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No. 18 Wisconsin rallies past Iowa 28-17

Sep. 23, 2018 12:26 AM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — With their season on the line in late September, Wisconsin showed that the Big Ten West will likely run through Madison yet again. Alex Hornibrook threw a 17-yard TD pass to A.J. Taylor with 57 seconds left and No. 18 Wisconsin bounced back from last week's loss by rallying past Iowa...

Dunne leads N Iowa in 44-0 shutout of Hampton

Sep. 22, 2018 8:25 PM EDT

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Eli Dunne threw three touchdown passes, Trevor Allen and Marcus Weymiller each ran for a score and Northern Iowa forced five turnovers in shutting out Hampton 44-0 on Saturday. Dunne hit Elias Nissen with a 12-yard TD pass on the Panthers' opening possession, then Chris Kolarevic's...

Iowa State holds off Akron 26-13

Sep. 22, 2018 4:52 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State finally broke into the win column in 2018, relying on defense and its kicker to carry an underwhelming and, at times, uninspired offense. Zeb Noland threw for 233 yards and a touchdown, David Montgomery had 107 yards rushing and a score and Iowa State held off Akron 26-13 on...

Iowa State honors slain golfer before Akron football game

Sep. 22, 2018 4:14 PM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday. Iowa State's band used a formation that spelled out Barquin's initials, and both teams wore a decal on their helmets in her memory. A tribute to...

Records: Suspect in golfer's death struggled after prison

Sep. 21, 2018 1:13 PM EDT

Police in an Iowa college town had repeated interactions with a troubled drifter in the weeks between his departure from prison and his alleged killing of a star golfer from Spain, records show. Ames police reports show that 22-year-old Collin Richards struggled with drug and alcohol abuse, mental health problems...

Iowa State to honor slain golfer before game vs. Akron

Sep. 21, 2018 2:49 AM EDT

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State community will close out a horrible week by coming together to watch the Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium on Saturday. The matchup with Akron will be more about helping the school, alumni and fans remember one of their own. Former Big 12 champion golfer Celia Barquin...

No. 18 Wisconsin, Iowa set for Big Ten West showdown

Sep. 21, 2018 2:47 AM EDT

The first Big Ten game of the season for No. 18 Wisconsin and Iowa could end up being the biggest one in the West division this season. The Badgers (2-1), despite getting upset by BYU last weekend, still look like the class of the struggling West. But Iowa (3-0) and its dominant defense look like Wisconsin's most...

Contempt charge against reporter dropped in 'Bachelor' case

Sep. 20, 2018 11:32 PM EDT

INDEPENDENCE, Iowa (AP) — A contempt charge has been dismissed against a former Iowa television reporter who was accused of violating a judge's order last year not to take courtroom video of "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that a judge dropped the charge against...

Sergio Garcia dedicates round to slain college golfer

Sep. 20, 2018 11:24 PM EDT

VILAMOURA, Portugal (AP) — Sergio Garcia dedicated his round Thursday in the Portugal Masters to the Spanish women's college golfer killed in Iowa. Celia Barquin Arozamena, the Big 12 champion this year for Iowa State, was found stabbed to death Monday. "It was nice to shoot a nice score and dedicate it to...

Ethics panel: Reynolds OK to take 9 rides on private jets

Sep. 20, 2018 7:12 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds did nothing wrong in accepting nine rides on private jets in the last 14 months, a state ethics board said Thursday, concluding they were legitimate in-kind campaign contributions allowable under Iowa's gift law. The Iowa Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Board...