Iowa State

Iowa State wrestling defeats Rider 29-17

+1  Redshirt Sophomore Chase Straw wrestles Justin Ruffin durring the Iowa State vs SIU-Edwarsville match in Stephens Auditorium Nov. 11. The Cyclones won nine of the ten matches over the Cougars. Mikinna Kerns/Iowa State Daily Iowa State wrestling took care of business on Thursday with a 29-17 team win over Rider. Redshirt sophomore Alex Mackall…

The Degen dozen

After Jarrett Degen heated up late in the 2017-18 season, securing a spot in Cleveland at the NCAA Championships, the 149-pounder received attention from fans, coaches and teammates. Degen displayed one of the most important wrestling traits — toughness — during his redshirt freshman season. “As far as [Degen is] concerned, that first match in Oklahoma…

Cyclones collapse late against Kansas State

Plain and simple, Iowa State had Saturday’s game against Kansas State in its grasp. The Cyclones held a five-point lead with two-and-a-half minutes to play. They had the ball, up three points, with 50 seconds remaining. But a long scoring drought and several mistakes in the final minute cost Iowa State the game as Kansas…