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  • Harvick grabs 1st win of season at Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — After winning the Sprint Cup championship in their first season together, Kevin Harvick and his team came up with a new set of goals ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • No. 17 Iowa State grabs two seed after victory over TCU

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Iowa State has already experienced quite a bit of March madness, and the Cyclones haven’t even started the postseason yet.
    March 9, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Cowgirls end Iowa State’s Big 12 Tourney run early

    DALLAS (AP) — Roshunda Johnson scored 20 points and Brittney Martin added 17 to lead fourth-seeded Oklahoma State to a 67-58 win over No. 5 seed Iowa  ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • White stays hot in Iowa’s Senior Day triumph over Northwestern

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Last season, Iowa was defined by its late collapse.This year’s Hawkeyes are finishi ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Ohio State tops No. 14 Iowa 91-85 in B1G semifinals

    HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Kelsey Mitchell scored 29 points for the second night in a row, Alexa Hart added 24 and the Ohio State women topped No. 1 ...
    March 9, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Sports journalism and social media: improvise, adapt, overcome

    Social media. Those two words scare me as a journalist, especially as a sports print journalist.I kn ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Newton, others open short indoor track season Monday

    Youth will be the driving force for Newton High’s track teams in 2015. The Cardinal girls’ and girls’ team return some top talent from last year to le ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:48 am
  • Arch Madness begins

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — This time last year, Wichita State was keeping light-hearted track of its unbeaten streak with names attached to the numbers — Michae ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Baylor women going for fifth straight Big 12 tourney title

    There is nothing unusual about Baylor going into the Big 12 women’s tournament already with a trophy.
    March 6, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Bradley ends Drake’s season at Valley tourney

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tramique Sutherland hit two free throws with two seconds left in overtime Thursday and 10th-seeded Bradley beat seventh-seeded Drake ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Northern Iowa’s Jacobson named MCV coach of year

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Northern Iowa’s Ben Jacobson has been named Missouri Valley Conference coach of the year for the third time in seven seasons.
    March 6, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Iowa’s White surpassed all expectations

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Senior forward Aaron White arrived in Iowa City as a scrawny kid that few outside of suburban Cleveland had ever heard of.
    March 6, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Prosecutors: No criminal charge for Kurt Busch

    DOVER, Del. (AP) — NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will not face criminal charges over claims by his ex-girlfriend that he smashed her head into a bedroom wa ...
    March 6, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Play ball! Quickly!

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — With large, glowing red numbers, the timer on the center-field wall at Goodyear Ballpark ticked down Tuesday, counting off seco ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Newton’s Wood signs to play William Penn football

    Tyler Wood is a multi-sport athlete. He has excelled in all three sports — football, basketball and baseball — in his four years at Newton High School ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:26 am
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