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Cyclones
First Take–ISU Wins Opener

First Take–ISU Wins Opener

Nov

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty  @andrewgogerty One of the most highly anticipated basketball seasons in Cyclones history tipped off last night to a jam-packed Hilton Coliseum crowd, anxious to get their first glimpse of the 2014-2015 Cyclones.  Iowa State defeated Oakland, 93-82, behind a career night from Georges Niang with 30 points, and a solid debut by ...

Shoulda Bought Basketball Tickets

Shoulda Bought Basketball Tickets

Nov

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty As bad Iowa State’s defense was today against Oklahoma (and it was BAD), as bad as Sam Richardson threw the ball—into the ground, over receiver’s heads, into the chest of referees–and with each agonizing minute that passed as I sat in freezing cold temperatures, my frustration grew about how bad my decision ...

Baby Steps: Young Stars Emerge In Toledo Win

Baby Steps: Young Stars Emerge In Toledo Win

Oct

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty @andrewgogerty It wasn’t a real glamorous week in Cyclone Nation.  And it was headed toward the brink of disaster midway through a homecoming battle with Toledo, who’s not exactly Baylor or Oklahoma, but a formidable opponent for sure.  The Cyclones put together their best thirty minutes of football this season in the ...

Hawkeyes
Wisconsin Preview

Wisconsin Preview

Nov

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty Melvin Gordon.  That’s pretty much all that needs to be said about this week’s game against the Wisconsin Badgers.  Last week Melvin Gordon broke LaDainian Tomlinson’s all-time collegiate rushing record for yards in a single game (406 yards set back in 1999) with a 408 yard performance, and he did it in ...

Hawks Face #10 Texas

Hawks Face #10 Texas

Nov

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty It’s only the third game of the college basketball season, but the resume building begins right now.  Thursday night the Hawkeyes will get a chance to make a very nice first impression on the selection committee as they will face #10 ranked Texas in what should be an outstanding basketball game. There’s ...

Illinois Preview

Illinois Preview

Nov

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty I’m not even going to bother with a recap from last week’s debacle against Minnesota.  Next up on the schedule is a trip to Champaign, Illinois to take on the Fighting Illini, a team we haven’t faced since Juice Williams was under center and Mikel LeShoure was toting the rock way back ...