Iowa State Cyclones Basketball Schedule in 2014-15
The Iowa State Cyclones are prepare to hit the basketball court
and do battle with some of the toughest teams in the country this season. Against teams like Texas, Kansas State, Kansas and
many more in the ultra-competitive Big 12, the Cyclones get to go up against some of the toughest teams in college hoops,
though the Cyclones also have plenty of talented players that know how to wreak havoc on their opponents as they hope to pile
up the wins and give their fans another memorable season. The Cyclones are coming off a 2013-14 season in which they notched
28 wins on the year and reached the Sweet Sixteen. It was the best Cyclones season in some time, and the team is looking to
build on it. With a team loaded with players who can do a little bit of everything, it's not exactly a secret why this team
is one of the staples of the community around the campus in Ames, Iowa, so don't even think about missing a second of the
excitement this season in another great year in the Big 12 – where big boy basketball reigns supreme.
will face a tough test when the Texas Longhorns visit Ames to see if they can take down Iowa State on the court. The Longhorns
always have one of the most talented roster in college hoops, and this season should be no different. The Cyclones could get
a huge win if they're prepared for this team, and they would absolutely love to send the Longhorns back to Austin with a loss.
This should be a fantastic game to attend in person, and the stands are sure to be filled at Hilton Coliseum for this contest.
State will play another tough home game when they host the Oklahoma State Cowboys. This should be one of the biggest challenges
that the Cyclones face all season, and it would be incredible to pull off a victory in front of all their adoring fans to
close out their home schedule. The Cyclones will have to slow down some of the top players in the conference, but if they
can do that they should have a real shot at emerging from the melee with a win. Make sure to take a look at the full schedule
to see all the matchups.
Iowa State Cyclones Basketball History
The history of this program has been filled
with many different great moments, with 15 different NCAA Tournament appearances over the years, dating back to 1944 and happening
again as recently as 2014. This is a team that always seems to be right in the mix despite playing in one of the most difficult
conferences in the country, and that's because their program tends to draw some of the most talented ballers from all over
to come to the campus and start lighting up the scoreboard for the Cyclones. This is a team that has made it all the way to
the Final Four (1944) and the Elite Eight (1944 and 2000) in addition to regular first-round appearances and even three trips
to the Sweet Sixteen. You never know when you're going to see the next great player, making it always a good idea to keep
an eye on the schedule.
A lot of great players have taken the court for the Iowa State Cyclones basketball team over
the years. One such player was Jeff Hornacek, who had some fantastic seasons for the Cyclones before moving on the National
Basketball Association. Hornacek put together a very good pro career on the next level, notching more than 14 points per game
for his career. Hornacek has since become a coach and is currently the head coach of the NBA's Phoenix Suns. Other notable
former Cyclones to move on to the NBA include Jamaal Tinsley and Marcus Fizer.
comes to a great basketball-related experience, look no further than NCAA basketball. College hoops provides a bevy of exciting
moments on the court each time two teams hit the hardwood to battle it out. There is nothing that compares with being there
in person when two top teams go right down to the wire for an exciting finish. The Iowa State Cyclones might not have one
of the more publicized programs in the nation, but they provide college basketball fans with some real thrills each and every
NCAA season. The Cyclones always play hard when they take to the court, and that is an inspiring experience to be a part of
as a fan. If you've never been out to Hilton Coliseum, then this is the year to change that. Get out to witness the Cyclones
storm the hardwood and take down one of their bitter rivals in person. The electricity in the arena will be incredible, and
you're sure to want to return for another big game.
Iowa State Cyclones Basketball Trivia
Who is currently
the head coach of the Iowa State Cyclones basketball team?
The answer is Fred Hoiberg, who has done a fantastic job
with this program. Hoiberg is a former NBA player that played his college ball at Iowa State. Hoiberg's name has come up in
rumors regarding NBA coaching vacancies over the last couple of years, but so far he has stayed strong and stuck with his
alma mater. Hoiberg is looking to lead the Cyclones to another banner season this year.
Iowa State Cyclones Basketball
Iowa State hoops fans love to head out to games on a regular basis, and you can join them to get in on all the
action in person. When you're there soaking up the vibes of a big game with thousands of fans who love college hoops, you'll
be glad that you're not anywhere else, as you'll end up with a sports experience that you just can't find anywhere else. The
fans around Iowa State are known for being a passionate bunch, and they help take the game to the whole next level when you
get a chance to see the big game the way it was meant to be seen.