WBB: Cyclones sign historic recruiting class

The 2020 recruiting class was always going to be a special one for Iowa State women’s basketball coach Bill Fennelly, but on Wednesday it became official. Three 4-star’s and a 5-star will be on their way to Ames next summer to get ready for the 2020-21 season. ...

WBB: Cyclone rally halted by Drake Shooting

DES MOINES --- The Iowa State women’s basketball team knew that Drake would shoot the ball well on Sunday when the two met at the Knapp Center. The Bulldogs did just that in an 86-81 win over the Cyclones, behind a run out of halftime that saw Drake take a ...
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WBB: Cyclones adjust to Southern after slow start

Ashley Joens scored the first 10 points for Iowa State in Thursday’s season-opening win against Southern. Following that run in the first couple minutes, however, the Cyclones had trouble finding a rhythm in the 69-36 victory. “The next five minutes [after ...

STANZ: The new KC dream

KANSAS CITY, Mo. --- The thing Bill Fennelly remembers most from his team’s first Big 12 Tournament title -- a 3-0 run through the bracket in 2000 -- has nothing to do with any of the games played at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City. It actually has nothi...
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The Cyclone women adjust to ‘life without Bridget’

AMES --- Iowa State women’s basketball coach Bill Fennelly took to the microphone in Ames on Monday afternoon for his team’s annual media day ahead of the season. Though the first question he fielded – one that’s on the mind of everyone inside and out of the p...

WBB: Ashley Joens wins her second gold medal with USA Basketball

The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State athletics communications.  BANGKOK, Thailand – Ashley Joens and USA Basketball (7-0) won gold at the FIBA U19 Women's World Cup with a 74-70 overtime win over Australia (5-2). The win marks the eighth gold medal for USA Basketball and the second for Joens...