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CW: What Jalen Coleman-Lands' commitment means ...
Chris Williams with some quick-hitting reaction to Iowa State's addition of Jalen Coleman-Lands to the basketball roster.
6 min
Title IX: Episode 19
Navigating a return for baseball, the end of The Last Dance thoughts and more
50 min
Williams & Blum Pod: Will Covid cause another w...
Chris Williams & Brent Blum ponder more wide-ranging Covid/college athletics topics. Plus, rehashing ISU's brutal history with the Chicago Bulls.
69 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 99
Michael Jordan's petty side, Fitzy's shed, Maximum Football 2019 and more
77 min
Williams & Blum Pod: This week's COVID updates,...
This week's updates on college sports & COVID, the KU/NCAA scandal and a lot more.
93 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 63
Jay Jordan joins Jeff and Jared to discuss the potential future pros on Iowa State's football roster
49 min
Title IX: Episode 18
Alisa's return, details on her new baby, analyzing lawsuits and The Last Dance
60 min
Talking COVID-19 with a doctor, diehard ISU fan...
Chris Williams talks with an Internal Medicine doctor from the Iowa Clinic whose grandfather is a former Iowa State football coach!
13 min
Williams & Blum Pod: The insane transfer market...
Chris & Brent talk ISU basketball recruiting & analyze multiple scenarios for getting in a college football season.
94 min
PODCAST: Catching up with Naz Mitrou-Long
Chris Williams catches up with one of the most popular Cyclones of all-time, Naz Mitrou-Long.
45 min
PODCAST: Talking with Tyler Harris
Chris Williams sits down and talks with the newest member of the Iowa State basketball program, Memphis transfer Tyler Harris.
13 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 98
Cheap wine, NFL Draft fallout, Tyler Harris commits and The Last Dance
79 min
Williams & Blum Pod: Tyler Harris' commitment, ...
Chris & Brent discuss Iowa State's new basketball commitment, plus comments made by an AD about how nuts college football could be in 2020.
66 min
Title IX: Episode 17
WNBA Draft, future of college hoops, The Last Dance and more
50 min
Re-living the 2008-09 Iowa State women's basket...
Steph Copley and Connor Ferguson look back to Iowa State's run to the Elite Eight
35 min
Williams & Blum Pod: On the 2017 Liberty Bowl, ...
Williams & Blum re-look at the 2017 Liberty Bowl, updates on COVID-19 & take fan questions.
87 min
OLD MAN GAME: The boys are back
Georges Niang is back on the network! He joins CW to catch up, talk life during COVID, NCAA transfer rules & more.
35 min
WILLIAMS: Explaining Cyclone Fanatic's premium ...
Chris Williams explains Cyclone Fanatic's new premium initiative to combat COVID19.
13 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 97
NFL Draft, questions from listeners, cheap wine discussion and favorite sports movies
52 min
PODCAST: Williams & Blum on quarantine blues, t...
Williams & Blum give a different perspective on the Coronavirus and college athletics.
66 min
CYCLONE REWATCH: Iowa State 92, Kansas 89 (OT)
Stanz & Fitz relive Iowa State's massive upset of Kansas at the Phog in 2017
48 min
PODCAST: Matt Campbell on running a football pr...
Matt Campbell joins Chris Williams to discuss running a program during COVID-19, how he is passing the time and more.
39 min
Title IX: Episode 16
Hype songs, staying positive during negative times, Tiger King and more
57 min
PODCAST: Williams & Blum on Iowa State sports d...
Williams & Blum discuss the role of sports during and after COVID-19, & debate if football season will actually happen.
53 min
COVID-19: How it's affecting Iowa farmers, pork...
Chris Williams talks with the president of Iowa Pork Producers Association, Mike Paustian, about COVID-19 and the affects it is having on Iowa farmers and more.
13 min
PODCAST: #Unfiltered with John Haliburton
Tyrese Haliburton's passionate father, John, joins Chris to talk about his son's decision to head to the NBA.
43 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 96
Tyrese is headed pro and canceled sports woes
55 min
State of the Nation: Iowa State Football
Special edition pod: Williams & Blum analyze the current state of the Iowa State Football program.
37 min
EMERGENCY PODCAST: CW on the three basketball t...
What to make of the three basketball transfers, & recruiting this spring and summer for Iowa State.
18 min
Title IX: Episode 15
Sports are canceled, coronavirus concerns and much more
51 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 62
Jared and Jeff dive into Iowa State's defense prior to the 2020 season.
37 min
2019-20 Hoops Postmortem
CW and Stanz put the 2019-20 Iowa State men's basketball season to bed
60 min
EMERGENCY PODCAST: Coronavirus in Kansas City
CW and Stanz react to a wild 24 hours in Kansas City
25 min
PODCAST: Ask CW Anything (March 10, 2020)
CW on next year's basketball freshmen, Cyclone NFL Draft prospects and more.
19 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 61
Previewing spring practice for the Iowa State offense
36 min
INSTANT REACTION: Kansas State 79, Iowa State 63
Initial thoughts on a loss in Manhattan
6 min
CF Radio: 3-5-20
Stanz and Rob Gray on the end of hoops season and looking ahead to KC
48 min
INSTANT REACTION: West Virginia 77, Iowa State 71
Chris Williams commentary on Iowa State's Senior Night loss to West Virginia on Tuesday.
6 min
PODCAST: Ask CW anything (March 3, 2020)
CW on Big 12 rivals, hoops next season and what he'd be doing if not at CF.
27 min
CF Radio - 2-27-20
Blum and Stanz on Iowa State and Big 12 hoops
59 min
Instant Reaction: Iowa State 65, TCU 59
Stanz reacts to Iowa State's win over TCU in Hilton Coliseum
6 min
George Wares shares some perspective on Iowa St...
Coach Wares weighs in on the Cyclone men's basketball team's struggles this season
9 min
TITLE IX: Episode 14
Steph and Alisa are joined by CW to discuss hoops, Kobe's memorial, a historic Iowa State softball player and a lot more.
68 min
INSTANT REACTION: Texas Tech 87, Iowa State 57
Woof. Iowa State loses by 30 at home to Texas Tech. Chris Williams offers up instant analysis.
5 min
CF Radio - 2-20-20
Blum and Stanz on hoops, Tim Mullen and Chris Williams on financial advisers and many other topics
59 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 95
A deep hoops discussion bouncing from Iowa State to the NBA to the state of college basketball as a whole and more
66 min
INSTANT REACTION: Kansas 91, Iowa State 71
Iowa State started hot from the field but still lost by 20 in Allen Fieldhouse on Monday night.
6 min
Fans "ask Chris Williams anything" in Monday Musings, which is a podcast this week.
34 min
Instant Reaction: Iowa State 82, Texas 59
Cyclones roll Longhorns in Hilton Coliseum
7 min
CF Radio: 2-13-20
More men's basketball lows, women's basketball highs and Cyclones in the NBA
46 min
INSTANT REACTION: Oklahoma 90, Iowa State 61
Quick hits on Iowa State's 90-61 loss Wednesday night to Oklahoma.
4 min
Title IX: Episode 13
Steph and Alisa are joined by CF's Jacqueline Cordova to talk wrestling and life
37 min
EMERGENCY PODCAST: CW reacts to Tyrese Haliburt...
Chris Williams is raw in his reaction to Iowa State's Tyrese Haliburton being out for the season.
13 min
INSTANT REACTION: Iowa State 73, Kansas State 63
Chris Williams reacts to one of the oddest games he can recall watching in Hilton Coliseum in quite some time.
8 min
CF Radio: 2-6-20
Hoops woes, Gray on Campbell and more
59 min
THESIS: On taking Matt Campbell at his word
Chris Williams goes beyond Campbell's future at ISU, but takes an in-depth look at the man himself.
14 min
INSTANT REACTION: West Virginia 76, Iowa State 61
Analyzing Iowa State's blowout loss to West Virginia on Wednesday evening.
12 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 94
Caucus debacle, Cyclone hoops, Super Bowl LIV and more
40 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 60
Mahomeboy Magic brings the Lombardi Trophy to KC
49 min
MONDAY MUSINGS: What if ISU ever won a national...
Chris Williams brings the passion in this special edition of Monday Musings via the podcast.
25 min
INSTANT REACTION: Texas 72, Iowa State 68
A very raw CW reacts to a sickening loss at Texas.
10 min
Iowa State lost to No. 1 Baylor 67-53 on Wednes...
CW believes Wednesday's loss to No. 1 Baylor was Iowa State's final chance to make a statement this season.
12 min
Title IX: Episode 12
Pork recipes, Super Bowl thoughts and the late Kobe Bryant
62 min
LISTEN: Fred Hoiberg on playing/coaching vs. Ko...
CW caught up with Iowa State legend Fred Hoiberg to discuss his NBA days of playing and coaching vs. Kobe Bryant.
16 min
INSTANT REACTION: No. 16 Auburn 80, Iowa State 76
Cyclones fight back but fall in Big 12/SEC Challenge
9 min
CF Radio: 1-23-20
Cyclones hoops and coaching with George Wares
59 min
THURSDAY THESIS: In-depth on Iowa State's hirin...
Chris Williams analysis on Matt Campbell's coaching staff shake up from earlier this week.
18 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 59
Super Bowl matchup is set, ISU offseason wish list and more
46 min
INSTANT REACTION: Iowa State 89, Oklahoma State 82
Iowa State convincingly beat OSU on Tuesday night. What to take from it? Chris Williams has instant reaction.
9 min
INSTANT REACTION: Texas Tech 72, Iowa State 52
Chris Williams rifts on Iowa State's 20-point road loss at Texas Tech.
9 min
CF Radio: 1-16-20
The week that was in Cyclone hoops and Des Moines sports media
59 min
Title IX: Episode 11
KXnO, Cyclones in the NBA and more
34 min
INSTANT REACTION: Baylor 68, Iowa State 55
Chris Williams reacts to Iowa State's 68-55 road loss at No. 2 Baylor on Wednesday night.
8 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 58
Joe Burreaux, Cyclones way-too-early top-10, strength and conditioning, Patrick Mahomeboy
60 min
Off the record with CW: Matt Campbell
An in-depth review of 2019 & what the program needs to do to grow going forward with ISU head coach Matt Campbell.
59 min
All Ball: Episode 3
Jared and Nick dive into Iowa State's win over Oklahoma and preview Baylor
45 min
INSTANT REACTION: Iowa State 81, Oklahoma 68
Chris Williams analysis on Iowa State's rout of Oklahoma on Saturday night in Ames.
13 min
NEW: Coach George Wares on ISU Football and Exp...
Longtime ISU fan and hall of fame softball coach George Wares talks Cyclone Football expectations.
9 min
CF Radio: 1-9-20
A deep dive into ISU hoops
59 min
INSTANT REACTION: Kansas 79, Iowa State 53
Not. Even. Competitive. Chris Williams on Iowa State's blowout loss to Kansas.
7 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 93
The guys discuss the football coaching carousel, the NFL playoffs, the Bachelor and more
62 min
Stanz and Nick Graham react to TCU loss, previe...
Jared and Nick dive into Iowa State's loss to TCU in Fort Worth then look ahead to Wednesday's game with Kansas
39 min
INSTANT REACTION: TCU 81, Iowa State 79 (OT)
Stanz gives his instant thoughts on Iowa State's loss to TCU
19 min
CF Radio: 1-2-20
Jared Stansbury and Kevin Fitzpatrick air out their thoughts on Iowa State basketball
58 min
Title IX: Episode 10
Camping World Bowl and New Year goals
48 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 57
Jeff and Jared look towards the Iowa State football offseason
65 min
2019 Football Postmortem Podcast
Chris Williams and Jared Stansbury drink beer and reflect on the 2019 football season.
38 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 56
Jeff and Jared give their final thoughts on the Camping World Bowl
42 min
Thursday Thesis: Final analysis on Iowa State v...
Chris Williams talks keys to Iowa State walking away victorious in the Camping World Bowl.
28 min
Dylan Montz and Alex Halsted join Jared to talk...
Jared, Dylan and Alex come together to break down the Camping World Bowl and answer fan questions
36 min
CF NEWS DUMP: Hear from the head coaches prior ...
Matt Campbell and Brian Kelly talk about different aspects of Saturday's Camping World Bowl matchup
5 min
Jared Stansbury checks in after arriving in Orl...
Stanz with a quick update and preview of this week's coverage from Orlando
6 min
Bowl Betting Bonanza: Part 2
Chris Williams & Todd Kirke break down bowl games from Dec. 27 to the end of the postseason for gamblers wanting insight.
85 min
PODCAST: Why CW was impressed with Iowa State's...
Attention to detail was present in Iowa State's 30-point win over IPFW.
9 min
CW & Stanz preview the Camping World Bowl
Chris Williams and Jared Stansbury give some final thoughts on the bowl matchup before leaving for Orlando
26 min
DraftKings Bowl Betting Bonanza - Part One
Chris Williams and Todd Kirke make their first round of bowl game picks
62 min
Jared Stansbury and Nick Graham dive into Iowa ...
Jared is joined by Nick Graham to break down Iowa State hoops heading into conference play
31 min
Title IX: Episode 9
Brooke Johnson joins Steph and Alisa to talk cooking, Cyclone hoops and the bowl game
49 min
Stanz & Fitz: Episode 92
Basketball woes, Star Wars week plus Stanz & Fitzmas
63 min
Football (And Random Things): Episode 55
Breaking down CF's All-Decade Football Team
80 min