Thursday's Iowa State sports links

"There were signs last year as a reserve that he was going to be a very good receiver. He's got a burst - he's got big-play ability. This year, his role has increased and he's making the most of it."
Lance Young finding his way
Des Moines Register

"I don't pay any attention to it. I've got my hands more than full, believe me."
McCarney's name brought up in job searches
Ames Tribune

"That's the No. 1 thing I think when I look at the series and what's happened. Physically they've mauled us and dominated us and turned it into a mismatch up front ... You see that when you turn the tape on in recent years."
Solid front needed this weekend in Manhattan
Ames Tribune

"His defense comes to play in a bad mood every Saturday. They don't like to give up first downs, much less points.''
Elliott's defense making mark in Big 12
Quad City Times

"There are no guarantees in life. I don't think about it right now. I want to stay. I just want to be taken care of."
Rumors place Mac as candidate for MSU post
Waterloo Courier

Cyclone A.D. will appease McCarney
Cedar Rapids Gazette

Wide receiver finds home in Ames
Cedar Rapids Gazette

"I love those players over there. They're great kids. But I love these kids, too. I want to win. I want our kids to do well and win. We've got to do our job and do our thing."
K-State defensive coordinator set to face former team
Kansas City Star

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