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Hlas: Free throws are free money for Peter Jok

IOWA CITY - Someday soon, robots will rule the world. Indiana's men's basketball team must have felt like one was owning them Tuesday night in Carver ...

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Linn-Mar falls short at West Des Moines Dowling, 53-41

WEST DES MOINES - Linn-Mar girls' basketball coach Jaime Brandt never saw her team fold, even in the midst of a six-game losing streak.The Lions were ...

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Fourth-quarter run sends Iowa City West to state

IOWA CITY - After a big push to open the final quarter, the clock couldn't move fast enough for B.J. Mayer.The wait was worth it. Iowa City West is ba ...

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Iowa City High rides runs to state

IOWA CITY - As Iowa City High went on a 12-5 run to end the third quarter in a Class 5A girls' basketball regional final against Ankeny Centennial, th ...

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Updated boys’ basketball postseason schedule

THURSDAY'S CLASS 3A DISTRICT FINALS(All games at 7 p.m.)Metro-AreaCedar Rapids Xavier (11-11) at Mount Vernon (17-5)Decorah (11-11) at Waverly-Shell R ...

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Iowa high school girls’ basketball state tournament brackets

Girls' state basketball tournament pairings have been set as 40 teams across five classes won regionals to advance to Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. ...

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Top-rated Marion returns to state

MARION - The rankings foretold a mismatch. The Marion Indians knew better. "We knew it was going to be a grinder," Marion Coach Corby Laube said aft ...

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Basket, steal by freshman Caitlynn Daniels sends Cedar Rapids Xavier to state

CEDAR RAPIDS - Caitlynn Daniels is still listed as a freshman, but her play suggests she's ahead of the class.The Cedar Rapids Xavier point guard's dr ...

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Iowa reverses overtime fortunes with win against Indiana

IOWA CITY - The Iowa men's basketball team found itself down 13 in the first half. The Hawkeyes were down eight with 4:46 to go. They were down by sev ...

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Xavier’s AJ Helgeson enjoys being the voice of girls’ basketball

CEDAR RAPIDS - Most high schoolers attend basketball games to cheer on a team, but AJ Helgeson is at Xavier High School on game nights for a different ...

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Xavier’s Fulton achieves state tournament goal

CEDAR RAPIDS - Xavier senior Jacob Fulton, who broke a school record with high score of 299 against Iowa City West on Jan. 20 at May City Bowl, is see ...

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Hawkeyes seeking a happier ending at Indiana

IOWA CITY - In hindsight, it wasn't the safest thing to do. After returning home following their second-half collapse at Purdue on Sunday, the Iowa H ...

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Cascade wins a triple-OT 2A district final thriller over Dyersville Beckman

MANCHESTER - Johnny Supple got done being interviewed and began to walk back toward his locker room. Then he suddenly stopped, turned and headed towar ...

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Iowa trying to stay mentally sharp as season winds down

IOWA CITY - With every loss Iowa men's basketball team has taken in the last month or so, the chances of postseason play - even in the NIT - have dwin ...

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Right now, NIT is hard for Hawkeyes to reach

No one clamors for NIT bracketology. Anywhere. Ever. For a lot of teams, the NIT is a letdown. It's filler programming for ESPN on nights without NCA ...

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