• Fanatics -

    Thank you for your patience today and welcome to the newest version of Cyclone Fanatic!

    Most of the changes we have made are very simple, but will greatly improve your user experience while visiting the website.

    We have upgraded our forum software to speed things up. Our homepage is much cleaner and should be even more mobile friendly than before.

    We appreciate your loyalty and are committed to not only keeping Cyclone Fanatic in tip-top shape, but continuing to build this community for the next decade and beyond.

    We ask that if you are experiences any glitches to let us know in this thread . Will will be diligently working on the site all day.

    Thanks again.

    Chris Williams - Publisher

Release: Eric McKnight will transfer

Below is a press release from Iowa State athletic communications. AMES, Iowa - Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced today that Eric McKnight, a freshman forward from Raleigh, N.C., will transfer to another school. McKnight asked for an...

The Cyclone Slant: QB controversy?

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher I know what you’re thinking."What in the world is the Cyclone slant?"I’m not really sure. I’m just trying something new here at CF. I want to keep things fresh. To be brutally honest with you, I a...

Cyclones drop 100 on Dubuque in exhibition

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherThat was what an exhibition should look like.In Fred Hoiberg’s unofficial debut as Iowa State’s head basketball coach, the Cyclones routed an undermanned Dubuque team 100-50."It was a great effort by our guys,&...
Women's Basketball

Williams Blog: 7-19 Cyclone Notebook

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherI have something to get off my chest this morning.These thoughts concern Texas Tech coach Tommy Tuberville and Missouri legend Norm Stewart.Both men are very accomplished. Both men are very respected. Both men also need t...

Williams Blog: Notes on White & the future

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher Being able to write this blog makes me smile for multiple reasons. Of course, Iowa State doesn't add players with the talent level of  Royce White very often. When this does go down, I generally get flat out gid...

YMCA CCL report for 7-11

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherAfter last night, the YMCA Capital City League’s regular season is now in the books. The playoffs will begin on Wednesday. Here is a quick wrap up on what your Iowa State Cyclones did last nigh in Des Moines, with a...

McKnight makes his YMCA CCL debut

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherSoon-to-be Iowa State freshman Eric McKnight made his season debut in the YMCA Capital City League last night. For the last few weeks, McKnight has been fighting a high ankle sprain.During his first league competit...

YMCA CCL Recap for Sunday, June 27

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherHere is a look at how current and future Cyclones performed during action at last night's YMCA Capital City League competition.Melvin Ejim – This freshman-to-bedropped 40 points, while going 13-of-13 from the free throw line. Ejim...

Basketball Blog: Thinking beyond 2010

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher As of today, Iowa State will have 10 players on scholarship for the 2010-11 basketball season. That number could still go up or down in the coming weeks depending on multiple variables that could come into play. You’ll...