Jan 2, 2021; Glendale, AZ, USA; Iowa State Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy (15) scores a touchdown against the Oregon Ducks in the first half of the Fiesta Bowl at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Brock Purdy started with what non-believers in Iowa State’s football program would consider a platitude. Then Iowa State’s record-setting senior quarterback boldly but calmly cut to the chase.
Matt Campbell’s Iowa State football teams play three tight ends, and often they’re on the field at the same time. All-American Charlie Kolar, Chase Allen and Dylan Soehner were among the nation’s most productive tight ends during last season's historic run. Don’t expect anything to change, other than Soehner heading to the NFL — except that his role might not be filled by just one player.
Iowa State football has added a third member to its 2022 recruiting class. Carson Willich, a three-star linebacker out of the Kansas City area, announced his commitment to the Cyclones via Twitter on Friday. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound athlete picked Iowa State over Kansas State, Northwestern and Vanderbilt.