The two are teammates at Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
The 6-foot-7 Schmidt, a three-star 2015 offensive lineman, has offers from Minnesota, Utah, Washington State, North Carolina and South Dakota State. Christion, an athletic quarterback, also has an offer from SDSU.
Iowa State will have around 15 to 20 athletes at its March 8 Junior Day. On the agenda is the men's basketball game against Oklahoma State at Hilton Coliseum. The Cyclones don't have any commits yet in the 2015 class.
Starting Cyclones center Tom Farniok is also from Sioux Falls, graduating from Washington HS in 2010.