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  • Not a typical sports journalist; more than that

    We all use stereotypes. We make natural assumptions. We do it concerning athletes. We do it concerni ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Cyclones first upset victim

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Georges Niang sat bent over with a towel draped over his head and his face in his hands. Iowa State’s All-Big 12 forward was at ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Ohio State rides strong start for NCAA wrestling team lead

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ohio State carried the momentum of a strong start to the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships into the evening session Thursday.
    March 20, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Tigerhawk teams find success at SICL indoor meet

    GRINNELL — Starting next fall, Colfax-Mingo athletics will move into the South Iowa Cedar League.Thu ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Short-handed Raiders finalize indoor season at Central

    PELLA — Once again missing athletes for various reasons, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter track and field teams still found a way to find success at an indo ...
    March 20, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Wood’s shooting touch nets NHS scoring marks

    Points piled up by the ones, twos and threes. There were even occasional four-point plays.When it al ...
    March 19, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Niang healthy, Iowa State driven in Cyclones’ NCAA return

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Fred Hoiberg remembers the moment as if it happened yesterday and not last year.
    March 19, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Newton’s Humphrey, Bailey earn all-district bowling honors

    Newton High’s junior Madison Humphrey and senior Erica Bailey recently were recognized for their 2014-15 bowling season. The two Cardinal bowlers were ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • NCAA tourney presents Big 12 with opportunity to validate status as best league

    The Big 12 again has seven teams in the NCAA Tournament.Regular-season champion Kansas is a No. 2 se ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • CMB boys claim two top-10 finishes at ISU Classic

    AMES — A pair of top-10 finishes highlighted the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys’ track team’s day at the annual Iowa State Indoor Classic on Tuesday.
    March 18, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • Hampton goes wire-to-wire, Ole Miss rallies to beat BYU

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Let this be a lesson to the 64 NCAA Tournament teams yet to take the floor: A quick start means a lot. A great finish is even bett ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Fifth-seeded UNI embraces spotlight

    DES MOINES (AP) — Northern Iowa has always been an underdog in the NCAA Tournament.Not this year.Eve ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Sanford Pentagon to host Iowa State-Colorado men’s game in November

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls will host a men’s basketball matchup between Iowa State and Colorado late this year.
    March 18, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Kentucky goes wire to wire as No. 1 in AP poll

    Kentucky, the overall top seed in the NCAA Tournament, is the first team in 23 years to be No. 1 in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll from ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Four Cardinals garner LHC basketball honors

    Tyler Wood not only put his imprint on Newton High School basketball, he put his imprint on Little Hawkeye Conference basketball the past four years.
    March 17, 2015 - 10:43 am
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