Iowa State

Peterson: Fan loyalty can play a major role in recruiting, and if you don’t believe it, ask Steve Prohm

CLOSE I read coworker Matt Bain’s interview with Jalen Coleman-Lands, Iowa State’s newest basketball recruit. The part about the Emerald Coast Classic basketball tournament in Florida was especially interesting, yet not really surprising. “(The gym) was packed with Iowa State fans and I was, like, ‘Man, this is different,’” he told Bain. “For it to be…

NCAA extending recruiting dead period through July 31, announced updates on voluntary virtual workouts

The NCAA announced the extension of the recruiting dead period through July 31. Courtesy Wikimedia Commons The NCAA Division I Council Coordination Committee has announced the Division I recruiting dead period has been extended through July 31 for all sports. “The extension maintains consistent recruiting rules for all sports and allows coaches to focus on…