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Cyclones To Sport State Flags On Helmets

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State Director of Football Operations Greg “Skip” Brabenec was watching a Nebraska football game last season and he noticed something different adorned on the Husker helmets. Each player had three numerical digits on their helmets. Brabenec … Continue reading

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ISU Graduate John Akers Now An USBWA Hall-of-Famer

John Akers has always felt like his life in sports journalism resembled Forrest Gump. Wherever he goes, or wherever life has taken him, he always seemed to be in the right place at the right time. Sure, luck has played … Continue reading

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Rookies Build Bond, Become Leaders

Iowa State football has had a long list of freshmen with outstanding rookie seasons, and quarterback Brock Purdy and linebacker Mike Rose have emphatically joined that list through their performance on the field in 2018. What Purdy and Rose did … Continue reading

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Harvey, Peavy Trusted The Process

  AMES, Iowa – Senior defensive stalwarts Brian Peavy (CB) and Willie Harvey (LB) will fasten their chinstraps for one of the final times this weekend at MidAmerican Energy Field at Jack Trice Stadium, as 19 Cyclone seniors will be … Continue reading

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Burkhall Bouncing Back After Summer Health Scare

What was supposed to be a quiet few days off for senior forward Meredith Burkhall took a scary and life-altering turn. While No. 32 is on pace to be back on the court come November, the past two months have … Continue reading

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Hard Work Earns Benton A Scholarship

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State football begins its fall camp in less than three weeks, and senior defensive end Spencer Benton will feel different as he enters his final preseason preparation by accomplishing two major goals in the last three … Continue reading

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ISU Student-Athletes To Make Soles For Souls Mission Trip To Costa Rica

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State student-athletes make it a priority to give back to their community in many ways. Through the efforts of the Office of Student-Athlete Development (OSAD) at Iowa State, it’s not uncommon to see your favorite Cyclone … Continue reading

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