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  • Tomlinson, Warner, Dawkins are Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists

    First-year eligibles LaDainian Tomlinson, Jason Taylor and Brian Dawkins are among 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:14 am
  • No. 2 Baylor holds off Cyclones’ upset bid

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Manu Lecomte was struggling with his shot most of the game. Yet, the ball was in the point guard’s hands with the game on the line ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:14 am
  • Loyola keeps UNI in reverse

    CHICAGO (AP) — Donte Ingram scored 25 points and Milton Doyle flirted with a triple-double with 13 points, eight rebounds and eight assists as Loyola ...
    Jan. 5, 2017 - 10:15 am
  • Fifth-ranked Grinnell decks Newton girls in LHC action

    Newton High’s Cardinal girls had not played at home since Nov. 19. They finally stepped back on their home basketball court Tuesday against Class 4A f ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:46 am
  • Alabama-Clemson 2: New characters, plot lines

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — As with any sequel, Alabama-Clemson II will have some new characters and fresh plot lines.
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Cardinal boys net LHC win over Tigers

    Trey Vanderlaan drained two 3-pointers in a 10-point opening flurry by Newton High’s Cardinals Tuesday against visiting Grinnell’s Tigers. Vanderlaan ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:57 am
  • PCM girls cruise past South Hamilton

    JEWELL — The Prairie City-Monroe girls basketball team got back on the winning track Tuesday, returning from the holiday break with a 58-18 win over S ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • No. 13 Wisconsin grinds out win at No. 25 Indiana

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Ethan Happ scored 19 points and Bronson Koenig added 17 on Tuesday night to lead No. 13 Wisconsin past No. 25 Indiana 75-68.
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Gophers fire coach Tracy Claeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota fired coach Tracy Claeys Tuesday, just more than two weeks after the football program became embroiled in a standoff with ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • Villanova is No. 1 for fifth week, Baylor moves up to second

    Villanova’s impressive win at No. 10 Creighton kept the Wildcats at No. 1 for a fifth straight week, while Baylor made the jump from fourth to second.
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Tigerhawk boys rout Iowa Valley

    MARENGO — Colfax-Mingo junior Jarod Nichols scored 26 points for the third straight game, and the Tigerhawk boys basketball team routed Iowa Valley 61 ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • Lynnville-Sully teams notch road wins in SICL

    THORNBURG — Lynnville-Sully’s girls and boys began 2017 the way they ended the 2016 portion of the basketball season. The ranked Hawk basketball teams ...
    Jan. 4, 2017 - 10:59 am
  • Gators down Hawkeyes in Outback Bowl

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — No. 20 Florida dominated the Outback with stingy defense and a persistent offense that did its job, too.
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 11:07 am
  • Oklahoma shuts down Auburn

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Baker Mayfield passed for 296 yards and two touchdowns, including one scoring pass to fellow Heisman Trophy finalist Dede Westbrook ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 10:52 am
  • Lane Kiffin is out as Alabama’s OC for title game

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Lane Kiffin isn’t sticking around to run Alabama’s offense in the national championship game, bringing an end to a successful ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 10:17 am