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  • 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 - 10:59 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 - 10:59 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 - 10:59 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
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling

    March 4Women’s Wednesday Morning CoffeeNewton Daily News 2, Steppin Out Dance 2Newton Daily News — 2 ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • Moffitt parlays Atlanta finish into deal with Front Row

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brett Moffitt opened the year with exactly one race on his 2015 schedule, the Sprint Cup race at Atlanta as the replacement dri ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • New OF Heyward brings needed presence to Cardinals

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Jason Heyward can provide both a veteran presence and youth to the St. Louis Cardinals.
    March 5, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Iowa tops Indiana

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Coach Fran McCaffery saw things in Iowa’s 77-63 win over the Indiana Hoosiers that can help the surging Hawkeyes get on track ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Three Cardinal girls claim LHC honors

    Michaela Jacobsen has been a force on the Newton High School girls’ basketball team the past three seasons. As a freshman, she paid her dues, but did ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:33 am
  • Northern Iowa’s Tuttle named Misssouri Valley player of year

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Northern Iowa forward Seth Tuttle, the Missouri Valley’s active leader in scoring and rebounding, is the conference player of the yea ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Royals largely settled as spring training opener nears

    SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — For decades, the Kansas City Royals headed to spring training full of uncertainty.
    March 4, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Iowa to honor Marble on Saturday

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa will honor Roy Marble, the program’s leading scorer, in a pregame ceremony on Saturday.
    March 4, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • St. Louis’ Adam Wainwright throws first bullpen work since injury last week

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Adam Wainwright bumped fists and smiled following a short bullpen session on Monday, the first since straining his abdominal musc ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Top-ranked Kentucky escapes Georgia with second-half comeback

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — No. 1 Kentucky overcame a nine-point deficit in the second half to keep its perfect season intact, beating Georgia 72-64 on Tuesday ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:02 am
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