Football

E.J. Bibbs named first team all-Big 12 … again

AMES — Seems Big 12 coaches remember how they game planned (and often failed) to neutralize ISU's big-play tight end E.J. Bibbs. Wednesday, as expected, those same league coaches deemed the 6-3, 261-pound senior first-team all-conference. Monday, the Asso...
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Versatile Campos to see his role expand (again)

 AMES — When ISU redshirt freshman offensive tackle Jake Campos embarked on his first career start Sept. 6 against Kansas State, teammates reminded him to “just breathe.” That was easier said then done when trying to thwart All-Big 12 defensive end Rya...
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O-line takes another hit: Dagel out for the season

 ISU football coach Paul Rhoads told the media Wednesday that starting left tackle Brock Dagel is out for the season after undergoing knee surgery. The football program tweeted the news during the final round of media availability in advance of Saturday's 2:...
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Panic attack caused Jacob Gannon to quit the team

AMES — There seems to be no air. Your brain tells you that you're suffocating. The nearest window appears to be miles away. That’s how Iowa State offensive lineman Jacob Gannon felt during a Wednesday, Sept. 3 practice. It’s called a panic attack.And when it...
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Jacob Gannon returns to the Cyclones

AMES — Jacob Gannon has returned.  Iowa State athletics announced Gannon — an offensive tackle who quit the team mid-week after a 34-14 season-opening loss to North Dakota State — is once again a Cyclone.  Gannon, a 6-7, 306-pound senior from Iowa C...
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Gameday: Fast friends running toward opposite ends

 AMES — Aaron Wimberly knows Jake Waters. He likes him — a lot. "He's like one of my brothers," said Wimberly, who scored two touchdowns but carried the ball just nine times last week.  The fact that Wimberly’s, at least in theory, Iowa State’s...