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  • Now it's time to dive into the college playoff

    The college football playoff committee will announce its latest rankings tonight and this is really the first one we should be paying attention to.
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 8:34 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls’ junior varsity wins

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s junior varsity girls overpowered visiting Pleasantville, 46-16, Monday night.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Newton freshman girls hit free throws late to win

    JOHNSTON — With a minute remaining in the game, Newton High’s freshman girls got the job done at the free-throw line. The Cardinals hit four free thro ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • UNI's Tuttle named MVC Player of the Week

    CEDAR FALLS — For the fourth time in his career, Northern Iowa forward Seth Tuttle has been named Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball player o ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • Iowa beats Iowa State 28-8 in wrestling

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Top-ranked Iowa topped Iowa State in wrestling for the 11th straight time, winning eight of 10 matches in a 28-8 victory before 11,88 ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Iowa State loses 37-24 to West Virginia

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State had everything going its way for first 18 minutes of its home finale.Then the ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Iowa loses OT heartbreaker to Nebraska 37-34

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa was just under a quarter away from a win that would help ease the sting of a somewhat underwhelming season.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Bo Pelini fired after 7 seasons with Cornhuskers

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The number of wins and losses didn’t get Bo Pelini fired. It was the way some of those losses happened.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • UNI advances in FCS playoffs after rout

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — David Johnson ran for 152 yards and three touchdowns, and had two receptions for 84 yards and a score, to lead Northern Iowa past S ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Iowa takes down Longwood 77-44

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Fran McCaffery’s short-term fix to Iowa’s inconsistent offense is better defense.Aa ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Northern Iowa beats Richmond 55-50

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — Seth Tuttle scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds on Sunday and Northern Iowa held off Richmond 55-50 to start a season 7-0 for ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Jennings nets 19 , No. 17 Iowa tops Gonzaga 79-67

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Whitney Jennings scored 19 points, Samantha Logic added 16 and No. 17 Iowa turned back repeated charges by Gonzaga for a 79-67 win at ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Allowing inner daredevil out from time to time is good for heart, mind and soul

    Being a sports journalist allows my inner daredevil to come out in many ways.I turned 57 Monday. I’v ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Iowa rolls past Northern Illinois 70-49

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa’s Gabe Olaseni inspired his teammates just by playing.Olaseni had 10 points, f ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Unbeaten Northern Iowa tops Northwestern 61-42

    CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Seth Tuttle scored 19 points and Northern Iowa beat Northwestern 61-42 to claim the Cancun Challenge championship.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:29 am
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