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Coaches poll: Kansas is college basketball’s new No. 1 team ahead of Big Monday clash at Iowa State

Kansas took over the No. 1 spot in the USA Today Coaches poll Monday ahead of its 8 p.m. game at Iowa State. The Jayhawks are still No. 2 in the Assoc ...

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Gazette boys’ basketball poll: A pair of new No. 1s

CEDAR RAPIDS - North Linn and Pella Christian have stepped to the head of their classes. They're the new Class 1A and 2A No. 1s in the latest Gazette ...

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Girls basketball: Mock regional pairings

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union will release girls' basketball regional pairings next week for the small schools, the following week for the ...

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Area boys’ basketball standings

Area boys' basketball conference standings, through Sunday. MVC MISSISSIPPI DIVISON Conf. All Iowa City West 6-1 8-1 Cedar Rapids Jefferson 4-2 7-3 ...

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Iowa receiver Jay Scheel announces retirement from football

Iowa receiver Jay Scheel announced on Instagram he is stepping away from football because of injuries. "This was the most difficult decision in my li ...

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UNI blows out Drake for first Valley win, 79-60

CEDAR FALLS - Early aggressive defense and a productive Bennett Koch were more than enough to get Northern Iowa men's basketball its first Missouri Va ...

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Northwestern 89, Iowa 54: 3 Takeaways, Highlights

EVANSTON, Ill. -- The Iowa men's basketball team was crushed Sunday night at Northwestern, 89-54. Here are three quick takeaways from the game. 1. O ...

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Top-ranked Oklahoma State drops No. 3 Iowa, 24-11

Most of the close matches ended in Oklahoma State's favor. So did the final score, which wasn't so close. The top-ranked Cowboys won seven matches, ...

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Marion’s John Hanson answers nature’s call

Editor's note: John Lawrence Hanson, Ed.D., of Marion teaches U.S. history with an emphasis on environmental issues at Linn-Mar High School. We waite ...

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'Pretty much everything' goes wrong for 'disjointed' Iowa in rout at Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. - Iowa men's basketball coach Fran McCaffery didn't have much to say after his Hawkeyes got ran out of Welsh-Ryan Arena to the tune of ...

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Iowa State learning from loss at TCU, faces quick turnaround against likely-No. 1 Kansas

AMES - The decision every team has to make after a rough performance is whether to flush it and look forward, or use the displeasure to your advantage ...

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Area girls basketball statistical leaders

Area girls basketball statistical leaders, through games played Saturday, Jan. 14: POINTS PER GAME 5. Jessica Musgrave, South Tama 23.2 9. Ashley J ...

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Second-half superiority lifts No. 3 Maryland over Iowa

IOWA CITY - Brenda Frese piloted the Maryland Terrapins to a national championship 11 years ago. It's clear that this year's team is capable of making ...

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Mary Crompton scores 39 points in Regina’s 78-59 win over Cascade

IOWA CITY - Early in No. 1 Iowa City Regina's 78-59 win over No. 10 Cascade in Class 2A girls' basketball action, it was obvious the Regals' Mary Crom ...

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Iowa State falls at TCU, 84-77

Forward Vlad Brodziansky topped hot-shooting Texas Christian with 25 points on 11-of-14 shooting in an 84-77 win over visiting Iowa State in a Big 12 ...

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