Iowa State women's basketball roster projections and breakdown for the 2024–25 season

Stanford, California - The season was barely over,

But Iowa State women's basketball coach Bill Fennelly couldn't avoid talking about one of the program's biggest concerns heading into the offseason.

Fennelly had to undergo a massive overhaul of its roster after five players entered the transfer portal

It is already bracing itself for more changes to deal with cyclones.

Fennelly said after his team's 87-81 loss to Stanford in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

This is life in the transfer-portal era

But how much the Cyclones change in the offseason will be important

Iowa State is already losing key contributors Nymer Dew and Hannah Belanger,

Who finished his college career with the Cyclones.

But barring any major developments, Iowa State will return a strong portion of its roster from this successful season.