Iowa State women's basketball forward Izzi Zingaro leaving.
Izzi Zingaro, a junior forward, is leaving the Iowa State women's basketball p
Zingaro is stepping away to focus on her health and graduating in May.
She did not play in Iowa State's first regular-season game and is not expected
Zingaro appeared in 44 games over three seasons and averaged 2.8 points and 2.
0 rebounds per game.
Her best season was in 2022-23 when she scored a career-high 11 points and gra
bbed six rebounds in a game against Kansas.
Zingaro's departure adds to the list of players who have left the team since l
The Cyclones were already expected to have a rebuilding season with the departu
re of star player Ashley Joens.
The team also faced challenges with the absence of star point guard Emily Ryan
due to a health-related issue.