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  • Hawkeyes Scrimmage on Kids Day

    IOWA CITY, Iowa– More than 12,000 fans made their way through the gates for the annual Kids Day at Kinnick.   Prior to the Hawkeye’s practice and scrimmage, players met with fans in the stands to sign some autographs. On the field, the Hawks looked a little banged up. Coach Kirk Ferentz announced that fullback Adam Cox had season ending ACL Surgery this week.  Freshman Wide Receiver Derek Willies sat out of today’s scrimmage, and Running Back Mark Weisman saw very […]

  • WATER WARS: Students Give Principal A Soaking

    Students at Studebaker Elementary School in Des Moines found a unique way to cool themselves off. They even got their principal involved. The last day at all of Des Moines’ public schools is Monday.

  • STILL STANDING: Moving Forward Without Niang

    The diagnosis of Georges Niang’s broken right foot took the wind out of Iowa State’s sails. Their 18-point second round win over NC Central felt like a loss, but if there was a stat for resiliency, Iowa State would lead the country. Nothing seems to bother this group. “It’s a tough blow obviously,” said coach Fred Hoiberg before Saturday’s practice in San Antonio, “We’ll miss him, but I can promise you this, we’ll here Georges and he’ll be out there […]

  • TEXAS TAKEOVER: Clone Fans Find Fun in San Antonio

    From The Alamo, to the Riverwalk…Iowa State fans in San Antonio found ways to pass the time while waiting for Friday night’s game.

  • WIN/LOSS: Cyclone Win In San Antonio Comes At A Cost

    The Iowa State Cyclones are through to the next round of the NCAA Tournament after they beat NC Central 93-75. All five of ISU’s starters scored double digits as they brought an end to the Eagle’s 20 game winning streak. Georges Niang led the way with 24. The Cyclones face North Carolina in the third round but will be without Niang who missed the last seven minutes with an injured foot. ISU later confirmed the sophomore broke a bone in […]

  • BIG 12 CHAMPS: Cyclones Win In KC

    Patience pays off. Cyclones win their first Big XII Tournament Championship in 14 years. It also took a while for ISU to get into the flow of the game, but the final eight minutes belonged to the Cyclones. Iowa State beats Baylor 74-65. DeAndre Kane finishes with 17 points and 7 rebounds, and was named tournament MVP. Along with Kane, Melvin Ejim and Georges Niang were named to the All-Tournament team. Andrew Wiggins (Kansas) and Isaiah Austin (Baylor) also made […]

  • 13 RAW: Hoiberg Pleased With Ejim’s Record-Setting Day

    Coach Fred Hoiberg’s postgame comments following Melvin Ejim’s 48 point game against TCU.  ISU beat TCU 84-69 Saturday afternoon at Hilton Colesium.

  • 13 RAW: Players React To Ejim’s 48 Points

    Melvin Ejim and George Niang discuss Ejim’s record-setting 48 points in ISU’s win over TCU on Saturday.

  • 13 RAW: Hoiberg Remembers Johnny Orr

    Fred Hoiberg gives his first thoughts since the passing of Johnny Orr, following Iowa State’s 99-63 victory over Northern Illinois Tuesday night. For more Johnny Orr stories click here.

  • COMMUNITY SPIRIT: Dallas Center Home Crashed

    Friends and neighbors crashed the Dallas Center home of Ben and Denise Kelly on Friday. Ben has been laid up with debilitating back pain for months and was unable to take care of the chores himself so the community rallied to offer a helping hand…

  • FAIR HOEDOWN: Junior Fiddlers Compete

    It was an old fashioned hoedown inside Pioneer Hall Friday featuring some of the best young fiddlers in the state. Three days of fiddlin’ championships kicked off with the Junior Championships. This year’s junior champion was 14-year old Sarah Bell from Ames. Saturday, 18 to 49 year olds compete. On Sunday morning it’s the 50 and over championship. Those two winners compete to be named the Grand Champion Fiddler on Sunday evening. Photojournalist Brandon McCauley has the story…

  • STATE FAIR: Parade Sights And Sounds

    The State Fair fun started earlier Wednesday night with the parade through downtown Des Moines. Photojournalist Brandon McCauley brings us some of the sights and sounds from tonight’s state fair kick-off celebration…


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