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The Breakdown: Iowa State vs. Texas Tech

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherIowa State (14-6, 1-4) vs. Texas Tech (9-11, 1-4) Wednesday, Jan. 26 * 8 p.m. @ Hilton Coliseum CTN/ESPN3/ESPN Full Court – Cyclone Radio NetworkBe sure to tune into the Cyclone Fanatic/Wilson Toyota of Ames Postgame Sho...

Basketball Blog: Reassessing the season

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com PublisherI’m not surprised that Iowa State is 6-0 right now. In fact, if you CLICK HERE, you’ll see that I predicted this before the season began. Now don't get me wrong. Picking Iowa State to start off this season 6-0 wasn't a hard thing to do. The only questionable g...

Hoiberg, Knight have a lot in common

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher Kansas City, Mo. –"We get overlooked sometimes. It is tough, you know, our location, we have one newspaper."Sound familiar?Iowa State isn't the only Big 12 school that constantly fights these battles.W...

Williams: First Big 12 MBB Power Rankings

The Iowa State men’s basketball team has five non-conference games remaining before Big 12 play will begin on Jan. 13, against second-ranked Texas. How has the Big 12 performed as a whole this season? That all depends on whom you ask. There are teams like Texa...