12 hrs ago
Brutal Big 12 tournament promises to be wide open
Iowa State guard Naz Long celebrates after hitting a 3-pointer at the buzzer to tie the game and send it to over time during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma State in Ames, Iowa, Saturday, March 8, 2014.
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17 hrs ago
Mike Hlas wrote a new blog post: Hawkeyes, Cyclones try to defy history, odds
It's been 13 years since it happened, yet people in Iowa still fondly recall the Hawkeyes' four-day, four-win march across the Big Ten tourney field in Chicago.
20 hrs ago
Oklahoma State basketball: To foul or not to foul?
I wrote about Travis Ford for the Tuesday Oklahoman and the need for him to coach better.
Melvin Ejim wide awake for possible Big 12 Championship run
He slept through the momentous Twitter announcement- thanks to an ultra-early Sunday wake-up call to send off visiting family and friends.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Iowa State leads 2014 CBE Classic field at Sprint Center
An autopsy Monday confirmed suicide was the cause of death for 48-year-old Blaine A. Tucker of Leawood, whose body was found Sunday outside the Park Place shopping center in the 11600 block of Ash Street.
Big 12 Tournament Preview: This is going to be good
If I could only watch one conference tournament this season, it would be the Big 12. That's what happens when, barring an upset, all eight teams in the quarterfinals have a chance at playing their way into the Big Dance.
Wide Right & Natty Lite
An Early Look at 2014-15 Cyclone Hoops
We haven't bid farewell to Melvin Ejim, DeAndre Kane & Co. just yet, but who should Iowa State fans expect to fill the void in 2014-15? To say "only" is to imply that Iowa State may perhaps be in the midst of a struggle on the recruiting front.
Cowboys Ride For Free
MBB Game Recap: Oklahoma State Falls at Iowa State
The Cowboys suffered an over-time heart-breaker at the hands of Iowa State for the second time this season.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
OSU basketball: Travis Ford is not catching many breaks
Oklahoma State Travis Ford shouts instructions during an NCAA college basketball game between Oklahoma State University and the University of Kansas at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, March 1, 2014.
Daily Press & Argus
10 best performances of college hoops season
While teams from mid-major conferences were duking it out for automatic NCAA tournament bids in league tournaments, teams from major conferences were wrapping up their regular seasons.
Blogging the Bracket
I Slept On It: Recapping Saturday's Power Conference Winners And Losers
The penultimate day of the regular season saw teams like Dayton, Cal, Oregon, and Tennessee boost their hopes, while others -- Providence, Arkansas, and LSU, for example -- missed big chances.
Late Night Snacks: No. 4 Duke, No. 10 San Diego State among the big winners
Oklahoma State didn't foul in the final seconds of regulation and Naz Long made them pay, hitting a three-pointer as time expired to force overtime.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Miami Herald
No. 16 Iowa State rallies past OSU 85-81 in OT
Naz Long forced overtime with a 30-foot 3-pointer at the buzzer, DeAndre Kane scored five of his 27 points in the closing seconds, and No.
The Big Lead
Naz Long Hit a Deep 3-Pointer to Send Iowa State/Oklahoma State to Overtime
Naz Long drained a 3-pointer at the buzzer to send Saturday's Big XII game between Iowa State and Oklahoma State into overtime.
Baylor keeps rolling, downs No. 16 Iowa State
Brady Heslip scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half to help Baylor take a 74-61 win over No.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Des Moines Register
College basketball notebook: Cyclones, Hawkeyes set for rare dual NCAA trips
Just how rare has it been for Iowa State and Iowa to have success in the same season? I started my research with the 1980-81 season.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Baylor gets NCAA boost, 74-61 over No. 16 Iowa St.
Iowa State guard DeAndre Kane loses his balance after scoring a 3-point shot against Baylor in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in Waco, Texas.
The Des Moines Register
Iowa State men lose second straight on the road
Iowa State picked the wrong time for one of its most miserable basketball games of the season.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Des Moines Register
Randy Peterson: Here's how to give Melvin Ejim the Cyclone send-off he deserves
I thought of this while attending Iowa State's basketball game at West Virginia last season, when the Turkish national anthem played before Deniz Kilicli's final Mountaineers home game.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Kansas State takes down No. 15 Iowa State
Shane Southwell scored 13 points, Thomas Gipson and D.J. Johnson both notched 12, while Marcus Foster and Wesley Iwundu donated 11 apiece for Kansas State , which has won three of its last four to pull into a four- way tie with ISU, Oklahoma and Texas for second place in the Big 12. Kansas has already clinched the regular season title.