Pollard and Coaches Provide Tailgate Breakfasts
AMES, Iowa -- Iowa State athletics director Jamie Pollard, Cyclone men's basketball coach Greg McDermott, head women's basketball coach Bill Fennelly and wrestling head coach Cael Sanderson were up early -- real early. The ISU quartet joined thousands of Cyclone fans and yes, a few Hawks Saturday before the sun was up in the student tailgate areas near Jack Trice Stadium. The group of
"It was great mixing with the fans," Sanderson said. "They consumed all the food. We are grateful that Ty Stewart was willing to do this."
The Cyclone group spent nearly an hour going through the tailgate area, talking to fans and handing out the McDonald's meals. Fans had arrived in RV's, rebuilt old school buses, cars, jeeps, campers and top-of-the-line luxury buses. Some fans even had satellite dishes to watch a wide variety of games from across the country.