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"It was emotional afterward because we lost a game we should have won and we didn't know what was going to happen to our coach. It was the low point of my career, but then everything ended up great because two weeks later, Gene Smith gave Coach Mac a contract extension."
Times have changed since Cyclones' last trip to Norman
Des Moines Register

"He makes runs like that quite often. It was an exceptional play."
Wallace biggest focus of Oklahoma game plan
Ames Tribune

He has gone from being a nobody to being somebody. Heisman voters no longer say "Seneca who?'' but now are saying just "Seneca." No last name necessary.
Doxsie: Highlight-reel play lands Wallace in spotlight
Quad City Times

McCarney expresses pleasure with team
Cedar Rapids Gazette

"Nobody in the country is playing the stretch we're playing over the next few weeks."
Iowa State embarks schedule's toughest stretch
Kansas City Star

"What I've learned from him, I'm going to take for the rest of my life. I know that I'm going to be a successful person because I was involved in this thing with coach McCarney and I learned how to work."
ISU coach deserving of big raise
Iowa State Daily

"There's tremendous talent. They've got a great scheme and they play with as much relentless effort as anybody you'll see in college football. They are just absolutely non-stop -- they're relentless and they're tough."
Sooner front worrysome to Cyclones
Iowa State Daily

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