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Clemson tops Iowa State in Cheez-It Bowl for Swinney's 150th

Dec. 30, 2021 09:07 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney became the sixth-fastest coach in college football history to reach 150 victories. He gave the credit to his players following the No. 19 Tigers’ 20-13 victory over Iowa State on Wednesday night in the Cheez-It Bowl. “This...

Clemson, Iowa State close down seasons in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2021 12:17 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — When Iowa State and Clemson meet in Wednesday’s Cheez-It Bowl, it’ll be out with the old for the Cyclones and in with the new for Tigers. Iowa State, a disappointing 7-5 after starting the season ranked No. 7, will say goodbye to 17 players who have made at...

Clemson and Iowa State meet for 1st time in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 28, 2021 12:14 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Cheez-It Bowl: Iowa State (7-5) against No. 19 Clemson (9-3), Dec. 29, 5:45 p.m. Eastern (ESPN). Line: Iowa State by 1, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Clemson is...

Cyclones RB Hall, Bears' Aranda, Pitre win AP Big 12 honors

Dec. 09, 2021 19:52 PM EST

Iowa State running back Breece Hall is The Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year for the second season in a row, while conference champion Baylor has the league's top defender and coach. Baylor senior safety Jalen Pitre was named defensive player of the year and...

Iowa State TE Charlie Kolar wins top scholar-athlete award

Dec. 07, 2021 23:22 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Iowa State tight end Charlie Kolar won the Williams V. Campbell Trophy on Tuesday night as the top scholar-athlete in college football. The senior receives a $25,000 postgraduate scholarship. He is the first Iowa State player to win the award since it was...

Preseason Top 10 Clemson, Iowa State meet in Cheez-It Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 16:14 PM EST

No. 19 Clemson (9-3, ACC) vs Iowa State (7-5, Big 12), Dec. 29, 5:45 p.m. ET LOCATION: Orlando, Florida. TOP PLAYERS Iowa State: RB Breece Hall won his second straight Big 12 offensive player of the year honor. Led the nation in...

Big 12 coaches: Iowa St. RB Hall top offensive player again

Dec. 02, 2021 16:42 PM EST

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Big 12 rushing leader Breece Hall was named the Big 12's offensive player of the year Thursday by league coaches, with the Iowa State junior becoming only the third player to earn the honor in back-to-back seasons. Hall has rushed for 1,472 yards...

Hall is catalyst for Iowa State's 48-14 romp over TCU

Nov. 26, 2021 20:44 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Breece Hall rushed for 242 yards and scored four touchdowns Friday night in what maybe his final game at Jack Trice Stadium, propelling Iowa State to 48-14 win over Texas Christian and setting an NCAA FBS record for consecutive games with a rushing touchdown. ...

New transfer rule leads to fast turnarounds for hoops teams

Nov. 25, 2021 16:26 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — When Richard Pitino took over the downtrodden University of New Mexico men's basketball program last March at the start of the pandemic, he couldn't hit the recruiting trail to improve a team rich in tradition and light on recent success. His...

Hall may be playing final Iowa St. home game when TCU visits

Nov. 25, 2021 03:16 AM EST

If Friday's game against TCU is Breece Hall's last at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames Iowa, well, it's been quite a run. The Iowa State junior ranks among the top running back prospects for the 2022 NFL draft and really has nothing left to prove at the college level. ...