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Catching up with Tyrus McGee

Tyrus McGee loves basketball. After being picked up to play in The Basketball Tournament (TBT) for the Hilton Magic Legends last season, it didn’t take the former Cyclone more than a trip to a car to ask where he could find a hoop. The guy just loves t...

Where Are They Now: Wayne Morgan

 Wayne Morgan faced the band of rambunctious students, then wondered, "What did I get myself into?" In the early 1970s, the future Iowa State basketball coach cradled twin goals as be began his sixth-month student teaching stint in New York: Teach and coach...

WATN Extra: Wayne Morgan

Author's note: Each "Where Are They Now" will now include an "Extra" edition that's a less structured showcase for some interesting quotes that didn't get featured in the main piece.   Wayne Morgan on Larry Eustachy's practices "Say we practice on a Saturday whe...


The Cyclones held a commanding lead. The clock ticked toward zeroes. Colorado’s D.J. Harrison started chirping at the Iowa State bench and Cyclone big man Jared Homan refused to listen. Instead, the then-freshman from Remsen stood up — to Harrison, his hulkin...