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2021 Schedule
9th in Big 12
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8hMyron Medcalf

Big 12 Black assistant coaches form alliance

Iowa State men's basketball assistant Daniyal Robinson helped form the Big 12 Black Assistant Coaches Alliance, which officially launched Tuesday.

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39dDave Wilson

Iowa State transfer Hinson to miss entire season

Blake Hinson, who transferred from Ole Miss to Iowa State this offseason, will miss the 2021-21 season with a medical condition, the Cyclones announced on Friday.

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113dMyron Medcalf

Bolton: Transfer from PSU over 'noose' remark

Iowa State's Rasir Bolton says he transferred from Penn State after coach Pat Chambers told him he had a "noose" around his neck. Chambers apologized publicly and to Bolton's family Monday.

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197dJeff Borzello

Turner opts for Bowling Green stay over transfer

Justin Turner, the top remaining player in the transfer portal, said Monday he is returning to Bowling Green for his final season of college basketball. His list included Missouri, Marquette and Iowa State.

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209dMyron Medcalf

Iowa St. says canceled tourneys force pay cuts

Iowa State is facing a $5 million shortfall created by the cancellations of the Big 12 and NCAA tournaments and will address it mostly through pay cuts and the elimination of bonuses.

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217dJonathan Givony and Adrian Wojnarowski

No. 7 prospect Haliburton headed to NBA draft

Iowa State sophomore guard Tyrese Haliburton, the No. 7 prospect in the ESPN Top 100, is entering the NBA draft.


Oklahoma State beats Iowa State 72-71 in Big 12 opener

Oklahoma State's Isaac Likekele went coast-to-coast for the go-ahead layup with 3.8 seconds left, lifting the eighth-seeded Cowboys to a 72-71 victory over No. 9 seed Iowa State in the first round of the Big 12 Tournament on Wednesday night.

Likekele answers with game-winner vs. Iowa State (0:38)
Nixon toys with his defender, then hits a fadeaway in his face (0:39)
Prentiss Nixon nets a jumper that caps a 15-2 Iowa State run (0:35)
McGriff gets the steal and wows the crowd with a one-handed dunk (0:24)
McGriff slams down hard on Iowa State (0:37)
Nixon drains back-to-back 3s (0:47)
Cyclones out to the races for and-1 layup (0:27)

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.0Tied-157th
Rebounds Per Game34.3Tied-288th
Assists Per Game13.8134th
Points Allowed73.0

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record19-19
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19