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Peterson: Refs didn’t just error against Texas Tech, they may have done likewise to others — maybe even Iowa State

CLOSE Big 12 Conference football refs didn’t just mess with Texas Tech on Saturday, when their incorrect decision might have helped Baylor’s march toward a sixth win in a row. They may have played an unintended role in who faces Oklahoma in the conference’s postseason championship game. The controversial 33-30 double-overtime win in Waco left…

Peterson: After Breece Hall’s breakout, there should be no question who is Iowa State’s No. 1 running back

CLOSE Breece Hall should be Iowa State’s starting running back from this point forward Randy Peterson, rpeterson@dmreg.com MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — It wasn’t one of those star-is-born, Brock Purdy-Oklahoma State games, but what Breece Hall did during Iowa State’s 38-14 victory against West Virginia on Saturday was at least right up there. The true freshman scored…

Women’s golf struggles at Stanford

The Iowa State women’s golf team continued the Stanford Intercollegiate Saturday for round two. Iowa State fell in the standings after being tied for eighth place to falling to 13th place. The Cyclones’ total score after two rounds is 592 after scoring 300 in the second round. Liyana Durisic once again leads the Cyclones with…

Analysis: Jon Heacock’s halftime message inspires injury-riddled Iowa State defense to dominant second half

CLOSE Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — Iowa State defensive coordinator Jon Heacock gathered his group for an important message at halftime. The Cyclones, who were already without defensive end JaQuan Bailey and safety Greg Eisowrth, had also lost linebacker O’Rien Vance to an injury. But Heacock still had confidence…

Gridiron staff picks: West Virginia

2019-2020 Assistant Sports Editor Zane Douglas. Caitlin Yamada/ Iowa State Daily Zane Douglas, Assistant Sports Editor (3-2) Iowa State 42, West Virginia 21 West Virginia lost a lot of its best players last season and the mountaineers entirely switched up their coaching staff, so the team looks a lot different this season. The Mountaineers have…

Iowa State lands four-star men’s basketball recruit

CLOSE Photo: USA Basketball If you have concerns about four-star Dudley Blackwell’s Friday night commitment to Steve Prohm’s Iowa State basketball program … Forget it. On Instagram, the wing player from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, wrote that he’s “100,000 percent committed.” A priority recruit, Blackwell told The Register recently that Marquette, Ohio State and Florida State were…

Peterson: Matt Campbell pays Iowa State assistant coach Nate Scheelhaase ultimate respect

CLOSE Receivers coach Nathan Scheelhaase talks about Tarique Milton Randy Peterson, rpeterson@dmreg.com “Nate’s a star in the making in the coaching profession.” That’s what Iowa State coach Matt Campbell told reporters during Tuesday’s weekly news conferece. They’re words that shouldn’t be glossed over. Nate Scheelhaase has done such a good job in Year 1 of…