Author Archives: Matt Shoultz

About Matt Shoultz

I'm in my 11th year at Iowa State and third as communications director for men's basketball. I have worked with football, women's basketball, softball, volleyball, tennis and swimming since arriving at Iowa State. I am a 2005 graduate of the University of South Carolina and a Litchfield, Minn. native. I look forward to sharing the tales of Iowa State athletics with you all. If you have any questions or comments feel free to email me at I'm on twitter @mjshoultz. Go Cyclones!

Morris’ Record Defies Logic

Yesterday afternoon in Nashville, Monté Morris took a couple dribbles left, looked to his right and as is customary with the point guard, delivered a perfect pass directly into the shooter’s pocket as Matt Thomas ripped the nets for his … Continue reading

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Learning More About The 2016-17 Non-Conference Opponents

Iowa State announced its 2016-17 men’s basketball non-conference schedule Thursday. Times and television will be announced at a later date, as will the Big 12 Conference schedule. 2016-17 Non-Conference Schedule Breakdown Sunday, Nov. 6 – Sioux Falls (Exhibition) 2015-16 Record: … Continue reading

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Cyclones In The NBA Summer Leagues

I am going to do a running blog here that includes the schedules, stats and other relevant information of the Cyclones playing in the NBA Summer Leagues with hopes it will make keeping up with our former players easier for everyone. Hope … Continue reading

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Matt Thomas Told His Story And Then Re-Wrote It

AMES, Iowa – It’s the afternoon of the biggest non-conference game of the season. Dec. 10, 2015. Iowa is coming to town. In just hours, Iowa State will hold its pre-game shoot around as it prepares to face the Hawkeyes. … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (4-27-16)

Prohm Ranks Among Nation’s Top Coaches Steve Prohm’s first five years as a head coach have been incredibly successful. The proof is in the numbers. Prohm became eligible for the NCAA’s active winning percentage charts after completing his fifth season … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (11-25-15)

Signee Jackson Impresses Former Cyclone Iowa State signed four players on Nov. 11, including Iowa Western guard Donovan Jackson. Jackson will certainly be looked at to contribute immediately in 2015-16 with Iowa State losing an incredible amount of production following … Continue reading

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These Guys Love The NBA

Not much gets the Iowa State men’s basketball team going like a good NBA conversation. Ride the bus for any amount of time and you are sure to hear a friendly Kobe or Lebron argument. With the NBA season starting … Continue reading

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