Iowa rides tough, closes strong to thump Iowa State

AMES - The final two minutes of the opening match told the tale, set the tone or whatever sports cliche you want to insert.

In a battle bet ... »

Wrestling connects Clark and Meyer

IOWA CITY - Cory Clark and Alex Meyer aren't cut from the same cloth, but they share one common thread.

Wrestling has tied them together si ... »

Relaxed and healthy Burak starts strong

IOWA CITY - Nathan Burak paced in the tunnel and slightly drilled moves from his feet.

As important as his physical preparation, it may not ... »

Hawkeyes escape Western Illinois in OT

IOWA CITY - Once Whitney Jennings provided a reprieve, all doubt vanished.

Jennings swished a 3-pointer with 5 seconds left in regulation, ... »

Cooper looks to capitalize on last chance

IOWA CITY - Edwin Cooper owns a distinguished resume.

He is a national champion and an NCAA runner-up, but those accomplishments came at a ... »

Slow starts no reason for ‘red alerts’ — yet

IOWA CITY - It's too early to call it a trend. And, according to Lisa Bluder, it's too early for concern.

"It's something we're going to ad ... »

Iowa looks to solidify lineup

IOWA CITY - Question marks in the University of Iowa wrestling lineup could have answers.

Plenty of options remain and even more work ... »

Brooks collects another weekly honor

Sammy Brooks made an impression and received another honor with his first win of the season.

The University of Iowa junior was named B ... »

Hawkeyes move to second in latest coaches poll

The University of Iowa received a boost from its season-opening victory.

The Hawkeyes jumped two spots and are second in the recent USA Tod ... »

Brooks earns USA Wrestling honor

The hot start for University of Iowa junior Sammy Brooks has garnered a national honor.

USA Wrestling announced Monday that Brooks was name ... »

Brooks sparks Iowa, record crowd in win over Oklahoma State

IOWA CITY - The moment and the atmosphere consumed Sam Brooks.

The University of Iowa 184-pounder couldn't resist demonstrating his excitem ... »

Area preps sign letters of intent

Several Gazette-area athletes signed national letters of intent, including Cedar Rapids Prairie volleyball player Kate Busswitz and Jefferso ... »

Iowa wanted record in rightful place

IOWA CITY - For decades, the University of Iowa has set the bar when it comes to wrestling attendance.

Fans have flocked to Carver-Haw ... »

Illinois fires athletics director Thomas

Illinois athletic director Mike Thomas was fired Monday, the same day the university released a detailed report on mistreatment of student-athletes ... »

UNI basketball hits game week fresh off preseason test

CEDAR FALLS - Exhibition games and #x201c;secret#x201d; scrimmages: done. It's regular season basketball time for Northern Iowa men's basket ... »