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The “Cyclone Insider” show airs between 6 and 7 p.m. on 1460 KXnO-AM on Tuesdays and features Cyclones columnist Randy Peterson and beat writer Tommy Birch as regulars, with CycloneFanatic.com publisher and KXnO's “Sports Fanatics” co-host Chris Williams. You can listen to recordings of the live show on all of your favorite podcast apps.

The “Cyclone Insider” show airs between 6 and 7 p.m. on 1460 KXnO-AM on Tuesdays and features Cyclones columnist Randy Peterson and beat writer Tommy Birch as regulars, with CycloneFanatic.com publisher and KXnO's “Sports Fanatics” co-host Chris Williams. You can listen to recordings of the live show on all of your favorite podcast apps.
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The “Cyclone Insider” show airs between 6 and 7 p.m. on 1460 KXnO-AM on Tuesdays and features Cyclones columnist Randy Peterson and beat writer Tommy Birch as regulars, with CycloneFanatic.com publisher and KXnO's “Sports Fanatics” co-host Chris Williams. You can listen to recordings of the live show on all of your favorite podcast apps.

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Episodes

'Cyclone Insider': Looking at the Oklahoma State upset, Purdy's big performance

10/9/2018
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The guys recap the big Oklahoma State game, Brock Purdy’s big performance and take a lap around the Big 12 in this week’s episode of "Cyclone Insider."

Duration:00:45:58

'Cyclone Insider': Steve Prohm talks about how basketball practice is going

10/2/2018
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Iowa State coach Steve Prohm joins the guys to talk about how practice is going so far in this week's episode of "Cyclone Insider."

Duration:00:46:47

'Cyclone Insider': A victory at last

9/24/2018
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The guys break down the Akron game, preview the TCU showdown and take a lap around the Big 12 Conference in this week’s episode of Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:30:30

'Cyclone Insider': Remembering Celia Barquin Arozamena

9/19/2018
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Tommy Birch and Chris Williams discuss the tragic death of former Iowa State star Celia Barquin Arozamena in this week’s episode of "Cyclone Insider." Matthew Bain also joins Tommy and Chris to recap the Sooner-Cyclone game and talk some recruiting.

Duration:00:32:46

'Cyclone Insider': Analyzing Iowa State's QB situation, a possible 12th opponent

9/11/2018
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What’s the latest with Iowa State’s quarterback situation? How could things change for the Cyclones if Kyle Kempt can’t play and Zeb Noland starts? And can Iowa State still schedule a 12th opponent this season? The guys tackle those questions and more in this week’s episode of "Cyclone Insider."

Duration:00:41:08

'Cyclone Insider:' Spring has sprung for Iowa State football

3/19/2018
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Spring football is finally here. The guys break down the Iowa State football team's roster, talk realistic expectations in 2018 and plot out the future at quarterback in this week's Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:47:49

'Cyclone Insider:' Is Madness is store for Iowa State next season?

3/12/2018
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Iowa State's basketball season is officially in the books. Which means it can't be too early to talk about what should be better times ahead next season. Randy Peterson, Chris Williams and Jared Stansbury (filling in for Tommy Birch) discuss Jakolby Long's departure, the Big 12 Conference's fate in this year's NCAA Tournament, and we sprinkle it a bit of spring football talk.

Duration:00:32:57

Cyclone Insider podcast: Who takes over for Tom Manning?

2/28/2018
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With basketball season winding down and spring football just around the corner, the guys hit on both sports in this week's Cyclone Insider. What should fans expect from the Cyclones basketball team next season? Can they get better defensively? And who takes over for Tom Manning on the football side of things?

Duration:00:47:34

'Cyclone Insider': Injuries crank up as season winds down

2/19/2018
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Iowa State has lost Nick Weiler-Babb for the season and possibly Solomon Young as well. What does that mean for the Cyclones moving forward? Tommy Birch, Randy Peterson and Chris Williams discuss that, officiating in the Big 12 Conference and more in this week's Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:47:33

'Cyclone Insider': Discussing ISU's loss to Kansas hoops, its rotation at QB

2/14/2018
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What went wrong against Kansas? How will the Cyclone use Nick Weiler-Babb the rest of the season? And how will the Cyclones handle their abundance of quarterback talent? The guys discuss these questions on this week's Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:45:17

'Cyclone Insider': A blue-chip QB, then a blue-chip team

2/5/2018
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Could Iowa State land a blue chip quarterback prospect? The guys chat about Iowa State's shot at high school quarterback Brock Purdy, what the future holds for Kyle Kempt and if the Cyclone men can knock off Texas Tech again.

Duration:00:48:13

'Cyclone Insider': In search of eligibility

1/29/2018
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Oh, what Iowa State wouldn't give for a few more able bodies. The Cyclones are minus Nick Weiler-Babb for at least a couple of weeks, with West Virginia looming. What's to be done at the point? Chris Williams, Randy Peterson and Tommy Birch discuss. Plus, the guys debate the merits of the Big 12's transfer reform proposal and take your phone calls before Matthew Bain joins the show to dish on the Cyclones' Chicago hoops recruiting pipeline.

Duration:00:46:41

'Cyclone Insider:' A bit Jekyll and Hyde

1/22/2018
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Know what to make of the Iowa State basketball team? You might be first one with the answer. There are great moments, like the domination of Texas Tech at Hilton last week. There are frustrating moments, like last week's road debacle against TCU and Monday's setback at Texas. Randy Peterson, Tommy Birch and Chris Williams try to make sense of it all. Oh, and they dive into the Cyclones' quarterback situation, too, which is ... well, just as murky.

Duration:00:42:59

'Cyclone Insider:' A glimpse at the future

1/15/2018
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In this week's episode of Cyclone Insider, the guys took a look at the men's basketball team's rotation, Lindell Wigginton's future, uniforms for the football team and the future of Kyle Kempt.

Duration:00:52:07

'Cyclone Insider:' Finish them!

1/9/2018
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What's up with Iowa State's second half problems? Do the Cyclones have a go-to guy on and off the court? And did Brian Peavy make the right decision to come back for his senior season? The guys discuss these topics and more on this week's Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:45:04

'Cyclone Insider:' Let bowl freedom ring

1/1/2018
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The guys recapped Iowa State's win in the Liberty Bowl, broke down the quarterback situation for 2018 and went over what's wrong with the Cyclones men's basketball team in this week's episode of Cyclone Insider.

Duration:00:43:12

'Cyclone Insider:' All hail, Lindell Wigginton

12/18/2017
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In this week’s episode of Cyclone Insider, the guys get you ready for Iowa State’s early signing period, look back on the Hy-Vee Classic and talk about the superb play of freshman star Lindell Wigginton so far this season.

Duration:00:45:42

'Cyclone Insider:' You'll remember this December

12/11/2017
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Jacob Park is out (eventually). He's transferring, as he told our Tommy Birch. Somebody will be in (also eventually), to lead the Cyclones at quarterback in 2018. And on Saturday (most definitely), Iowa State will face Northern Iowa for its latest in-test hoops test. Tommy, Randy Peterson and Chris Williams discuss it all.

Duration:00:47:39

'Cyclone Insider': Iowa State is headed to the Liberty Bowl

12/5/2017
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Iowa State is headed to the Liberty Bowl and the guys give you the rundown on all you need to know about the Cyclones' first bowl game since 2012 in this week's episode of Cyclone Insider. The guys also preview Thursday's Iowa and Iowa State hoops game.

Duration:00:39:42

'Cyclone Insider:' It's a big deal for Matt Campbell

11/27/2017
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What does Matt Campbell's new contract do for Iowa State and the football team moving forward? Chris Williams, Tommy Birch and Randy Peterson discuss in our latest show. They also dive into possible bowl destinations for the Cyclones. There are several possibilities.

Duration:00:33:27