Things are starting to take shape for new Iowa State head men's basketball coach Wayne Morgan. He's added two vibrant young coaches to a staff of Bob Sundvold and himself. His recruiting class is intact and the team's non-conference schedule is in the works. CN's Steve Deace and Bill Seals sat down with Morgan Tuesday afternoon for an update on his transition to head coach.
June 17, 2003
A full slate of head coaches took to the podium Monday evening at the Ames/Story County Cyclone Club banquet, as Dan McCarney, Wayne Morgan, Bill Fennelly, K.J. Kindler and Julie Manning all addressed the crowd. Here are some items worth noting.
June 3, 2003
Just when it looked as if the entire Iowa State starting lineup of a year ago would be returning for first-year coach Wayne Morgan, more bad news came about. Wednesday's stunning news of Adam Haluska's transfer now leaves Morgan with a glaring hole in his game rotation this season.
May 29, 2003
New Iowa State head coach Wayne Morgan did something he probably didn't want to do this weekend when JUCO transfer Damion Staple left Ames for Southeastern Illinois. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound power forward arrived home with a release from his scholarship and was now able to pursue other opportunities.
May 19, 2003
New Iowa State head men's basketball coach Wayne Morgan has made his pitch and must have done some convincing on JUCO transfer signee Damion Staple, who has been questioning his initial decision to sign with former men's basketball coach Larry Eustachy.
May 15, 2003
Despite posting a winning record and leading Long Beach State to a conference championship during his first tenure as a Division I head coach from 1996-2002, Wayne Morgan found himself on the outside looking in a year ago at this time. That's where Larry Eustachy came in, offering Morgan an assistant coaching position on his staff.
May 14, 2003