NOTEBOOK: “Calm, quiet” Kyle Kempt and a word of caution on KU

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Kyle Kempt (17) passes the ball over the Oklahoma Sooners defensive line during the third quarter at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports AMES — Suddenly-starting Iow...

Robby Garcia: Driving ISU’s “unsung heroes” narrative

Sep 28, 2017; Ames, IA, USA;Iowa State Cyclones offensive lineman Robby Garcia (63) celebrates with Iowa State Cyclones wide receiver Matthew Eaton (23) after his touchdown during the third quarter at Jack Trice Stadium. Texas beat Iowa State 17 to 7. Mandatory Cre...

GRAY: Synergy on ‘O’ and ‘D’ defining the 2017 Cyclones

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; Oklahoma Sooners running back Trey Sermon (4) attempts to elude Iowa State Cyclones defensive back Kamari Cotton-Moya (5) during the third quarter at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TOD...

MONDAY MUSINGS: I’ve got a theory on Kyle Kempt

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Kyle Kempt (17) warms up prior to action against the Oklahoma Sooners at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports AMES — I have now watched Iowa State...

The Sunday After: Oklahoma

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; Iowa State Cyclones defensive back Evrett Edwards (4) and Iowa State Cyclones defensive back Reggie Wilkerson (3) tackle Oklahoma Sooners running back Trey Sermon (4) during the fourth quarter at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial St...

Post-OU Q & A: Lou Ayeni

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; The Iowa State Cyclones celebrate after defeating the Oklahoma Sooners at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports AMES — While hundreds of Cyclones fans celebrated outside t...

RECAP: Iowa State stuns No. 3 Oklahoma in Norman

Oct 7, 2017; Norman, OK, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Kyle Kempt (17) passes the ball in action against the Oklahoma Sooners during the second quarter at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports There are some moments, even in...

NOTEBOOK: Lanning’s 20 tackles? “Wow”

Sep 28, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Texas Longhorns quarterback Shane Buechele (7) is tackled by Iowa State Cyclones linebacker Joel Lanning (7) in the fourth quarter at Jack Trice Stadium. Texas beat Iowa State 17 to 7. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Spo...