Purdy, Iowa State keep rolling in 34-24 win over Texas Tech
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Brock Purdy and the Iowa State Cyclones have been on quite a roll since late in the game that got away in their other trip to Texas.
Texas Tech, Iowa State meet amid Baylor memories for both
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Though they would never admit it, Texas Tech coach Matt Wells and Iowa State's Matt Campbell might spend a moment thinking about Baylor when their teams meet...
Freshman Breece Hall emerges at RB for Iowa State
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State's success over the past two seasons helped it land freshman running back Breece Hall, who could have easily gone somewhere else given his talent.
Frosh RB Hall leads Iowa State over West Virginia 38-14
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Breece Hall may have given Iowa State the dependable option at running back the Cyclones have been looking for since star David Montgomery left.
WVU’s 2018 loss to Iowa State, Purdy still echoes
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Iowa State's smothering defense from a year ago is still hauntingly fresh in the memories of West Virginia players. So, too, is Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy bouncing...
Iowa State leaning on QB Brock Purdy in run game
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has been searching for a primary ball carrier all season.
The Cyclones might have found their guy in quarterback Brock Purdy.
Purdy, Cyclones overwhelm TCU 49-24
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State's offensive strategy this season has been to let quarterback Brock Purdy try to make as many plays as possible.
Purdy showed yet again on Saturday how effective...
TCU visits Iowa State in key early Big 12 showdown
AMES, Iowa (AP) — TCU is still looking for a signature win despite outscoring its opponents by nearly 22 points per game. Iowa State has lost twice by a total of just three points despite having...
Full Big 12 schedule will allow challengers to rise
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Finally, the Big 12 has a full slate of conference games this weekend.
By Sunday, the league should have a pretty good idea of which teams are in the mix with Oklahoma...
Big 12: TCU takes fresh QB home to face Iowa State
Some things to watch during Week 6 in the Big 12, the first Saturday with a full slate of conference games:
GAME OF THE WEEK
TCU (3-1, 1-0 Big 12) at Iowa State (2-2, 0-1). A trendy...
Iowa State trying to jumpstart woeful running game vs TCU
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State began the season with five running backs and coach Matt Campbell hoping that one would step forward and prove he could be the No. 1 guy.
Baylor beats Iowa St 23-21 on FG after blowing 20-point lead
WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Matt Rhule passed on a field goal try early in Iowa State's huge fourth-quarter comeback because redshirt freshman John Mayers badly missed a kick in the first...
Iowa State, Baylor seek latest measure in Big 12 opener
WACO, Texas (AP) — Iowa State coach Matt Campbell is measuring the progress of the Cyclones in terms of three weeks.
Baylor's Matt Rhule can't help but think of where his Bears have come...
Big 12 QBs far from finished with 8 non-senior starters
The Big 12 has long been a quarterback's league. It has six Heisman Trophy winners in the last 18 seasons, and Oklahoma could produce its third in a row this year.
Fallout from Iowa-Iowa State game lingers for nearly 2 weeks
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Amid applause and smiles, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Wednesday established this Saturday as Carson King Day, celebrating the story of a 24-year-old security guard whose...
Purdy, Iowa State relying more on tight ends
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Seeing Charlie Kolar is Iowa State's second-leading receiver might not raise many eyebrows until you consider his position.
Purdy scores 6 TDs, Iowa State throttles ULM 72-20
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State desperately needed a spark after barely beating Northern Iowa and losing a heartbreaker to rival Iowa.
Sophomore Brock Purdy gave the Cyclones the jolt they were...
Iowa State looks to hit its stride against Louisiana-Monroe
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has just one more chance to find its rhythm ahead of Big 12 play.
Louisiana-Monroe might not be the pushover that most Power Five teams are looking to play as...
Sloppy Cyclones look to clean up mistakes
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has some cleaning up to do if it wants to become the team it hoped to be back in August.
Iowa State (1-1) had a chance to field a punt and move within field-goal...
Iowa St to explore redesign near Hilton, Jack Trice Stadium
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State is exploring construction of a multi-use "arts, culture and community district' between Hilton Coliseum and Jack Trice Stadium.
Iowa says marching band subjected to ‘inappropriate’ actions
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa says it has contacted Iowa State after the Hawkeye Marching Band was subjected to "inappropriate actions" during Saturday's football game between the...
Persistent Hawkeyes hold off Cyclones in Iowa rivalry
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Brock Purdy's 73-yard TD pass on the second play of the second half put Iowa State up 14-6 over Iowa. The Hawkeyes followed with a three-and-out, and a rain-soaked but resilient...
No. 19 Iowa rallies to beat Iowa State, 18-17
AMES, Iowa (AP) — In a rivalry as tight and as heated as Iowa and Iowa State, it's usually the little things that make the difference.
The No. 19 Hawkeyes yet again made three or four more...
Jayhawks halt long road skid against Power 5 schools
BOSTON (AP) — Kansas coach Les Miles' return to college football brought him some quick joy.
It also brought the Jayhawks something they haven't had in a long time — a road win at a Power...
Matt Campbell’s next challenge? Beating Iowa
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Coach Matt Campbell has done just about everything Iowa State could have hoped for in his three-plus seasons in charge — except beat Iowa.
Ames doubles fine for illegal parking on football game days
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Football fans intending to drive to Jack Trice Stadium in Ames for Saturday's game between Iowa State University and the University of Iowa face a bigger parking challenge than...
Week 3 preview: No ranked matchups but plenty of intrigue
For the second time in three years, there isn't a game in which ranked teams face each other, but there are still some interesting matchups as the season enters its third weekend.
No. 19 Iowa faces road test at rival Iowa State
No. 19 Iowa (2-0) at Iowa State (1-0), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (FS1).
Cy-Hawk showdown among 7 Big 12 games vs. other Power 5s
Some things to watch in the third weekend of the Big 12 Conference schedule:
GAME OF THE WEEK
Iowa St. vs. No. 19 Iowa in the annual Cy-Hawk showdown. The 67th game in the instate...
Iowa State seeking progress on offense with No. 19 Iowa next
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State entered this season with more hype than ever before and then almost lost to Northern Iowa in the opener.
The Cyclones know they will need to be much better to...
No. 21 Iowa State survives Northern Iowa in 3 OT, 29-26
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State quarterback Brock Purdy's eyes lit up when he saw a potential game-losing fumble floating aimlessly near the goal line.
No. 21 Iowa State opens promising season with Northern Iowa
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State fans have never been more excited for a season to get started.
The Cyclones were ranked in the preseason poll for the first time in 41 years behind a punishing...
No. 21 Iowa State hosts rival Northern Iowa
Northern Iowa (7-6 last season) at No. 21 Iowa State (8-5), Saturday at noon ET (FS1).
No. 21 Iowa St looks to its offensive line as strength
AMES, Iowa (AP) — From the day he arrived at Iowa State three years ago, Matt Campbell talked about the need to build a dominant, physical offensive line.
No. 21 Iowa State already looking forward to Week 2 bye
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Having last season's opener washed out by weather set Iowa State back in 2018.
This season, the Cyclones couldn't have asked for a better start.
Iowa State still looking at 5 RBs to replace Montgomery
AMES, Iowa (AP) — The five-man competition at running back for No. 21 Iowa State could spill into the season.
The Cyclones' search to replace departed star David Montgomery has been the...
Iowa State primed for best year yet under Matt Campbell
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Fourth-year coach Matt Campbell has done a remarkable job making Iowa State respectable within the Big 12. And yet, the idea that the Cyclones could actually win the league...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa and Iowa State have extended their annual football rivalry two more seasons through 2025.
The Hawkeyes and Cyclones announced Monday that Iowa State will play in Iowa...
Iowa State rehires Tom Manning as offensive coordinator
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State rehired Tom Manning as its offensive coordinator on Friday.
Manning, who spent last season on the staff of the Indianapolis Colts, is returning to Ames to run...
Iowa State extends Campbell’s deal through 2024
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...
No. 24 Iowa State plays make-up game against FCS Drake
Drake (7-3) at No. 24 Iowa State (7-4, No. 25 CFP), Saturday, noon EST (Cyclones.tv)