Tuesday's Iowa State sports links

"I'm sure (Troy State) is hoping and wishing that we'll keep talking about Iowa and the highlights of last weekend, and thinking ahead to Nebraska. If we do that, then we'll get knocked silly on Saturday. I've got to send that strong message."
Troy State next on Iowa State's docket
Des Moines Register

"We're the sandwich meat between Iowa and Nebraska, a couple of teams they want to beat as much as anybody. The timing isn't entirely bad."
Timing isn't bad for traveling Troy State
Quad City Times

"No question about it. I'm sure they'll be hoping and wishing that we'll keep thinking about Iowa and reliving that or thinking ahead to Nebraska and we'll just be sitting here and they can come in and knock us silly."
Huskers know all about battle-tested Trojans
Omaha World Herald

Cyclones try not to think of Saturday's opponent as Troy Who?
Cedar Rapids Gazette

Rivalries define college football. Whether it's a border standoff, an intrastate clash or an annual encounter between two powerhouses, it's easy to love the schools that love to hate each other — and even easier to love the trophies each game awards.
Arthur: Great rivalries, trophies special part of college football
Iowa State Daily

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