BIG 12 NEWS: Iowa state opens season against Northern Iowa
POSTED: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 9:30am
UPDATED: Friday, August 30, 2013 - 9:31am
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The Iowa State Cyclones will play their season opener against a solid FCS program, Northern Iowa.
In 2011, the last time the Cyclones faced the Panthers, UNI lead Iowa State 19-14 with less than a minute to go. Steele Jantz one-yard touchdown propelled the Cyclones past the Panthers allowing Iowa State to narrowly escape an upset.
Sophomore, Sam Richardson, will take the quarterback reigns for the Cyclones, with only having thrown 79 passes in his career