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: Stevie Johnson

Former ISU great Stevie Johnson played on the Larry Eustachy-coached Elite Eight basketball team in 2000, then played on the Dan McCarney-coached football squad that won nine games — a program record. (Photo courtesy ISU Athletics Communications) Like any coll...

Marcus Fizer humbled by Hall of Fame status

 AMES — Marcus Fizer. Legend. For Iowa State fans, his name and that tag are inseparable. But for Fizer — whose dominant dunk-filled career helped push the Cyclones into the Elite Eight in 2000 — humility reigns. So much so that his kids wonder why he di...

BLUM: Believe the Hoiball hype

Iowa State can win a National Championship this year. This program which has grown exponentially in the last four years is on the cusp of something great. That isn't hyperbole. The Cyclones have all the pieces.Reading the above probably makes the old-time Cyclone f...