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  • McCaffery wins No. 350 as Iowa pounds Marquette

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Fran McCaffrey reached a milestone, but enjoyed how his Iowa team played even more.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • Newton’s Jenkins signs to play Creighton softball

    Versatility is a premium for any athlete.Newton High senior Sydney Jenkins has versatility in spades ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Woman reports rape at Nebraska standouts’ home

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police said Tuesday they were investigating a report of a sexual assault at the residence of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Twenty-one area athletes land on 2A District 7 football squad

    Prairie City-Monroe’s football team made marked improvements in turnover margin this past season, and that helped the Mustangs climb to the runner-up ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Five area athletes earn all-HOIC recognition

    Five athletes from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe were recently honored by coaches in the Heart of Iowa Conference.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Undefeated Iowa stays at No. 5 in CFB rankings, top four stay the same

    Clemson, Alabama, Ohio State and Notre Dame remained at the top of the College Football Playoff selection committee rankings.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:36 am
  • Three area gridders selected to participate in all-star game

    A new all-star football game has been created. The River Battle Bowl will take place Nov. 28 at Omaha Central’s Seeman Stadium in Omaha, Neb., and thr ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Bohannon, Jesperson lead Panther men over Stephen F. Austin

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — Matt Bohannon and Paul Jesperson scored 15 points apiece and Jeremy Morgan and Wes Washpun had 14 each, leading Northern Iowa to a ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • Big 12 bowl eligibility at five teams, with West Virginia one win away

    West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen will finally talk about the Mountaineers’ chances to get into a bowl this season.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Cubs’ Bryant, Astros’ Correa voted top MLB rookies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Big expectations followed Kris Bryant and Carlos Correa from the moment each was drafted just a few years ago.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Browns to start Manziel at quarterback

    BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel is no longer just a celebrated backup for the Browns.The second-ye ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Newton trio, coach on Team Iowa sixth-grade football squad

    Zay Arguello, Austin Brady and Evan Grimm have worn the Newton football uniform the past couple of years. This weekend, the three Newton players don t ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Hawkeyes come through in huge sports weekend

    There was nearly 113,000 fans in Kinnick Stadium at some point Saturday. It could have been regarded as the biggest day in Iowa athletics history.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • No. 7 Iowa State eclipses 100 points in home-opening win over Chicago State

    AMES (AP) — Jameel McKay struggled on offense in Iowa State’s opener. He responded by dunking his way to the best scoring night of his career.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • Missouri coach Gary Pinkel tearfully talks about leaving

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Stepping off the podium, Gary Pinkel dried his eyes, put on a happy face and let his wife do the talking.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:50 am