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Cyclones set sights on winning bowl game

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Iowa State football coach Paul Rhoads takes questions during football media day on Aug. 10 at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, Iowa.

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AMES, Iowa — Even Iowa State knows that it probably won’t win the Big 12 this year.
The Cyclones just want to win a bowl game.
Iowa State went to three bowls in its first four years under coach Paul Rhoads. But the Cyclones fell apart last season, losing seven straight Big 12 games and finishing 3-9 — by far their worst mark for Rhoads.
Iowa State has predictably been picked to finish ninth in the 10-team league, ahead of only Kansas. But Rhoads has set the bar at a postseason victory, which the Cyclones have achieved just once under Rhoads ...

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