Tag Archives: Fred Hoiberg

McKay, Nader Get Their Rings

In June of 2014, the Iowa State men’s basketball team gathered at Fred Hoiberg’s house as a celebration to the past season. The team would receive their Big 12 Tournament championship rings that day, the perfect reminder to an amazing … Continue reading

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What A Ride It Has Been

An era ended yesterday, but rest assured it isn’t the end. I was fortunate to be able to work with Fred Hoiberg and his team the last two seasons and what a ride it was for me those two years. … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (4-2-15)

Niang The Latest All-American On Monday, The Associated Press released its 2014-15 men’s basketball All-America teams (1st-3rd team). Deservedly so, Iowa State junior Georges Niang earned a spot on the third-team and the Cyclones were represented in consecutive seasons (Melvin Ejim, … Continue reading

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Iowa State-UAB Gameday Primer

Coming off its second Big 12 Tournament title in as many years, Iowa State enters the NCAA Tournament with a three-seed when it faces 14-seed UAB Thursday at 11:40 a.m. (CDT). This is Iowa State’s 17th appearance in the NCAA Tournament. … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (1-28-15)

Niang’s All-Around Game Impressive Georges Niang is one of 13 players in the nation averaging better than 14 points, five rebounds and 3.5 assists per game. His versatility has been well known nationwide since he arrived at Iowa State in … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (11-19-14)

We all know that early season stats are worth about as much as the paper they are printed on, but in our profession we love them. So humor me for awhile. Monté Being Monté Sophomore guard Monté Morris is up … Continue reading

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Hoop Bits (11-5-14)

Attendance Declining, But Not In Ames In the most recent issue of Basketball Times, former Ames Tribune sports editor John Akers wrote a story about Division I basketball attendance declining nationally since the 2007-08 season. His article is backed up … Continue reading

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