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The Mid-Morning Dump: The Summer Doldrums

It’s a slow news cycle and it’s only going to get slower.

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TRANSFER U. IN PICTURES! If slideshows are your thing then you can’t miss this one from 24/7 that highlights all of the players that have transferred to Iowa State since 2010.

BUM QUAD. One of those non-transfers is Monte Morris, and he’ll now miss a week of NBA Draft prep with a strained quad.

CAMP CAMPBELL. Matt Campbell & Co went satellite camping already this summer.

CHATTING WITH REGGIE. Now transfer DB Reggie Wilkerson sat down with to talk about why he chose Iowa State.

ANOTHER ALL-AMERICAN. Jhoanmy Luque finished 4th in the women’s long jump at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

KANEN DO. Incoming Iowa State freshman wrestler Kanen Storr is already making waves in offseason tournaments and has earned a spot at the World Team Trials.

WHO IS COURTNEY POWELL? Well, she’s one of the most decorated soccer players in Iowa high school history and is headed to Ames this fall.

RILEY REIGNS. What does the Oklahoma offense look like with Lincoln Riley calling the shots?

PENS DOMINANT. The Pittsburgh Penguins racked up six goals, Sidney Crosby assisted on three of them all while beating up on PK Subban, and the Penguins head back to Nashville with a 3-2 series lead.

COUNTRY HILTON. The NHL’s version of Hilton Coliseum sold out last night for a watch party.

PULISIC’S WIDE SHOULDERS. Uber young star Christian Pulisic carried the USMNT to a 2-0 World Cup qualifier win over Trinidad & Tobago last night.

LEBRON’S FOURTH ACT. Could The King leave Cleveland next year for the greener pastures of Los Angeles?

STILL HAUNTED. Remember that one time the Seahawks didn’t give Marshawn Lynch the ball on the one-yard line in the Super Bowl? Because everyone else does.