The Last Flight Of DeAndre Kane, College Basketball's Old Man

DeAndre Kane played his last game for Iowa State this past Friday, losing to UConn in the Sweet 16. A lot of things went into his rise into being pretty much the most indispensable player on any team in college ball this season, but maybe none was quite as important as simply waiting around. » 4/03/14 3:24pm 4/03/14 3:24pm

Seattle CBS Switches From End Of UNC-ISU To Mudslide Presser

Four are confirmed dead and 18 still missing due to mudslides in Seattle, so this is not even in the same plane of existence as something like the Heidi Game, but viewers tuned in to the finish in the UNC-Iowa State game had absolutely no idea what was happening in an already confusing ending when the audio switched… » 3/23/14 10:37pm 3/23/14 10:37pm

Iowa State Beats North Carolina In Frantic, Bizarre Finish

Iowa State came back to beat North Carolina in an exciting final few minutes that were totally undercut by the final seconds. The last play of the game for the Tar Heels, like the final minutes, was totally out of sync. The Cyclones took the ball with 16 seconds left, advanced up the court and Deandre Kane slashed to… » 3/23/14 7:45pm 3/23/14 7:45pm

Kung Fu Fight Breaks Out In Iowa State-West Virginia Blowout

Eleventh-ranked Iowa State suffered its worst loss of the year tonight in Morgantown, as WVU trounced the Cyclones 102-77. But it's a wild sequence of events late that left both teams charged with flagrant fouls after ISU's Dustin Hogue delivered a flying kick to an opponent while the Mountaineers' Eron Harris earned… » 2/10/14 9:48pm 2/10/14 9:48pm

A University Goes To Court To Keep A Player Off The Team

A college basketball player is charged with sexual abuse. The charges are dropped, but his university kicks him off the team. A judge orders him reinstated, and now the state supreme court will hear the case. There is a fascinating story playing out at Iowa State, one with no easy answers, but that goes to the very… » 1/23/14 4:23pm 1/23/14 4:23pm

Cool Dude Anthony Booker Flipped Off The Camera After Committing A…

In an undeniably cool move, Anthony Booker of Iowa State flipped off the camera after being assessed a flagrant foul and taken out of today's game against West Virginia. It would have been cooler if he was apathetically rolling his eyes, or wearing sunglasses, or smoking a cigarette—or all three—but except for maybe » 3/09/13 6:00pm 3/09/13 6:00pm

After Loss To Kansas, Angry Iowa State Fan Rushes Court, Tries To…

According to various accounts from the end of Kansas's 108-96 overtime win over Iowa State, a fan attempted to rush the court and confront Kansas head coach Bill Self. The game was already mildly controversial after a puzzling block or charge no-call on an Elijah Johnson drive in the final seconds of regulation. It… » 2/26/13 2:27am 2/26/13 2:27am

Iowa State Athletic Director Kicked Out Of High School Basketball Game…

Jamie Pollard is like most lunatic parents in many respects. For instance, when he has the chance on a random Tuesday night in February, Pollard likes to watch his son play basketball for Gilbert High School. And sometimes he is so into the game, he gets himself ejected for arguing with the referee. The referee, just… » 2/07/13 12:45am 2/07/13 12:45am

The Winner Of Iowa-Iowa State Will Not Get This Awful Trophy

No one's ever said corn doesn't have ears. After universal derision of the new Cy-Hawk Trophy, it has been decided that the silver-gilt monstrosity shall never again see the light of day. At a press conference this afternoon, the Iowa Corn Growers Association expressed their regrets, and announced that an "interim… » 8/23/11 3:35pm 8/23/11 3:35pm