Cyclones open Fall camp with a quarterback competition - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Cyclones open Fall camp with a quarterback competition

Posted:
AMES (KWWL) -

There is great optimism in Ames as the Iowa State Cyclone football program prepares for the 2012 season.

It will be the fourth season under head coach Paul Rhoads who has taken the Cyclones to two bowl games in his first two seasons at Jack Trice.

The Cyclones return 16 players with starting experience---including quarterbacks Steele Jantz and Jared Barnett.

Jantz and Barnett each won three games a piece leading the Iowa State offense-- and both go into fall camp battling for the most important position on the team.

Waterloo native and new Iowa State offensive coordinator Courtney Messingham talked about what he would like to see in his starting quarterback.

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Hawks win heated battle over Panthers at Kinnick

    Hawks win heated battle over Panthers at Kinnick

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:36:12 GMT
    The Hawkeyes got off to an early start with a touchdown within minutes of the game beginning.More >>
    The Hawkeyes got off to an early start with a touchdown within minutes of the game beginning.
    More >>
  • Cyclones fall hard in opener against North Dakota State

    Cyclones fall hard in opener against North Dakota State

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-08-31 01:32:04 GMT
    Iowa State squandered a quick start as North Dakota State rallied with 34 unanswered points to storm out of Ames with a 34-14 season opening win.The win was the 25th straight for the Bison, tying an all-time FCS division record.The Cyclones were the early aggressors. Aaron Wimberly opened up the scoring with a 16 yard touchdown run. Wimberly picked up a 3 yard touchdown in the second quarter, set up by Allen Lazard's first career catch, a 47 yard reception, which would put Iowa State up 14-0 ...More >>
    Iowa State squandered a quick start as North Dakota State rallied with 34 unanswered points to storm out of Ames with a 34-14 season opening win.The win was the 25th straight for the Bison, tying an all-time FCS division record.The Cyclones were the early aggressors. Aaron Wimberly opened up the scoring with a 16 yard touchdown run. Wimberly picked up a 3 yard touchdown in the second quarter, set up by Allen Lazard's first career catch, a 47 yard reception, which would put Iowa State up 14-0 ...More >>
  • Don Bosco steamrolls Midland, 38-0

    Don Bosco steamrolls Midland, 38-0

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:02 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:02:12 GMT
    Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14-and-0 season including all-everything quarterback Jake Hogan.More >>
    Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14-and-0 season including all-everything quarterback Jake Hogan.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KWWL. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Sandy Youngblut at 319-291-1259. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.