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2021 Schedule
1-1, 1st in Big 12

Hour 4: Megatron HOF?

Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin the last hour of the show discussing who can make the new Pro Football Hall of Fame list. Is Calvin Johnson a sure fire first ballot Hall of Famer? Keyshawn and Jay discuss. Also, Seth Greenberg joins the show to discuss all things College Basketball prior to the tip off of what we hope is a prosperous season.

Tyrese Haliburton drafted No. 12 by Kings (1:56)
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Iowa St. limits game attendance over COVID-19

Due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in the state, Iowa State is limiting attendance at the football game Saturday and men's and women's basketball games through November.


Courtside: Tom Izzo talks about his coronavirus diagnosis, and the guys preview the Big East and the Big 12 with the help of Kevin Willard and Bob Huggins

Greenberg and Dakich tip off an absolutely loaded show with Tom Izzo, talking about his COVID-19 diagnosis and giving an update on his team as the season approaches. Then, the guys preview the Big East (17:34) and talk to Seton Hall head coach Kevin Willard (32:23). Later, they preview the Big 12 (52:50) and are joined by West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins (1:10:23).


Courtside: Mike Schmitz previews the 2020 NBA Draft

Greenberg and Dakich preview the 2020 NBA Draft with ESPN draft expert Mike Schmitz, discussing LaMelo Ball and the Ball family, talent vs. intangibles, Luka Dončić’s success impacting international scouting, Anthony Edwards’ scoring ability, the depth in this draft, Obi Toppin’s “it” factor, which college players he’s excited to watch this season, and the importance of pick-and-roll defense.

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37dMyron 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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76dDave 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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150dMyron 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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234dJeff 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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246dMyron 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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254dJonathan 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)

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Team Stats

Points Per Game80.0Tied-90th
Rebounds Per Game31.0Tied-242nd
Assists Per Game21.0Tied-17th
Points Allowed78.0

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record19-19
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19