m. at MidAmerican Energy Field at Jack Trice Stadium. ...
Basketball

Iowa State moves to No. 6 in latest AP Poll

Iowa State Cyclones guard Tamin Lipsey (3) takes a three-point shot over Texas Tech Red Raiders guard Joe Toussaint (6) during the first half in the Big-12 conference showdown of a NCAA college basketball at Hilton Coliseum on Feb. 17, 2024, in Ames, Iowa. © ...
Women's Basketball

WBB: Cyclones fall to No. 5 Texas

Texas Longhorns guard Shaylee Gonzales (2) shoots a layup during the basketball game at the Moody Center on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2024 in Austin. © Aaron E. Martinez/American-Statesman / USA TODAY NETWORK https://www.caliberiowa.com/ Iowa State trimmed No. 5 Texas' lead to five durin...
Football

T.J. Tampa headed to NFL Combine

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics Communications: AMES, Iowa – Iowa State All-American defensive back T.J. Tampa has been invited to the 2024 NFL Combine, held February 26-March 4 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The combine will be covered by...
Basketball

Iowa State moves into top 10 in latest AP Poll

Iowa State Cyclones forward Hason Ward (24) passes the ball between TCU Horned Frogs guard Jameer Nelson Jr. (4) and forward Emanuel Miller (2) during the first half in the Big-12 conference showdown of a NCAA college basketball at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday, Feb....
Basketball

WATCH: T.J. Otzelberger talks win over TCU

Iowa State coach T.J. Otzelberger addressed media members following his team's 71-59 win over TCU on Saturday at Hilton Coliseum. (Curtis Jones and Tre King's postgame presser will be added later - having some technical difficulties here). https://www.youtu...
Basketball

WATCH: Otzelberger, Jones & Lipsey preview TCU

Iowa State coach T.J. Otzelberger and players Robert Jones and Tamin Lipsey previewed their team's upcoming Saturday afternoon matchup with TCU on Friday with media members in Ames. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLlCXIyi9eY https://www.youtube.com/watc...
Basketball

WATCH: Otzelberger, Jones & Gilbert talk Baylor

Iowa State coach T.J. Otzelberger and players Curtis Jones and Keshon Gilbert spoke to media members this week to preview Saturday's game against Baylor. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIycy2fgSnM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BElrMyDegLY https:...
Football

2024 Iowa State Football schedule released

Iowa State quarterback Rocco Becht looks back to the field following loss in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl at Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium on Dec. 29, 2023 in the post-game press conference. Jacqueline Cordova / Cyclone Fanatic The following is a press release from Iowa State Athleti...
Basketball

Iowa State moves to No. 12 in latest AP Poll

Iowa State Cyclones forward Tre King (0) celebrates with fans after 79-75 winning over Kansas Jayhawks in the Big-12 conference showdown of an NCAA college basketball at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2024, in Ames, Iowa. © Nirmalendu Majumdar/Ames Tribune / USA TODAY NE...
Basketball

Tamin Lipsey to play against Kansas State Wednesday

Tamin Lipsey will be back on the court Wednesday at Hilton Coliseum, as Iowa State (14-4, 3-2) battles Kansas State (14-4, 4-1) at 8 p.m. on ESPN2. The point guard sat out of Iowa State's 73-72 win over TCU Saturday, battling a lingering shoulder injury that was ...
Football

Tyson Veidt expected to take Cincinnati D.C. job, per report

Iowa State linebackers coach Tyson Veidt is expected to take the defensive coordinator role at Cincinnati, according to a report from 247 Sports' Matt Zenitz. Veidt served as the linebackers coach at Iowa State for eight seasons, filling the role since the start of the Matt Campbell era. During his tim...
Basketball

Iowa State moves up to No. 23 in latest AP Poll

The Iowa State men’s basketball team climbed one spot to No. 23 in the latest AP Poll that was released Monday afternoon. Coach T.J. Otzelberger and his team are coming off a 1-1 week with a massive win at then No. 19 TCU and a loss to then No. 20 BYU. T...

Brock Purdy, 49ers headed to NFC Championship Game

January 20, 2024; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy (13) passes under pressure from Green Bay Packers defensive end Karl Brooks (94) during the third quarter in a 2024 NFC divisional round game at Levi's Stadium. Mandatory Credit:...
Basketball

Iowa State MBB ranked No. 24 in latest AP Poll

Iowa State Cyclones men's basketball head coach T. J. Otzelberger reacts during the second half against Houston in the Big-12 conference showdown of an NCAA college basketball at Hilton Coliseum on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2024, in Ames, Iowa. © Nirmalendu Majumdar/A...
Basketball

Iowa State – OK State game moved to 7:15 p.m. tip

Saturday's scheduled game between Iowa State and Oklahoma State has been pushed back to 7:15 p.m. to accommodate travel delays for the Cowboys. This is the second time the game has been rescheduled and it will now air live on ESPN+ instead of its originally sc...
Women's Basketball

Scouting Oklahoma State

Jan 9, 2024; Lubbock, Texas, USA; Oklahoma State Cowboys guard Javon Small (12) dribbles the ball against Texas Tech Red Raiders guard Pop Isaacs (2) and guard Kerwin Walton (24) in the second half at United Supermarkets Arena. Mandatory Credit: Michael C. Johnson...
Wrestling

No. 4 Cyclones dominate Utah Valley, 44-3

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics AMES, Iowa – No. 4 Iowa State (9-1, 2-0 Big 12) cruised to a 44-3 victory over Utah Valley (1-1, 0-1 Big 12) Friday night at Hilton Coliseum. Iowa State won the takedown battle, 21-2, as the Cyc...
Basketball

PHOTO GALLERY: Iowa State vs. Houston

On Tuesday night Hilton Magic erupted through the walls of Hilton Coliseum as the Cyclones took down No. 2 Houston. “Nobody’s going to come in here and push us around. Nobody’s going to come in here and bully us. (I’m) not real happy about being an ...
Football

Jarrod Hufford to return for fifth season in Ames

Oct 30, 2021; Morgantown, West Virginia, USA; Iowa State Cyclones offensive lineman Jarrod Hufford (54) during the second quarter against the West Virginia Mountaineers at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Ben Queen-USA TODAY Sports ...
Basketball

Batemon locked in on Iowa State & Marquette

WHITEWATER, Wis. – Jamarion Batemon didn’t have to do a lot of heavy lifting Thursday night.  The junior guard from Milwaukee Academy of Science glided his way through an overmatched Whitewater squad in the Nova’s 95—36 victory, nearly matching his ...
Basketball

Scouting Eastern Illinois

Iowa State (9-2) will host the Eastern Illinois Panthers (6-6) Thursday night inside Hilton Coliseum (7 p.m., ESPN+).  The Cyclones handled Florida A&M Sunday, with a 96-58 rout of the Rattlers.  With two non-conference games remaining until Big 12...
Football

2024 Signing Day Central

Iowa State is set to welcome its 2024 recruiting class, officially Wednesday, December 20 - college football's National Early Signing Day. Below are all of the expected signees to the 2024 recruiting class, with links to stories and detailing their roads to ...
Basketball

Scouting Florida A&M

Iowa State (8-2) will return to action Sunday evening inside Hilton Coliseum against the Florida A&M Rattlers (5 p.m., ESPN+). The Cyclones are coming off a 107-56 win over Prairie View A&M, and ride a three-game win-streak coming in. Florida A&...
Football

WATCH: Campbell, players preview Liberty Bowl

Iowa State coach Matt Campbell and players Rocco Becht, Jaylin Noel, J.R. Singleton & Myles Purchase spoke to media members before the team heads to Memphis to continue to prepare for this year's AutoZone Liberty Bowl. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OI80MnXS...
Basketball

Keshon Gilbert named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

Iowa State's Keshon Gilbert reacts after making a 3-pointer during a basketball game at Hilton Coliseum on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023, in Ames. © Lily Smith/The Register / USA TODAY NETWORK The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics Communicati...
Basketball

Scouting Iowa

Purdue Boilermakers guard Ethan Morton (25) guards Iowa Hawkeyes guard Brock Harding (2) during the NCAA men's basketball game, Monday, Dec. 4, 2023, at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Ind. © Alex Martin/Journal and Courier / USA TODAY NETWORK Iowa State (6...
Football

Carston Marshall enters the transfer portal

Iowa State linebacker Carston Marshall announced Saturday that he would be entering the transfer portal. The Ohio native finishes his career with 12 tackles, appearing in 10 games over a span of two seasons. He also recorded an assist on a tackle for loss ...
Women's Basketball

WBB: Iowa State rolls, returns to .500

Kelsey Joens in action during Iowa State's win over St. Thomas. Photo Courtesy Iowa State Athletics Communications The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletics Communications: ST. PAUL, Minnesota – Iowa State (3-3, 0-0 Big 12) got back in...
Football

2023 Iowa State transfer portal tracker

We will be using this link to update all of the Cyclones that intend to enter the transfer portal as announcements roll in. Friday, December 8 Kaden Sutton and Darrell Simmons Jr. each entered the portal this week - Sutton's Cyclones.com page is no longe...
Football

Greg Gaines enters the transfer portal

Oct 1, 2022; Lawrence, Kansas, USA; Iowa State Cyclones wide receiver Greg Gaines III (0) leads players onto the field prior to the game against the Kansas Jayhawks at David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: William Purnell-USA TODAY Sports Iowa Sta...
Football

Eli Sanders enters transfer portal

Oct 28, 2023; Waco, Texas, USA; Iowa State Cyclones running back Eli Sanders (6) runs the ball against the Baylor Bears during the first half at McLane Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Chris Jones-USA TODAY Sports Iowa State running back Eli Sanders became the fourth Cy...
Football

Cartevious Norton enters transfer portal

Iowa State running back Cartevious Norton became the third Cyclone to announce his intent to enter the transfer portal after the conclusion of the regular season on Monday, joining Treyveon McGee and DeShawn Hanika. First off I would like to thank Iowa State University and Coach Campbell for giving me an oppor...
Football

Treyveon McGee enters transfer portal

Iowa State Cyclones' tight end Gabe Burkle (84) catches the ball for a touchdown as defensive back Treyveon McGee (24) defends during the university's Spring Football game at Jack Trice Stadium Saturday, April 22, 2023, in Ames, Iowa Ncaa Football Iowa State Spring...
Basketball

DeShawn Hanika enters transfer portal

Iowa State Cyclones tight end DeShawn Hanika (83) catches the ball around Kansas State Wildcats linebacker Desmond Purnell (32) during the first quarter at Jack Trice Stadium Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022, in Ames, Iowa. © Nirmalendu Majumdar/Ames Tribune / USA TODAY NE...
Football

WATCH: Noel, Cooper & Becht talk Farmageddon

Iowa State's Jaylin Noel, Jeremiah Cooper & Rocco Becht addressed media members on Tuesday at the Sukup Practice Facility in Ames to preview his team's upcoming game against Kansas State. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g16Ma3F0gYY https://www.youtube.com/watc...
Basketball

Scouting the ESPN Events Invitational field

Iowa State will head to Orlando for the highly anticipated 2023 ESPN Events Invitational beginning on Thanksgiving Day afternoon against the VCU Rams (4:30 p.m., ESPN 2). This year’s tournament is loaded with talented teams: Boise State, Butler, Iowa State,...
Basketball

WATCH: Otzelberger, Biliew & Watson

Iowa State coach T.J. Otzelberger and players Omaha Biliew and Demarion Watson addressed media members on Wednesday ahead of the team's upcoming game against Grambling State (Sunday, 12:00 p.m. ESPN+). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7oWoSyiUrc&t=4s ...
Football

Iowa State routs BYU 45-13, clinches bowl eligibility

A time zone change and late night kick had no impact on Iowa State Saturday night in Provo. Thanks to early BYU turnovers, the Cyclones earned 10 points before the Cougars got off the bus in a 45-13 win. The Cyclones led 31-7 at halftime, and cruised through...
Women's Basketball

WBB: Izzi Zingaro steps away from basketball

The following is a news release from Iowa State Athletics Communications: Iowa State junior forward Izzi Zingaro has decided to step away from basketball this season and focus on her health and graduating in May. Izzi is grateful for the support of all Iowa S...
Men's Sports

Visser: Iowa State will continue its tour de force

Iowa State wrestling showed everything fans could’ve wanted to see from a wrestling team against Cleveland State last week in its 43-3 win.  Guys were tough, attacking and entertaining.  As the Cyclones prepare for Davidson on Sunday at 6 p.m. in Hilton Coliseum, coa...
Basketball

Scouting Lindenwood

Iowa State will play host to the Lindenwood Lions (7 p.m., ESPN+) Thursday night at Hilton Coliseum in its second game of the year. The Cyclones are coming off a season-opening 85-44 win over the Green Bay Phoenix. Lindenwood opened the season losing 84-52 ...
Football

PHOTO GALLERY: Iowa State vs. Kansas

There is something special about a night game in Ames. The fireworks show prior to kick is a cherry on top. If there was anything electric on Saturday, it was definitely the fans and I did my best to capture a sold out crowd at Jack Trice Stadium.
Football

WATCH: Verdon, Stanley Klotz, & Vaughn preview BYU

Iowa State's Malik Verdon, Dimitri Stanley, Stevo Klotz and Gerry Vaughn addressed media members Tuesday at the Stark Performance Center ahead of their team's Saturday matchup with BYU. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VbHwb0MJhA https://www.youtube.com/watc...
Football

Iowa State and Texas will kick off at 7 p.m. on FOX

Iowa State's Senior Night football game against Texas at Jack Trice Stadium will kick off at 7:00 p.m. on FOX next Saturday, October 18. The Cyclones are vying for bowl eligibility in their final three games, with a road matchup against BYU (9:15 p.m. ESPN) ...
Football

WATCH: Iowa State players preview Kansas

Iowa State's Beau Freyler, Tyler Miller, Jaylin Noel, and Tyler Onyedim previewed Kansas for media members ahead of Saturday's matchup with the Jayhawks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-GaFWxx3RY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwUAu2B0hhk https://www...
Men's Sports

VISSER: History happens here

Iowa State is no stranger to firsts when it comes to wrestling.  Iowa State hosted the first-ever NCAA Wrestling Championships in 1928 at State Gym.  Iowa State had the first-ever undefeated, four-time NCAA Champion in Cael Sanderson.  ...
Football

Cy-Hawk dual to be televised on ESPN

Photo Courtesy of Jacqueline Cordova For what might be the first time ever, Iowa State Wrestling will have a home dual broadcasted on ESPN. This year's Cy-Hawk dual will be broadcasted live on ESPN, Iowa State's wrestling program announced Friday via Twitte...
Basketball

WATCH: What the players had to say at media day

Oct 11, 2023; Ames, IA; Iowa State forward, Rob Jones meets with the media during the 2023 Iowa State Men's Basketball Media Day. Credit: Jacqueline Cordova / Cyclone Fanatic. Here's a few of our interviews from Wednesday's Media Day in Ames. https://www.youtube...
Football

PHOTO GALLERY: Jack Trice Legacy Game

The Iowa State Football team enters the field for the Jack Trice Legacy game against TCU at Jack Trice Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023, in Ames, Iowa. Jacqueline Cordova / Cyclone Fanatic It was a beautiful, fall evening as the first-ever Jack Trice Legacy game ...
Football

What the coaches are saying: Iowa State @ Oklahoma

Iowa State coach Matt Campbell and Oklahoma coach Brent Venables took to their microphones Tuesday for their weekly press conferences previewing this weekend's game. Here's what they had to say: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9MsxYcIt9E https://www.yo...
Football

WATCH: What the players said about Oklahoma

Iowa State football players Rocco Becht, Eli Sanders, Domonique Orange, Ikenna Ezeogu, and Chase Contreraz addressed media members on Tuesday at the Stark Performance Center in Ames. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dj8VPXN-dwQ https://www.youtube.com/watc...
Football

PHOTO GALLERY: Iowa State vs. Oklahoma State

A day forecasted for rain, hail and potential tornadoes turned into one of the most beautiful September afternoons at Jack Trice Stadium. Over 59,000 fans filled the stands and the Cyclones clinched a 34-27 victory against the Cowboys in their controversial all-bl...
Football

RECRUITING: Top in-state prospect recaps visit to Ames

Iowa State hosted the top in-state prospect in the 2025 recruiting class last weekend in Thomas Meyer, a two-way star out of Clear Lake, as he was in town for the Cy-Hawk football game. Rated as the No. 1 prospect in Iowa for his class, the 6-foot-5, 205-po...
Football

Iowa State – OU to kick off at 6 p.m.

Iowa State will play its first Big 12 road game of the 2023 college football season with a 6:00 p.m. kickoff against Oklahoma set for September 30. The game will be televised on Fox Sports 1. 2023 Iowa State football schedule 9/2 | vs. UNI, W 30-9 9/9 | ...
Football

PHOTO GALLERY: Cy-Hawk 2023

A look into Iowa State's game against Iowa. The beauty of photography is that even though there is a score who declares a winner and loser, I get the opportunity to tell the parts of the game you don’t always get to see. I hope you can all enjoy a look into game da...

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