FAN POST: Celebrating great moments of a special era

The following is a special to Cyclone Fanatic written by Iowa State fan, Kyle Oppenhuizen. Kyle, an Iowa State alum, is the communications project manager  for the Greater Des Moines Partnership. You can follow him on Twitter @KyleOppenhuizen .  Why do we watch sports? As I have recently come to term...

WILLIAMS: The end of an era, but start of another

Mar 18, 2017; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Monte Morris (11) celebrates during the first half of the game against the Purdue Boilermakers in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center. Mandatory Credit: James Lan...

WILLIAMS: Addressing two elephants in the room

MILWAUKEE — Let’s just get these two storylines out of the way now. Being that three members of Iowa State’s roster - Deonte Burton, Darrell Bowie and Donovan Jackson - are all from the city of Milwaukee, will that be a distraction leading up to Thursda...

WILLIAMS: The demise of “Bad Deonte”

Mar 10, 2017; Kansas City, MO, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Deonte Burton (30) shoots as TCU Horned Frogs forward Karviar Shepherd (32) defends in the second half during the Big 12 Championship Tournament at Sprint Center. Iowa State won 84-63. Mandatory Cre...

AWARDS: Monte named First-Team All-Big 12, others honored

Feb 28, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones senior guard Matt Thomas (21), guard Nazareth Mitrou-Long (15), guard Monte Morris (11) and guard Deonte Burton (30) watch the post game video after beating the Oklahoma State Cowboys at James H. Hilton Coliseum. The...

enCYCLONEpedia: Senior Salute

Jan 7, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones guard Monte Morris (11) controls the ball during the second half against the Texas Longhorns at James H. Hilton Coliseum. Iowa State won 79-70. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports Sometimes, the righ...