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Northern Iowa hosts DeVries and Drake

Feb. 24, 2024 03:54 AM EST

Drake Bulldogs (23-5, 14-3 MVC) at Northern Iowa Panthers (15-13, 9-8 MVC) Cedar Falls, Iowa; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bulldogs -1.5; over/under is 143 BOTTOM LINE: Drake visits the Northern Iowa Panthers after Tucker DeVries scored...

Shannon leads No. 12 Illinois against Iowa

Feb. 24, 2024 03:50 AM EST

Iowa Hawkeyes (16-11, 8-8 Big Ten) at Illinois Fighting Illini (19-7, 10-5 Big Ten) Champaign, Illinois; Saturday, 2:15 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Fighting Illini -9.5; over/under is 166.5 BOTTOM LINE: No. 12 Illinois takes on the Iowa Hawkeyes...

EPA approves year-round sales of higher ethanol blend in 8 Midwest states

Feb. 23, 2024 10:58 AM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Drivers in eight Midwestern states will be able to fuel up with a higher blend of ethanol throughout the year under a final rule announced Thursday by the Environmental Protection Agency. The biofuels industry and farming groups, with support of Midwest...

Caitlin Clark is chasing more scoring records. What's next for the Iowa star?

Feb. 23, 2024 10:24 AM EST

Caitlin Clark of Iowa has extended her NCAA career scoring record in women's basketball to 3,593 points and is now 57 points away from her next milestone — Lynette Woodard's major college scoring record. LAST TIME OUT Clark, last year's AP player of the year, finished...

No. 14 Indiana frustrates Caitlin Clark en route to 86-69 win over No. 4 Iowa

Feb. 23, 2024 08:38 AM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana made Caitlin Clark fight for every point. The 14th-ranked Hoosiers' relentlessly physical defense finally derailed the top women's basketball scorer in NCAA Division I history. A frustrated Clark endured a rare off-night while Sara...

Shannon leads No. 12 Illinois against Iowa

Feb. 23, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Iowa Hawkeyes (16-11, 8-8 Big Ten) at Illinois Fighting Illini (19-7, 10-5 Big Ten) Champaign, Illinois; Saturday, 2:15 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 12 Illinois faces the Iowa Hawkeyes after Terrence Shannon Jr. scored 35 points in Illinois' 90-89 loss to the Penn State...

Heise and Northern Iowa host Drake

Feb. 23, 2024 03:44 AM EST

Drake Bulldogs (23-5, 14-3 MVC) at Northern Iowa Panthers (15-13, 9-8 MVC) Cedar Falls, Iowa; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Northern Iowa hosts the Drake Bulldogs after Nate Heise scored 20 points in Northern Iowa's 81-73 loss to the Illinois State Redbirds. ...

Data from phone, Apple Watch help lead police to suspects in Iowa woman's death

Feb. 22, 2024 15:08 PM EST

MARENGO, Iowa (AP) — Data from an iPhone and Apple Watch helped lead police to suspects after a woman's body was found in an Iowa lake, authorities said. Iowa County Sheriff Robert Rotter on Tuesday identified the victim as 20-year-old Melody M. Hoffman of Marion, Iowa. Her body...

A US company is accused of illegally hiring children to clean meat processing plants

Feb. 22, 2024 13:10 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. authorities have accused another sanitation company of illegally hiring at least two dozen children to clean dangerous meat processing facilities, the latest example of illegal child labor that officials say is increasingly common. The Labor Department...

Jake Waters is promoted from quality control staffer to running backs coach at Iowa State

Feb. 22, 2024 12:37 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Jake Waters has been promoted to Iowa State running backs coach after working as a senior offensive quality control staff member the past three years, Cyclones coach Matt Campbell announced Thursday. Waters, an ISU graduate assistant in 2017, coached tight ends,...