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West battles past Xavier, 44-35

CEDAR RAPIDS - They call them #x201c;50-50 balls,#x201d; those loose balls for the taking by either team.They didn't seem 50-50 to Tom Lilly.#x201c;It ...

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Allen Lazard sets aside NFL for now, will return to Iowa State

AMES - As much as Allen Lazard potentially stood to gain from going pro, he felt he could gain even more by returning to college. Iowa State's junior ...

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Xavier hoping for another successful boys’ basketball campaign

CEDAR RAPIDS - Michael Jordan once said, #x201c;Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.#x201d;With the new season, the Xa ...

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How they’re doing: Catching up with former Eastern Iowa preps

Iowa colleges - Coe's Holly Wisnousky of Fairfax (C.R. Prairie) and Jean Springsteen of Lisbon earned all-Iowa Conference academic honors in women's c ...

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2 straight wins for Cedar Rapids RoughRiders

MADISON, Wis. - The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders spotted the Madison Capitols an early goal Friday night but scored the final four of a 4-1 win. It's the ...

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McCaffery happy with lineup change as Iowa welcomes Omaha

IOWA CITY - In the days before the Iowa men's basketball team went on the road to Notre Dame, Coach Fran McCaffery said he was contemplating a change ...

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Iowa City West wins easily, as sophomore Patrick McCaffery shows off improved game

IOWA CITY - This is not the same Patrick McCaffery we saw last season.For one thing, there's more of him. The Iowa City West sophomore said he has gai ...

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Tom Brands earns 200th career dual victory as Iowa downs South Dakota State

Third-ranked Iowa defeated No. 20 South Dakota State, 29-8, in a dual Friday night in Brookings, S.D. The win was the 200th dual meet coaching victory ...

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Hlas: Basically, college football awards are publicity stunts

I'd go all bowl-conjecture as we near Selection Sunday, but that's a losing game. Maybe it will be Iowa against Washington State in the Holiday Bowl. ...

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East Buchanan breaks through

Before it could win, East Buchanan had to learn to compete. And now, the Buccaneers have done both. An influx of promising young talent helped East ...

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Iowa State, UNI fall in NCAA volleyball first round

Northern Iowa pushed the match to a fifth set, but lost 25-16, 25-20, 24-26, 14-25, 15-12 to No. 21 Creighton in the first round of the NCAA Tournamen ...

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No. 21 Iowa State drops overtime game to Cincinnati, 55-54

AMES - Iowa State had two looks at game-winning plays. Both possessions played out exactly the same way. Desperation 3-pointers fell helplessly to th ...

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Iowa Athletics Department still playing bowl waiting game

IOWA CITY - The Iowa Athletics Department does not know where the Hawkeye football team will be headed for their bowl game. The days of "backroom" de ...

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Chase McLaughlin takes care of business for Lisbon

LISBON - Chase McLaughlin has some business to tend to for his senior season. Lisbon's returning state runner-up would possess the same attitude, if ...

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Indiana, Kevin Wilson part ways; defensive coordinator Tom Allen takes over

Kevin Wilson resigned as head football coach at Indiana, and defensive coordinator Tom Allen was promoted to head coach on a permanent basis, the scho ...

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