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Iowa City police find man with gunshot wound after car crash

Oct. 18, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa City police said a man who was found unconscious and suffering from a gunshot wound after a vehicle crash is in critical condition. Officers found the 20-year-old man inside a car Sunday evening while investigating a report that the car went...

Aidan O'Connell, David Bell lead Purdue past No. 2 Iowa 24-7

Oct. 16, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The pressure, Purdue coach Jeff Brohm said, was all on No. 2 Iowa. The Hawkeyes started the season with six consecutive wins and the program had ascended to its highest ranking since 1985. “For us," Brohm said, “let’s go...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A-H-S-T-W, Avoca 20, St. Albert, Council Bluffs 17 ADM, Adel 52, Knoxville 0 AGWSR, Ackley 30, West Fork, Sheffield 10 Alburnett 13, Columbus Community, Columbus Junction 9 ...

UI seeks volunteers to help Kinnick Stadium staff shortage

Oct. 14, 2021 15:31 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — With three more home football games to go and Kinnick Stadium facing severe staffing shortages, the University of Iowa has sent out a call for “game day volunteers” willing to work at stadium gates, in sections for disabled spectators and in premium club areas...

No. 2 Iowa, leading West, has eye on prize for Purdue visit

Oct. 14, 2021 11:02 AM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Kirk Ferentz is trying to keep his team grounded after No. 2 Iowa achieved the program's highest ranking since 1985. The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) are on a 12-game winning streak with their victory over a top-five Penn State last week and have...

'Punting Is Winning' shirts symbolize No. 2 Hawkeyes' season

Oct. 12, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Tory Taylor is selling a T-shirt for charity that bears the three-word slogan “Punting Is Winning.” Yes, it is. No. 2 Iowa enters its home game against Purdue on Saturday with records of 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Big Ten...

No. 3 Iowa beats No. 4 Penn State 23-20, fans storm field

Oct. 09, 2021 21:20 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa was in victory formation and the emotion was about to spill over as dusk settled over Kinnick Stadium. Spencer Petras took the last snap, took a knee and took off, apparently thinking he could get off the field before the students and other...

Penn State's Sean Clifford knocked out of game vs No. 3 Iowa

Oct. 09, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford was knocked out of the fourth-ranked Nittany Lions' game against No. 3 Iowa on Saturday. Clifford was out of uniform on the sideline before the start of the third quarter. Sophomore backup Ta'Quan Roberson,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= AC/GC 70, Panorama, Panora 0 Akron-Westfield 29, South O'Brien, Paullina 28 Alta-Aurelia 36, North Union 20 Ankeny 56, Des Moines, North 7 Aplington-Parkersburg 47, Central...

Judge delays depositions for Ferentzes in racial bias case

Oct. 08, 2021 12:34 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's head football coach, Kirk Ferentz, and offensive coordinator Brian Ferentz will not have to spend the team’s bye week answering questions from lawyers for Black former players who say they suffered discrimination, a federal judge ruled. ...