It's become a late summer tradition that Iowa State would like to break.
If it's the middle of August, the Cyclones are in the middle of yet another quarterback controversy.
Iowa State is again unsettled at the game's most important position.
The Cyclones have narrowed their choices down to junior Sam Richardson and sophomore Grant Rohach, and coach Paul Rhoads said Thursday that he'll name a starter by Monday.
Iowa State opens the season at home on Aug. 30 against FCS power North Dakota State.