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Cyclones
Five thoughts from the ISU Spring Game

Five thoughts from the ISU Spring Game

Apr

2014

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The offense has the potential to be REALLY good:  The addition of Mark Mangino to the coaching staff should pay huge dividends.  There’s as much talent on the offense as I can ever remember.  Wimberly and Nealy at RB.  Jarvis West, D’Vario Montgomery, Allen Lazard, and Quenton Bundrage at WR.  EJ Bibbs at TE.  Seriously, ...

Top 16 Moments of Sweet 16 Season

Top 16 Moments of Sweet 16 Season

Mar

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty We’ll never know what may have been.  That’s the most frustrating part of this gloriously memorable season.  Before the year started, we had no idea how good Mr. DeAndre Kane would be.  Georges Niang took the next step in becoming an eventual Cyclone legend.  Naz Long became “Mr. Clutch.”  And Monte Morris ...

How Sweet It Is!!!

How Sweet It Is!!!

Mar

2014

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By Andrew Gogerty After another thrilling, come-from-behind, gutsy win in the final seconds over North Carolina, the Iowa State Cyclones are headed to the Sweet 16! Despite not having Georges Niang, a 16 points per game scorer, the Cyclones still managed to score 85 points…and needed every one of them… in an 85-83 barnburner.  Iowa ...

Hawkeyes
Iowa Spring Football

Iowa Spring Football

Apr

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty Spring is in the air, and the 2014-15 football season has officially arrived.  Last pre-season I predicted Iowa to finish with a 7-5 overall record, knowing that was a bit on the optimistic side.  The Hawks surpassed my expectations finishing 8-5 overall including a close loss (21-14) to SEC powerhouse LSU in ...

Hawkeye Hoops Forecast for 2014-15

Hawkeye Hoops Forecast for 2014-15

Mar

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty This year’s Iowa basketball team took us Hawk fans on quite the rollercoaster ride.  After last season’s trip to the NIT tournament, and ultimately the NIT championship game it was NCAA tournament berth or bust this season.  It wasn’t pretty, but this year’s Iowa team managed to squeak their way into the ...

Redemption Time

Redemption Time

Mar

2014

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By Mathew Gogerty For the first time since 2006 the Iowa Hawkeyes are dancing!  It’s been a long 8 years since Iowa was last invited to the NCAA tournament, and that drought has finally ended.  Some may say Iowa deserved a bid based on their entire body of work over the course of the season, ...