Basketball

Cyclones overcome slow start, beat Yale

AMES –Fred Hoiberg laid it out pretty simply.Start slow in the Big 12 and you’ll lose.For the second-consecutive game, Iowa State came out lethargic only to come back. This time, the Cyclones erased an 11-point deficit to beat Yale, 80-70.The win didn’t do mu...
Basketball

Cyclones fight off Drake in Big Four Classic

DES MOINES ---  Fred Hoiberg knew that Drake would be a tough test for his team. The Bulldogs proved that to be true Saturday night at Wells Fargo Arena. The Cyclones held on to beat their in-state rival Bulldogs 86-77 in the inaugural Big Four Classic. Melv...