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Caitlin Clark says it's hard to wrap her head around being called NCAA Div. I top scorer

Mar. 04, 2024 07:50 AM EST

Caitlin Clark broke three major college basketball scoring records in less than three weeks. Finally, the Iowa superstar can take a breath. “I’m so focused on helping this team win and be so great, it’s hard to wrap my head around everything going on,” she...

Trump keeps making incendiary statements. His campaign says that won't change.

Mar. 04, 2024 00:29 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — He’s argued his four criminal indictments and mug shot bolstered his support among Black voters who see him as a victim of discrimination just like them. He’s compared himself to Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died in an Arctic prison...

Born's 19 lead Northern Iowa past Southern Illinois 82-70

Mar. 03, 2024 17:45 PM EST

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Bowen Born's 19 points helped Northern Iowa defeat Southern Illinois 82-70 on Sunday. Born was 5 of 11 shooting, including 2 for 4 from 3-point range, and went 7 for 8 from the line for the Panthers (18-13, 12-8 Missouri Valley Conference). Jacob Hutson...

Iowa's Caitlin Clark breaks Pete Maravich's NCAA Division I scoring record

Mar. 03, 2024 17:39 PM EST

Caitlin Clark stood alone at the free-throw line on Sunday and made the foul shots that put her atop the all-time NCAA Division I scoring chart. The flash and pizzazz of her game have made her the biggest name in all of college basketball. Yet it was two free throws after a technical...

Caitlin Clark achieves final NCAA milestone by passing Maravich as all-time NCAA Division I scorer

Mar. 03, 2024 17:30 PM EST

Caitlin Clark of Iowa has achieved a final NCAA scoring milestone. The Iowa star (3,685 points) has passed the late Pete Maravich of LSU (3,667) and is the career NCAA Division I scoring leader, men or women. Clark announced last week that she will skip her final...

Record-setting Caitlin Clark scores 35 as No. 6 Iowa defeats No. 2 Ohio State 93-83

Mar. 03, 2024 17:11 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Caitlin Clark scored 35 points in her final regular-season home game, becoming the NCAA’s all-time scoring leader in No. 6 Iowa’s 93-83 win over No. 2 Ohio State on Sunday. Hannah Stuelke scored 23 points and Gabbie Marshall added 12 for the Hawkeyes...

A chunk of Republican primary and caucus voters say they wouldn’t vote for Trump as the GOP nominee

Mar. 03, 2024 12:45 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A small but substantial chunk of Republican primary and caucus voters say they would be so dissatisfied if Donald Trump became the party's presidential nominee that they would not vote for him in November's general election, according to AP VoteCast. An analysis...

Southern Illinois faces Northern Iowa, seeks 4th straight home win

Mar. 03, 2024 03:44 AM EST

Northern Iowa Panthers (17-13, 11-8 MVC) at Southern Illinois Salukis (19-11, 11-8 MVC) Carbondale, Illinois; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Salukis -3; over/under is 137.5 BOTTOM LINE: Southern Illinois hosts Northern Iowa trying to extend...

Josh Dix scores 24, Payton Sandfort 23 to help Iowa beat Northwestern 87-80

Mar. 02, 2024 20:00 PM EST

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Josh Dix scored a career-high 24 points, Payton Sandfort added 23 and Iowa beat Northwestern 87-80 Saturday night. Dix made 9 of 13 from the field and 4 of 5 from 3-point range. Sanfort finished 7-of-14 shooting, 4 of 8 from behind the arc, with six assists...

WNBA teams see increase in ticket sales after Caitlin Clark announces plans to enter draft

Mar. 02, 2024 10:02 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Soon after Caitlin Clark announced her plans to enter the WNBA draft, the Indiana Fever's ticket offices got noticeably busier. “We've seen a lot of enthusiasm online and on social media,” Pacers Sports and Entertainment said in a statement to The Associated...