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2017 Schedule
5-2, 2nd in Big 12
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Week 8 Power Rankings: Iowa State

The Cyclones, coming off a 31-13 win over Texas Tech, land at No. 24 this week after previously being unranked.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Oklahoma barely has the edge in a very tight Big 12 race.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Iowa State is in the AP Poll for the first time since 2005, when the Cyclones climbed as high as 22nd. They'll host 4th ranked TCU on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 3:30 ET. You can catch all the action on ABC, ESPN 2 or streaming live on the ESPN app.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

After thumping Texas Tech, Iowa State is ranked for the first time in 12 years. The 5-2 Cyclones are No. 25 in the AP poll.

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Who had the better pick-six? (1:12)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Hello, Kansas State. Alex Barnes catches the Sooners asleep with a 75-yard burst up the gut for a TD on the second play from scrimmage in Manhattan.

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State will try to bring the comforts of the road back home to Ames next week against TCU. The Cyclones, after dispatching of Texas Tech, have won four straight road games for the first time since 1960-61.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State 31, Texas Tech 13. Final. Iowa State now 3-1 in the Big 12 for the first time in 15 years. No. 4 TCU up next in Ames in what will be one of the biggest home games in Iowa State school history.

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Montgomery channeling inner beast mode (0:33)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State LB/QB Joel Lanning is having another monster day for the Cyclones. He has 14 tackles, a key first down run on third-and-3 to set up an Iowa State TD, and just stuffed Texas Tech on fourth-and-1. Cyclones up 31-13 late in the fourth-and-quarter.

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Spears one-hands it to the house! (0:50)
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Shimonek escapes for TD (0:20)
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Kempt tosses 2nd TD (0:34)
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Kempt caps off long Iowa State drive with TD (0:32)
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Grier, Okoronkwo, Ryen named Big 12 Players of the Week

Will Grier was named the Big 12's Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Week after his five-TD performance in West Virginia's comeback win vs. Texas Tech. Oklahoma's Ogbonnia Okoronkwo recorded a career-high five QB hurries en route to winning Defensive Player of the Week, while Iowa State's Trever Ryen's impressive performance in the Cyclones' shutout of Kansas earned him Special Teams Player of the Week.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury, on what would've happened if he'd doubled as a QB/LB in college like Iowa State's Joel Lanning: "I would have been a fraternity guy. Because it wouldn't have happened."

ESPN Stats & Info

Jags stand out on special teams

Thanks to some great punting in its upset of Troy on Wednesday night, South Alabama grades out as the most efficient special-teams unit of Week 7. Baylor, Iowa State and Stanford had great showings as well.

ESPN Stats & Info

Frogs fantastic on D in Week 7

After holding Kansas State to just two field goals on Saturday, TCU graded out as the highest defensive efficiency of Week 7. Iowa State, Alabama and Cal stood out as well.

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Cyclones' shutout one for history books

Per ESPN Stats & Info, Iowa State's 45-0 rout of Kansas on Saturday is the program's biggest shutout win over an FBS team since routing Colorado State 69-0 on Oct. 4, 1980.

Team Stats

Passing Yards279.030th
Rushing Yards121.4110th
Points For35.032nd
Points Against20.434th