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)
Series record: Iowa State leads 48-17-4
WHAT’S AT STAKE?
For Drake’s seniors, a chance to play one more game on the biggest stage of their lives. The Bulldogs are a ...
Iowa State sophomore quarterback Zeb Noland is transferring after losing the starting job to freshman Brock Purdy.
Coach Matt Campbell announced on Monday that Noland, who has already used his redshirt season, will leave at the end of the semester.
Noland started five games for the ...
Purdy leads Iowa State over No. 25 Oklahoma State, 48-42
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Only guaranteed one series, third-string quarterback Brock Purdy made it count and ended up playing the rest of the game for Iowa State.
Purdy completed 18 of 23 passes for 318 yards and four touchdowns, and also rushed for a touchdown, to help Iowa State beat No. ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — After a resurgent year in which Iowa State finally broke out the Big 12 basement, the Cyclones can’t seem to catch a break.
Iowa State’s canceled opener put it a week behind everyone else on its schedule and it’s been a climb ever since. The Cyclones (1-3, 0-2 Big 12) ...
No. 5 Oklahoma opens Big 12 play at pesky Iowa State
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Fifth-ranked Oklahoma will begin life without star running back Rodney Anderson this weekend in its Big 12 opener at Iowa State.
Red flags aside, it’s still a matchup the Sooners (2-0) should win with ease.
Yes, Anderson was Oklahoma’s
Iowa St QB Kyle Kempt “day to day” for No. 5 Oklahoma
Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt is considered “day-to-day” with a knee injury and it is unknown whether he will play Saturday against No. 5 Oklahoma in the Big 12 opener for both teams.
Coach Matt Campbell said Kempt injured the MCL in his left knee in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s
Big 12′s older QBs include a 5th-year, 1st-time starter
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy considers Taylor Cornelius something of a dinosaur, and not because his starting quarterback’s 23rd birthday is coming up the day after the Cowboys play their third game of the season.
Cornelius arrived on campus as a walk-on in 2014, had a redshirt season ...
WR Deshaunte Jones poised for big season at Iowa State
The play that showed just how skilled Iowa State junior Deshaunte Jones is doesn’t count. Technically, it never happened.
That doesn’t mean the Cyclones aren’t excited about it.
Jones took a short pass from Kyle Kempt near the sidelines and wove through South Dakota State’s defense ...
Weather woes hit college football, stadiums cleared
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The first big weekend of the college football season was marred by weather problems across the country Saturday, with officials calling off games at Nebraska and Iowa State and delays hitting stadiums from the Air Force Academy in Colorado to the Southeast.
Iowa State eager to build on best season since 2000
AMES, Iowa (AP) — For decades, Iowa State’s slogan could have easily been “first in tailgating, last in the Big 12.”
The Cyclones appear to be on the verge, finally, of being known more for their play than the pre-game scene in Ames.
Iowa State (8-5 in 2017) is coming off its best ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — For the first time in a career spanning six seasons and three schools, Iowa State’s Kyle Kempt will finally enter a campaign as a No. 1 quarterback.
Kempt and the Cyclones couldn’t be happier about it.
Kempt, who turned around a remarkably unremarkable career in ...
AMES — When Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt got his extra year of eligibility, fellow quarterback Zeb Noland was the first to find out.
They were both in the training room when Kempt learned the news. Noland went over and gave him a big hug.
“I told him that I wouldn’t want it any ...
NCAA grants ISU QB Kempt extra year of eligibility
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt has been granted a sixth season of eligibility by the NCAA.
The Cyclones announced the NCAA’s decision on Friday, saying that the governing body granted Kempt an extension of eligibility after considering the totality of the circumstances ...
Iowa State would support QB Jacob Park’s transfer request
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State coach Matt Campbell said he will support quarterback Jacob Park if he intends to transfer to another school.
Campbell released a statement Monday night after the Des Moines Register quoted Park as saying he asked for a release from his scholarship.
SIOUX CITY | Driving home from a collegiate basketball game on Saturday, my wife, Jill, and I tuned in as John Walters and Eric Heft called the Iowa State vs. Kansas State football game.
Long about Altoona, we listened as the Big XII officiating crew led by Reggie Smith waved off a penalty ...
MANHATTAN, Kan. -- In true Iowa State versus Kansas State fashion, Saturday’s game went down to the wire and the Wildcats won for the ninth straight time in the most recent Bill Snyder era, 20-19.
Iowa State led 19-14 and the Cyclones were driving in the fourth quarter with under five ...
Cyclones, Wildcats have won despite quarterback upheaval
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Iowa State and Kansas State have each played more quarterbacks this season than most coaches would want in a decade, a combination of injuries and circumstances leading to unprecedented upheaval.
The Cyclones lost starter Jacob Park to some personal issues after four ...
Iowa St QB Kyle Kempt ‘day-to-day’ with Baylor looming
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has four guys who can play quarterback.
But Joel Lanning is better as a linebacker, Jacob Park is on a leave of absence and Kyle Kempt is battling through an undisclosed injury, leaving freshman Zeb Noland as the possible starter for Saturday’s game at Baylor ...
AMES -- Iowa State quarterback Kyle Kempt left in the second quarter during the game on Saturday. Coach Matt Campbell said after the game that he injured his throwing shoulder against West Virginia and couldn’t quite play through it.
In stepped redshirt freshman Zeb Noland, who missed all ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — TCU is no longer unbeaten.
The Horned Frogs have only themselves — and a resurgent Iowa State defense — to blame.
Kyle Kempt threw for 202 yards and two touchdowns and 25th-ranked Iowa State upset fourth-ranked TCU 14-7 on Saturday, leaving the Big 12 without an ...
Iowa State 5th Top 25 team in Big 12; hosts undefeated TCU
Some things to watch during Week 9 of the Big 12 Conference, when two of the league’s five games Saturday are matchups of Top 25 teams:
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 4 TCU (7-0, 4-0 Big 12) at No. 25 Iowa State (5-2, 3-1). The Big 12′s only undefeated team is the first opponent
AMES -- The first thing people notice when they see Iowa State fullback Sam Seonbuchner is his blond, shoulder-length hair.
“Well, he’s got the best hair of anyone, so I think that part’s really positive,” coach Matt Campbell joked.
Then Seonbuchner hits an opposing player and people ...
AMES, Iowa | The first thing people notice when they see Iowa State full back Sam Seonbuchner is his hair.
He uses Pantene shampoo and conditioner to keep his blond, shoulder-length hair in pristine condition.
“Well he’s got the best hair of anyone one, so I think that part’s really ...
AMES — Not even Kyle Kempt could believe how calm he was on Saturday when he took the field at then-No. 3 Oklahoma.
The backup quarterback was thrust into the spotlight when Jacob Park took a leave for personal health issues.
“To be honest I was probably more nervous in high school, ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State senior quarterback Kyle Kempt’s first career start produced the biggest upset in school history.
Kempt might not be headed back to the bench anytime soon.
Kempt and junior Jacob Park, who had started the previous four games before missing last week’s
OU football analysis: Laundry list of defensive issues soiling Oklahoma’s championship dreams
NORMAN – A somber Mike Stoops walked into the postgame press conference on Saturday afternoon.
The wounds from Oklahoma’s 38-31 upset loss to Iowa State were still fresh. His defense was slashed for 449 yards – including 343 passing yards from a Cyclones third-string, walk-on quarterback ...
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — This Iowa State team is different.
Kyle Kempt passed for 343 yards and three touchdowns, including a 25-yarder to Allen Lazard that put the Cyclones ahead with 2:19 left, and Joel Lanning made plays on offense and defense to lead Iowa State to a stunning 38-31 victory ...
AMES – Iowa State didn’t have its starting quarterback due to a personal health issue, and it didn’t have a starting linebacker due to injury.
By all accounts Iowa State was supposed to get blown out playing the No. 3 Oklahoma Sooners in Norman, Okla.
That didn’t happen.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kyle Kempt passed for 343 yards and three touchdowns, including a 25-yarder to Allen Lazard that put Iowa State ahead with 2:19 left and Joel Lanning made plays on offense and defense to lead the Cyclones to a stunning 38-31 victory over No. 3 Oklahoma on Saturday.
AMES – Iowa State starting quarterback Jacob Park did not travel with the team to Oklahoma according to an Iowa State spokesperson.
Through four games, Park has led the Cyclones to a 2-2 (0-1 Big 12) record, throwing for 1,181 yards and nine touchdowns.
Park’s backups include ...