IT KEEPS GETTING BETTER New coach T.J. Otzelberger continues to pad his first class, as three-star forward Demarion Watson (Minn.) has committed to Iowa State.
110% committed go cyclones pic.twitter.com/SG62B8tF4R— Demarion Watson (@WatsonDemarion) July 26, 2021
NO REST FOR THE WEARY Once Watson committed, Otz and Co. wasted no time, extending their first offers for the 2023 class, including one to five-star power forward Omaha Biliew.
LOOKING WAAAYYY AHEAD In case you were eager to check out Iowa State’s Nov. 6 matchup against the Longhorns, well, here’s an early preview for you.
LOOKING ELSEWHERE? Recent commit Noble Thomas is reportedly receiving offers from other Power 5 opponents, though he has in fact re-iterated his commitment to the Cyclones saying he is still “1,000 percent committed to Iowa State.”
LET THE CHAOS BEGIN NHL Free Agency kicks off at noon EDT today, and a flurry of activity is expected. Good luck keeping up!
BILES WITHDRAWS US Olympic gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from Thursday’s individual all-around competition to focus on her mental health.
GOLDEN The US women won their first gold medal in the 3-on-3 tournament on Wednesday, beating the Russian Olympic Committee 18-15.
The U.S. women's 3-on-3 basketball team beat Russia to win the first-ever gold medal in the sport's Olympic debut.https://t.co/XoryUyR1KR— NPR (@NPR) July 28, 2021
JACKSON SIDELINED Ravens QB Lamar Jackson is not practicing due to a positive COVID-19 test. Get well soon, Lamar.