WHERE ARE THEY NOW: Scott Christopherson

Scott Christopherson exulted, then knelt, positioning his lips toward center court at Hilton Coliseum. The slick-shooting guard finally planted a parting smooch on the hardwood after a rousing comeback senior night win in 2012 over Baylor — and none of ...

There’s been a Royce White sighting

He's baaaaack. Well, kind of. At least we know where he is. Former Cyclone and NBA Lottery pick Royce White has reportedly signed with a team in Canada called the London Lightning. See below. New face at practice tonight. Can anyone guess who? Big announcement...

The new era of CF, Iowa State

Jamie Pollard started at Iowa State in the fall of 2005. I covered his introductory press conference for the Iowa State Daily and will forever remember his opening quote, “This is a great day for Iowa State; this is a great day for Jamie Pollard.” It was a bold...

Former Cyclones with NBA decisions

‘Tis the season for professional basketball players to take the next step in their careers. NBA teams are finalizing their respective training camp rosters and that means former Cyclones have to make an educated guess whether they can realistically make an NB...

Royce White is attempting a comeback with the Clippers

Royce White is playing NBA summer league ball with the Clippers and for the first time in a while, the former Cyclone was recently quoted talking about anxiety and his tumultuous career. This time around, White is concerned about what he calls "misinformation&q...

Is Royce White planning a comeback?

It seems like it's been years since I heard the name "Royce White" on the NBA scene. I guess I just kind of assumed that it was all over for the super-talented former Cyclone. Apparently not. Check out this tweet from Darren Wolfson, a legitimate media man out of Minnea...

MONDAY MUSINGS: Transfer rules, hoops schedule notes

This might not be a popular opinion here at CycloneFanatic.com, but it is difficult for me to argue against the growing momentum of the idea to require graduate transfers to sit out a year before being eligible to play at his/her new school."If you're transferrin...

There will be tears: Abdelmassih flies home later today

 AMES (11:45 a.m., Tuesday, March 31) — In a handful of hours, Matt Abdelmassih will clutch his boarding pass. He may or may not look back as he boards a plane bound for home, but wherever his eyes are fixed, they won’t remain dry. “I’m getting on th...

WILLIAMS: Four-year players are key; Long’s progress

AMES --- Fred Hoiberg’s program at Iowa State is well known for being a safe haven for transfers within the sport. For the most part, this has been a fair analysis over the years. However while transfers still are and will likely always be a major part of the...

Blum: Monster NBA Draft Preview

I like to joke on Twitter that I am one of only eight NBA fans in Iowa. I fully realize this is incorrect. There are actually 17 fans. As one of the self-proclaimed defenders of the Association in the state, I get pumped up for NBA Draft night. I feel like a 16...