Iowa State Cyclones

Iowa State are 5-2 against ranked opponents already this season. They’re one of the top defensive teams in the country.
Iowa State Cyclones

The Iowa State Cyclones have made it to the Final Four once (1944). They made the Elite Eight in 2000 and the Sweet Sixteen last year. Iowa State last won the Big 12 Conference tournament in 2019. ISU are leading the Big 12 currently, but haven’t been regular season champs since 2001.

Iowa State are 5-2 against ranked opponents already this season. They’re one of the top defensive teams in the country. Iowa State are often giving up size on the court and they struggle rebounding. The Cyclones will play in the NCAA tournament and will look to advance further than last year

Intriguing Facts About the Iowa State Cyclones

  • Historic Wins: Marking its prowess, Iowa State has clinched three historic victories over teams ranked No. 1 in the country, a feat that underscores its capability to triumph against the odds.
  • Consistent Presence: Demonstrating remarkable consistency, the Cyclones have secured their place in nine NCAA Tournaments since 2012, underlining their status as a formidable force in college basketball.
  • Player Development: The program has earned acclaim for nurturing talent, with many players going on to forge successful professional careers, thus highlighting the team’s commitment to excellence beyond the college arena.
  • Passionate Fan Base: The Cyclones are known for their dedicated and fervent supporters, who create an electrifying atmosphere in every game, making basketball more than just a sport in Ames.
  • Coaching Legacy: A lineage of influential coaches have shaped the program’s trajectory, leaving a lasting legacy that continues to inspire and drive the team forward.

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19.5+150 Over
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The Historical Tapestry of the Iowa State Cyclones

Tracing its origins back to the early 20th century, the Iowa State basketball program has undergone a transformative journey. It’s a tapestry woven with threads of triumphs and tribulations, marked by significant milestones and challenges. The team’s evolution over various eras reflects a saga of growth, resilience, and an ever-growing reputation in the echelons of NCAA basketball. Each chapter in this historical journey has contributed to the rich legacy that the Cyclones proudly carry today.

The Golden Era

In a specific golden era under a notable coach, the Cyclones soared to new heights of success. This era was shaped by a distinctive coaching philosophy that emphasized teamwork, grit, and strategic prowess. Key players from this era left an indelible mark on the program, helping to secure major accomplishments including conference titles and significant NCAA tournament runs. This period stands as a shining example of what can be achieved with a combination of visionary leadership and exceptional talent.

Legendary Figures in Iowa State Cyclones History

Iowa State’s illustrious history has been shaped by legendary coaches and players whose contributions extend beyond the hardwood. These figures have not only influenced the trajectory of the Cyclones but have also left an indelible mark on the sport of basketball. Their legacy is a source of pride and inspiration, echoing through the corridors of Hilton Coliseum and beyond.

A Game to Remember

Among the many thrilling encounters in Cyclones’ history, one game stands out for its sheer drama, skill, and the lasting impact it had on the program. This game, a showcase of resilience and tactical brilliance, remains etched in the memories of fans and players alike, symbolizing the spirit and tenacity of the Iowa State Cyclones.

Iowa State Cyclones [year] Schedule

Regular Season

Week Date Opponent Result
Week 1 Date: Mon 06/11/2023 Opponent: Green Bay Phoenix Result: W 85-44
Week 1 Date: Thu 09/11/2023 Opponent: Lindenwood Lions Result: W 102-47
Week 1 Date: Sun 12/11/2023 Opponent: Idaho State Bengals Result: W 86-55
Week 2 Date: Sun 19/11/2023 Opponent: Grambling State Tigers Result: W 92-37
Week 3 Date: Thu 23/11/2023 Opponent: VCU Rams Result: W 68-64
Week 3 Date: Fri 24/11/2023 Opponent: Virginia Tech Hokies Result: L 62-71
Week 3 Date: Sun 26/11/2023 Opponent: Texas A&M Aggies Result: L 69-73
Week 4 Date: Fri 01/12/2023 Opponent: DePaul Blue Demons Result: W 99-80
Week 5 Date: Thu 07/12/2023 Opponent: Iowa Hawkeyes Result: W 90-65
Week 5 Date: Sun 10/12/2023 Opponent: Prairie View A&M Panthers Result: W 107-56
Week 6 Date: Sun 17/12/2023 Opponent: Florida A&M Rattlers Result: W 96-58
Week 7 Date: Thu 21/12/2023 Opponent: Eastern Illinois Panthers Result: W 80-48
Week 8 Date: Sun 31/12/2023 Opponent: New Hampshire Wildcats Result: W 85-70
Week 9 Date: Sat 06/01/2024 Opponent: Oklahoma Sooners Result: L 63-71
Week 10 Date: Tue 09/01/2024 Opponent: Houston Cougars Result: W 57-53
Week 10 Date: Sat 13/01/2024 Opponent: Oklahoma State Cowboys Result: W 66-42
Week 11 Date: Tue 16/01/2024 Opponent: Brigham Young Cougars Result: L 72-87
Week 11 Date: Sat 20/01/2024 Opponent: Texas Christian Horned Frogs Result: W 73-72
Week 12 Date: Wed 24/01/2024 Opponent: Kansas State Wildcats Result: W 78-67
Week 12 Date: Sat 27/01/2024 Opponent: Kansas Jayhawks Result: W 79-75
Week 13 Date: Sat 03/02/2024 Opponent: Baylor Bears Result: L 68-70
Week 14 Date: Tue 06/02/2024 Opponent: Texas Longhorns Result: W 70-65
Week 14 Date: Sat 10/02/2024 Opponent: Texas Christian Horned Frogs Result: W 71-59
Week 15 Date: Tue 13/02/2024 Opponent: Cincinnati Bearcats Result: W 68-59
Week 15 Date: Sat 17/02/2024 Opponent: Texas Tech Red Raiders Result: W 82-74
Week 16 Date: Mon 19/02/2024 Opponent: Houston Cougars Result: L 65-73
Week 16 Date: Sat 24/02/2024 Opponent: West Virginia Mountaineers Result: W 71-64
Week 17 Date: Wed 28/02/2024 Opponent: Oklahoma Sooners Result: W 58-45
Week 17 Date: Sat 02/03/2024 Opponent: Central Florida Knights Result: W 60-52
Week 18 Date: Wed 06/03/2024 Opponent: Brigham Young Cougars Result: W 68-63
Week 18 Date: Sat 09/03/2024 Opponent: Kansas State Wildcats Result: L 58-65

Post Season

Week Date Opponent Result
Conf. Tournament Date: Thu 14/03/2024 Opponent: Kansas State Wildcats Result: W 76-57
Conf. Tournament Date: Fri 15/03/2024 Opponent: Baylor Bears Result: W 76-62
Conf. Tournament Date: Sat 16/03/2024 Opponent: Houston Cougars Result: W 69-41
NCAA Tournament Date: Thu 21/03/2024 Opponent: South Dakota State Jackrabbits Result: W 82-65
Date: Sat 23/03/2024 Opponent: Washington St. Cougars Result: W 67-56
NCAA Tournament Date: Sat 23/03/2024 Opponent: Washington St. Cougars Result: TBD
Date: Thu 28/03/2024 Opponent: Illinois Fighting Illini Result: L 69-72
NCAA Tournament Date: Thu 28/03/2024 Opponent: Illinois Fighting Illini Result: TBD

Home of Iowa State Cyclones: Hilton Coliseum

The Hilton Coliseum stands as a bastion of Iowa State’s basketball heritage. Renowned for its electric atmosphere, this venue has been the backdrop for countless memorable moments in Cyclones’ history. It’s not just a sports arena but a symbol of the team’s enduring legacy and the unbreakable bond between the team and its supporters.

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