Cheick Diallo Set To Visit Cyclone Country

Cheick Diallo, Fred Hoiberg’s and Iowa State’s most coveted hoops target for 2015, has set a date for his official visit to the university, according to Adam Zagoria. Diallo, New York’s top prospect and No. 5 overall in next year’s class, will take in Ames on Sep. 26. And yes, this is indeed the weekend we […]

Hallice Cooke Chooses Iowa State

And then there were zero. Scholarships, that is. Per eleventy billion sources at this point and this neat photo of Fred Hoiberg taking the phone call during his Cyclone Tailgate Tour stop in Knoxville, Hallice Cooke is officially an Iowa State Cyclone. He will sit out next season and be eligible to play in 2015-16. All 13 scholarships for […]

NFL Mock Draft 3.0

1. Houston Texans: Khalil Mack | OLB | Buffalo 2. St. Louis Rams: Mike Evans | WR | Texas A&M 3. Jacksonville Jaguars: Jadeveon Clowney | DE | South Carolina 4. Cleveland Browns: Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix | FS | Alabama 5. Oakland Raiders: Sammy Watkins | WR | Clemson 6. Atlanta Falcons: Greg Robinson | OT | Auburn 7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Brandin […]

NFL Mock Draft 2.0

1. Houston Texans: Khalil Mack | OLB | Buffalo 2. St. Louis Rams: Mike Evans | WR | Texas A&M 3. Jacksonville Jaguars: Jadeveon Clowney | DE | South Carolina 4. Cleveland Browns: Teddy Bridgewater | QB | Louisville 5. Oakland Raiders: Sammy Watkins | WR | Clemson 6. Atlanta Falcons: Greg Robinson | OT | Auburn 7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Zack […]

NFL Mock Draft 1.0

I’ll try not to bore you with too long of an introduction, but I do need to clarify something about my inaugural NFL mock draft… I have no sources. I have no connections. My Rolodex is empty. I’m not in anyone’s war room. I don’t have my ear to the ground. Adam Schefter and I […]

Farewell, Cyclones

* as seen first on Wide Right & Natty Light It’s like when you turn the final page of your favorite book. No matter how many times you may have read that particular story before, you still close the book and look around in a daze, dejection even. Sure, your life carries on just like […]

Bear Hunting in Hilton

*as first seen on Wide Right & Natty Lite One of the first things I did when the clock hit triple zeros at Hilton Coliseum on Jan. 7 was text my dad to declare, “This might be the best Iowa State basketball team ever.” I knew it was a bold proclamation. Fifteen years ago my life […]