AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State looked like one of the favorites to win the Big 12 a week ago.
These days, the Cyclones are struggling to stay afloat in a league that rarely lets anyone off the hook.
Iowa State (12-4, 2-2 Big 12) dropped a pair of games last week to two of the league’s ...
No. 11 Texas women hold on to edge No. 20 Iowa State 64-62
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Sug Sutton had 24 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists and Joyner Holmes had a big block as No. 11 Texas survived two missed shots in the closing seconds to edge No. 20 Iowa State 64-62 on Saturday.
The Longhorns (14-2, 4-0 Big 12), who have won seven straight, used a ...
Barry Brown lifts Kansas State over No. 20 Iowa State 58-57
AMES, Iowa (AP) — No. 20 Iowa State appeared to have done just enough to survive on a snowy and sleepy Saturday in Ames.
Barry Brown had other ideas.
Brown hit a layup with four seconds left and Kansas State stunned Iowa State 58-57 on Saturday, handing the Cyclones their second ...
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Carleton leads No. 20 Iowa State women in 92-54 rout of TCU
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bridget Carleton had 24 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists to lead No. 20 Iowa State to a 92-54 victory over TCU on Wednesday night for its seventh straight win.
The Cyclones (13-2, 3-0 Big 12 Conference) improved to 11-0 at home while TCU (11-3, 1-2) has lost two ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — A central Iowa school principal suspended after concerns were raised about student-to-student bullying has resigned.
Ames Community School District says Dan Fox will not return to his duties at Ames Middle School and will leave district employment effective June ...
Former UVA player Shayok flourishing for Iowa State
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State brought in Virginia’s Marial Shayok as a one-year transfer with the thinking that the Cyclones’ free-flowing offense would free him up to score like never before.
So far, it’s working out better than either Shayok or the Cyclones ever thought it ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State junior running back David Montgomery is leaving for the NFL.
Montgomery announced Monday he is giving up his final year with the Cyclones to go pro. Montgomery, a first-team All-Big 12 ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State served notice that it’s a Big 12 contender again after an ugly rebuild last season.
Marial Shayok scored 24 points, and the streaking Cyclones routed No. 5 Kansas 77-60 on Saturday for their most lopsided victory over the Jayhawks in 46 years.
AMES, Iowa (AP) — In less than a year, Iowa State has gone from not having enough quality players to having perhaps too many for the minutes available.
How coach Steve Prohm handles the situation will determine the Big 12 fate of the Cyclones. The early returns suggest he won’t try to keep ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bridget Carleton scored 16 of her 26 points in the first half to lead No. 25 Iowa State in a 96-58 rout of Kansas State on Wednesday night in a Big 12 Conference opener.
Iowa State (11-2) won its fifth straight game and improves to 10-0 at home. Kansas State (9-4) has ...
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Shayok, Wigginton lead Iowa State past Panthers 101-53
AMES, Iowa (AP) — The next time Iowa State plays at home it’ll be against Kansas — the favorite to win yet another Big 12 title.
The Cyclones showed on Friday night that they might be healthy enough to hang with the top-ranked Jayhawks by then.
Marial Shayok scored 23 points in just ...
Iowa State loads up on RBs in case Montgomery jumps to NFL
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State junior running back David Montgomery has a big decision to make after the Alamo Bowl on Dec. 28
If Montgomery decides to jump to the NFL — and few in Ames would blame him for doing so — the Cyclones just signed two backs who could serve as his replacements as ...
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Wigginton, Young closer to returning for Iowa State
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Injured Iowa State star Lindell Wigginton’s shirt read “Then What?” when he met with reporters for the first time in weeks Thursday
That’s a question the Cyclones will soon be asking themselves once Wigginton and Solomon Young return to the lineup.
Haliburton’s 17 assists lead Iowa State past Southern 101-65
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Freshman Tyrese Haliburton has been a fixture in Iowa State’s lineup all season, quietly filling up the stat sheet while his high-scoring teammates grabbed the spotlight.
There wasn’t anything quiet about what Haliburton did on a record-setting Sunday ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State and coach Matt Campbell have agreed to a contract extension through 2024, a sign that one of the hottest names in the annual coaching carousel is staying put.
The Cyclones announced Campbell’s extension on Sunday, also saying they will allocate an extra $1 ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Concerns about student-to-student bullying have led the Ames school district to suspend its middle school principal.
District spokesman Eric Smidt says the decision to move out principal Dan Fox wasn’t based off just one incident but rather was an effort to improve Ames ...
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AMES, Iowa (AP) — The thinking when Iowa State suspended sophomore forward Cam Lard until December was that the Cyclones would need to find a way to survive until they got their uber-talented big man back.
Well, December is here — and the Cyclones have improved so quickly that Lard might ...
Carleton, Scott lead No. 23 Cyclone women by Arkansas 91-82
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bridget Carleton scored 24 points to move into Iowa State’s top 10, Kristin Scott added a career-high 21 and the No. 23 Cyclones turned back Arkansas 91-82 on Sunday in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
Iowa State (6-1) led by 14 points late in the third quarter but a 7-0 run by ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State insisted on playing 12 games, cycling through a pair of FCS opponents before settling on tiny Drake.
That decision nearly resulted in the most embarrassing loss in school history.
David Montgomery ran for 145 yards and two touchdowns and No. 24 Iowa State ...
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City of Ames warns of parking ticket system data breach
AMES, Iowa (AP) — As if getting a parking ticket wasn’t bad enough, the city of Ames is informing those who recently paid parking fines that their private information — including credit and debit card numbers — may have been stolen.
The city said in a news release Friday that a data breach ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State’s strange season began with an opener that lasted less than five minutes.
The Cyclones will end it with a surprising revival of a rivalry that stretches back 120 years.
No. 24 Iowa State (7-4, 6-3 Big 12, No. 25 CFP) was forced to cancel its Sept. 1 game ...
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No. 24 Iowa State, like Drake, happy for 12th game
AMES, Iowa (AP) — No matter that the opponent is a small private school with an FCS team that does not offer athletic scholarships.
Iowa State coach Matt Campbell and his players are just happy to be playing a 12th game.
The No. 24 Cyclones will host Drake on Saturday to replace the ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State will likely get back star forward Cameron Lard and key reserve Zoran Talley back from suspensions for their next game next Monday.
The Cyclones largely survived their absences. But the biggest question for the week ahead for coach Steve Prohm will be how to ...
Tiny non-scholarship Drake gets crack at No. 24 Iowa State
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — When the Drake Bulldogs walked off the field in Morehead, Kentucky, on Nov. 17, their seniors were sure their football careers were over.
A random series of events that began in September and ended two days after that supposed finale has given the Bulldogs one more ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — David Montgomery ran for three touchdowns, including the winner with 4:34 to go, and 25th-ranked Iowa State rallied from 17 down in the fourth quarter to stun Kansas State 42-38 on Saturday night and snap a 10-game skid against the Wildcats.
Montgomery had 149 yards ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State knocked itself out of the Big 12 title game chase with a dispiriting loss last week at Texas.
The No. 25 Cyclones now look to bounce back by ending a surprisingly long losing skid against Kansas State — and finish with its best record in the Big 12.
No. 25 Iowa St has milestones in reach, but K-State up first
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Its winning streak snapped and no longer in contention for a championship, No. 25 Iowa State now has to focus on something else.
That should not be a problem for coach Matt Campbell and his players because they still can go where few Iowa State teams have gone ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bridget Carleton and Ines Nezerwa had 15 points each and Iowa State dominated throughout to beat No. 24 Miami 75-52 in the Preseason WNIT championship on Sunday.
Iowa State pulled away to its largest lead with a 14-2 run to get to 70-44 on Nezerwa’s layup with 5:38 left ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — No. 18 Iowa State will be without junior David Montgomery, one of its best players, for the first half of one of the bigger games in school history.
How the Cyclones (6-3, 5-2 Big 12) fare for 30 minutes without their star running back could decide whether they stay alive ...
Iowa State to use much of $6M gift for innovation center
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Officials say Iowa State will use a large portion of a $6 million gift from Boeing Co. to help fund construction of the Student Innovation Center.
A news release sent Tuesday about Boeing’s $6 million commitment says 140,000-square-foot (13,006 square meters) center on ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State’s thin roster survived its opening home stand with three straight wins.
Next up for the Cyclones, down four regulars because of injuries and suspensions, is a trip to Hawaii that should really test their mettle.
Marial Shayok scored a career-high 26 ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — A weird game ended with another wonderful result for Iowa State.
Now the Cyclones have to wait and see on the status of star running back David Montgomery.
Brock Purdy threw for a touchdown and ran for another score, and No. 23 Iowa State topped Baylor 28-14 on ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State star David Montgomery and Baylor linebacker Greg Roberts were ejected after throwing punches at each other in the third quarter Saturday.
The Cyclones and Bears nearly came to blows when a previous play ended up spilling over onto Iowa State’s bench. The bad ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State fans showed up to Hilton Coliseum on Friday night to the sight of star Lindell Wigginton in a cardinal-colored cast instead of a cardinal and gold jersey.
It was of somewhat small solace that the Cyclones played so well without their most talented player — ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State sophomore guard Lindell Wigginton, a preseason All-Big 12 selection, showed up to Friday’s game against Missouri with a cast on his left foot and could be out of action for a considerable period of time.
The Cyclones have yet to announce what Wigginton’s injury ...
Red-hot No. 23 Iowa State set to host bowl-hungry Baylor
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Once an afterthought, No. 23 Iowa State is now the hottest team in the Big 12.
How the Cyclones handle their recent success will help determine if they can overcome a 1-3 start and be in the mix for a conference title.
Iowa State (5-3, 4-2 Big 12, No. 22 CFP), ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) _ Workiva Inc. (WK) on Wednesday reported a loss of $11 million in its third quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Ames, Iowa-based company said it had a loss of 25 cents. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense, came to 9 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Transfers Michael Jacobson and Marial Shayok gave Iowa State the instant impact it was hoping for in its opener.
The Cyclones will need more of that for the rest of the month with sophomore Cam Lard — and, surprisingly, senior reserve Zoran Talley — suspended until at ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) _ Renewable Energy Group Inc. (REGI) on Tuesday reported third-quarter net income of $24.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Ames, Iowa-based company said it had net income of 53 cents. Earnings, adjusted for ...
Butler on pace to be one of best WRs in Iowa State history
AMES, Iowa (AP) — When Iowa State coach Matt Campbell challenged Hakeem Butler to become the Cyclones’ go-to receiver this year, Butler simply nodded and went to work.
Now, with the No. 23 Cyclones (5-3, 4-2 Big 12) heading into the stretch run of their season, Butler has more than met ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) _ NewLink Genetics Corp. (NLNK) on Thursday reported a loss of $7.4 million in its third quarter.
The Ames, Iowa-based company said it had a loss of 20 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks ...
QB Purdy’s emergence leads to depth issue for Cyclones
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State freshman quarterback Brock Purdy has played so well so quickly that sophomore Zeb Noland — the starter as recently as a month ago — has already decided to play elsewhere.
A shake-up caused by Purdy’s progression is a good problem for the Cyclones to ...