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No. 15 TCU without Miles in 76-72 win over West Virginia

Feb. 01, 2023 00:40 AM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Damion Baugh had 16 points and 10 assists, big man Eddie Lampkin Jr. made an unexpected return from injury and 15th-ranked TCU overcame the absence of top scorer Mike Miles Jr. to beat West Virginia 76-72 on Tuesday night. “We’re fighters, no matter...

Sandfort, Rebraca spark Iowa past Northwestern, 86-70

Jan. 31, 2023 23:47 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Peyton Sandfort and Filip Rebraca combined to score 20 points over the final seven minutes of the game to allow Iowa to pull away from Northwestern for an 86-70 victory on Tuesday night. The Big Ten Conference game was originally scheduled for Jan. 18 but...

Williams scores 26, No. 20 Oklahoma women beat TCU 101-78

Jan. 31, 2023 21:32 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Madi Williams scored 11 of her 26 points in the first half to help No. 20 Oklahoma roll past TCU 101-78 on Tuesday night and snap a two-game skid. Williams was 3 of 4 from the floor with a 3-pointer in the first half and made all four of her free throws as the...

Texas Tech rallies from 23 down, beats No. 13 Iowa St. in OT

Jan. 31, 2023 11:19 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech coach Mark Adams was just happy fans stuck around for the biggest comeback in school history, and the first Big 12 win of the season for a Sweet 16 team from a year ago. The Red Raiders erased a 23-point deficit after halftime to end an eight-game...

In Iowa, potential 2024 GOP Trump challengers quiet for now

Jan. 31, 2023 00:41 AM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — By this time four years ago, at least a dozen Democratic presidential hopefuls eager to make their case against Donald Trump had either visited Iowa or announced plans to soon visit the leadoff voting state ahead of the 2020 election. Iowa’s campaign...

Youth program leader hurt in school shooting out of hospital

Jan. 30, 2023 16:23 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The founder of an educational program for at-risk youth in Des Moines has been released from the hospital, his family said Monday, a week after he was wounded and two students were shot dead. Will Keeps, 49, a former Chicago gang member who moved to Iowa and...

Purdue a unanimous No. 1 in AP Top 25; Vols up to No. 2

Jan. 30, 2023 13:01 PM EST

Purdue became this season's first unanimous No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll Monday after wins over Michigan and Michigan State last week as chaos ensued behind the Boilermakers among other ranked teams. More than half of Top 25 teams lost, including...

Super Bowl 57: Chiefs, Eagles meet for title in Arizona

Jan. 29, 2023 23:36 PM EST

Patrick Mahomes finally got the best of Joe Burrow. All he needed was a little shove. Harrison Butker made a 45-yard field goal with 3 seconds left — after Cincinnati's Joseph Ossai was flagged for a 15-yard penalty for shoving Mahomes after he was out of bounds —...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Jan. 30, 2023 07:11 AM EST

Des Moines Register. January 29, 2023. Editorial: Celebrate cycling by committing to safety The Iowa Code elevates all sorts of interests above cyclists’ interest in not being mowed down by drivers. July will mark 50 years since the idea that became...

Brock Purdy, 49ers ousted by Eagles in NFC title game

Jan. 29, 2023 20:22 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brock Purdy’s magical run from being the last pick in the NFL draft to winning his first seven starts for the San Francisco 49ers ended when Haason Reddick knocked him out in the first quarter of the NFC championship game. Purdy was forced to return in the...