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Blum: Hoiberg and the transfer shark tank

The first person to parachute out of an airplane was probably almost institutionalized. Same can be said for the first dude to jump in a shark tank. Anytime you are the first to try something new, there is a heaping amount of risk involved. Risk to your reputatio...

Notebook: Cyclones man up vs. Irish

Cyclone Fanatic's coverage of the 2013 NCAA Tournament is brought to you by our good friends at Channel Seeds. Visit your local Channel Seedsman today at Channel.com as they still have top products available for spring. DAYTON, Ohio --- Let’s reset the stage...

Preview: Insurance game

Pretty much every relevant NCAA Tournament guru in America has Iowa State in the Big Dance leading up to Saturday’s road tussle with West Virginia. Wednesday’s 87-76 victory over No. 13 Oklahoma State was a convincing one for many but even so, the Cyclone Na...

Monday Musings: Feb. 18, 2013 Edition

AMES --- The second after the news broke on Dec. 3 that Urbandale (2014) wide receiver Allen Lazard had committed to Iowa State, my Twitter feed instantly blew up. Pessimistic fans, some members of the local media and wise guys all over America were already trolli...