FanShot

Iowa State head coach Bill Fennelly battling cancerous lesion

+

From Iowa State: AMES, Iowa - Iowa State head women's basketball coach Bill Fennelly will begin treatment for an invasive cancerous lesion on his vocal cords after doctors found it during a recent exam. He will undergo radiation treatments for five weeks beginning later this month and doctors indicate a full recovery is expected. "It is important for me to face this health challenge head on and continue to work with my staff and student-athletes," Fennelly said. "My family and I appreciate the support of our friends and Cyclone Nation." Fennelly, entering his 17th season as Cyclone coach, has received approval from his doctors and family to continue coaching without interruption. Fennelly and Iowa State will have no further comment. Additionally, Iowa State practices will be closed until further notice.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Swish Appeal

You must be a member of Swish Appeal to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Swish Appeal. You should read them.

Join Swish Appeal

You must be a member of Swish Appeal to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Swish Appeal. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker