RANKED CYCLONES Your Iowa State University softball team is now ranked by both D1 Softball and Softball America this week!
Your Iowa State Cyclones are in at #22! https://t.co/SY432kUqbA— Wide Right & Natty Lite (@WideRtNattyLt) February 23, 2021
THREE STAR TRANSFER 247 is ranking transfers now, and transfer safety JaQuan Amos came in at a mid-three star.
HOPE, IF ONLY FOR A MOMENT Last night, the men’s basketball team led Baylor for a majority of the game in Waco, but eventually fell to the second-ranked Bears.
RESCHEDULED The Big 12 announced the new dates for three rescheduled conference games for Iowa State, including one of the most meaningless games ever, a Saturday tilt at Kansas State in the last game of the season.
RESPECT Tyrese Haliburton shared some words after the game with a couple NBA superstars.
Tyrese Haliburton gaining respect from Harden and Kyrie ✊ @brhoops pic.twitter.com/MGeX93EcCP— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) February 24, 2021
MORE YET JJ Reddick’s podcast The Old Man and the Three announced that Tyrese will be a regular correspondent for the show going forward.
Introducing our new correspondent... first appearance coming this week. Hyped for this. pic.twitter.com/W6vxu0peAN— TheOldMan&TheThree (@OldManAndThree) February 23, 2021
TIGER CRASH Tiger Woods was involved in a single-vehicle crash yesterday in California while filming a new series for the Golf Channel. He had surgery yesterday on major injuries to his right leg.
RESERVES The NBA All-Star reserves were announced yesterday, and there are a couple of names on there that might surprise you.
KANER Patrick Kane has entered the MVP conversation as he continues to almost single-handedly keep the Blackhawks near the top of the division.
OUTTA THERE What Deshaun Watson trade scenarios actually make sense for the Houston Texans?
TOPSHOT Do you also not understand what the new “Topshot” platform is? Well, this might help clear things up.
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