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Clark, Czinano lead No. 16 Iowa women past No. 10 Iowa State

Dec. 07, 2022 22:04 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Caitlin Clark scored 19 points after a slow start and Monika Czinano added 18 points and 10 rebounds as No. 16 Iowa defeated No. 10 Iowa State 70-57 on Wednesday. Kate Martin added 13 points for the Hawkeyes (7-3). They have won six of the last seven games in...

Kentucky QB Will Levis to enter NFL draft, skip bowl game

Dec. 07, 2022 15:51 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky quarterback Will Levis announced Wednesday on social media he will declare for the NFL draft and skip the Wildcats’ upcoming Music City Bowl against Iowa. Projected as a first-round selection next spring, Levis completed 65% of his passes for 2,406...

Iowa LB Campbell honored as college football's top scholar

Dec. 07, 2022 02:40 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Iowa linebacker Jack Campbell won the William V. Campbell Trophy on Tuesday night, becoming the first player from the school to be named college football's top scholar-athlete. Campbell, the Big Ten's defensive player of the year, receives a $25,000 postgraduate...

Roach leads No. 15 Duke past Iowa 74-62 in Jimmy V Classic

Dec. 07, 2022 01:25 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Roach tied a career high with 22 points and No. 15 Duke led virtually the entire way in a 74-62 victory over Iowa on Tuesday night in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden. With cancer survivor Dick Vitale calling the game for ESPN, the Blue Devils...

Toledo wins 83-75 over Northern Iowa

Dec. 06, 2022 23:47 PM EST

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — JT Shumate scored 24 points as Toledo beat Northern Iowa 83-75 on Tuesday night. Shumate added six rebounds for the Rockets (6-3). Rayj Dennis scored 21 points and added five rebounds and five assists. EJ Farmer recorded 14 points and finished 6 of 7 from...

Investigators looking into hot car death of Iowa police dog

Dec. 06, 2022 16:45 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Officials in Iowa are investigating the death of a police dog that was left in his handler’s truck for nearly 24 hours on a day when the temperature soared to nearly 90 degrees. Bear, a police dog with the Boone County Sheriff’s Office in central Iowa, was...

Iowa school district agrees to deal with racial harassment

Dec. 06, 2022 15:06 PM EST

OTTUMWA, Iowa (AP) — A southeast Iowa school district failed to protect a Black student from pervasive racial harassment and now must take steps to help the student and ensure it responds appropriately to any future racist actions, according to the U.S. Department of Education. The...

Farmers of color sue government for promised federal aid

Dec. 06, 2022 11:22 AM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The federal government has illegally broken a promise to pay off the debts of a group of Black farmers, according to a class-action lawsuit. The group hopes to put pressure on officials to keep their word and to restore funding that was dropped after a group of white...

Jimmy V Classic more than game for Iowa's Patrick McCaffery

Dec. 05, 2022 15:48 PM EST

Iowa's meeting with No. 15 Duke at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night is more than just another game to Patrick McCaffery. The game opens the Jimmy V Classic doubleheader, which raises funds for cancer research through the V Foundation. The second game matches No. 2 Texas against...

Iowa St promotes Nate Scheelhaase to offensive coordinator

Dec. 05, 2022 11:49 AM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Nate Scheelhaase has been promoted from Iowa State's receivers coach to offensive coordinator. Scheelhaase replaces Tom Manning, who was fired last week after the Cyclones finished at the bottom of the Big 12 in scoring and total offense during a 4-8 season. ...