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Caitlin Clark eager to enjoy the rest of the ride at Iowa after decision to enter the WNBA draft

Mar. 01, 2024 15:53 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Caitlin Clark knew with Iowa's final regular-season home game looming, it was time to make her decision about whether to enter the WNBA draft or stay in college for a fifth season. That’s why Clark announced on Thursday that she would go to the WNBA at the...

Worker dies in trench collapse at construction site in Dubuque, Iowa

Mar. 01, 2024 15:30 PM EST

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A worker died Friday when he became buried after a trench collapsed at an Iowa construction site. The accident was reported just before 8:30 a.m. at an apartment building construction site in Dubuque. Firefighters arrived to find the victim's co-workers trying...

Prosecutor in Iowa St. gambling case files motion to dismiss charges against 4 remaining defendants

Mar. 01, 2024 14:28 PM EST

The prosecutor handling the sports wagering case against four former or suspended Iowa State athletes has asked a judge to dismiss all charges. In a motion filed Friday in Story County District Court, assistant county attorney Benjamin Matchan wrote that the Division of Criminal...

Iowa State promotes tight ends coach Taylor Mouser to offensive coordinator as part of staff shuffle

Mar. 01, 2024 13:46 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State assistant Taylor Mouser has been promoted to offensive coordinator as part of staff changes following Nate Scheelhaase's departure for the Los Angeles Rams, Cyclones coach Matt Campbell announced Friday. Mouser replaces Scheelhaase, who joined the Rams'...

Northwestern hosts Iowa following Sandfort's 26-point outing

Mar. 01, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Iowa Hawkeyes (17-12, 9-9 Big Ten) at Northwestern Wildcats (20-8, 11-6 Big Ten) Evanston, Illinois; Saturday, 5:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Iowa visits the Northwestern Wildcats after Payton Sandfort scored 26 points in Iowa's 90-81 win over the Penn State Nittany Lions....

Iowa star Caitlin Clark declares for WNBA draft, will skip final season of college eligibility

Feb. 29, 2024 19:15 PM EST

Iowa star Caitlin Clark, who is on the verge of becoming the all-time NCAA scoring leader in college basketball, announced Thursday she will leave the Hawkeyes after this season and enter the WNBA draft. “While this season is far from over and we have a lot more goals to achieve,...

Clark's final regular-season home game to be among priciest tickets in women's college hoops history

Feb. 29, 2024 18:38 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Caitlin Clark's final regular-season home game at Iowa is likely to bring one of the priciest tickets in women's college basketball history. The cheapest secondary-market ticket listed Thursday on TickPick.com for the Sunday game against No. 2 Ohio State was...

What makes Super Tuesday so important? It's all about the delegates. Here's a look at the numbers

Feb. 29, 2024 16:52 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than one-third of the total delegates available in both the Republican and Democratic presidential primaries will be awarded on Super Tuesday, when 16 states and one U.S. territory hold presidential nominating contests. On the Republican side, 854 of 2,429...

Iowa superstar Caitlin Clark says she will enter the WNBA draft and forego her final season of college eligibility

Feb. 29, 2024 16:34 PM EST
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa superstar Caitlin Clark says she will enter the WNBA draft and forego her final season of college eligibility.

Caitlin Clark's record-setting night fuels No. 6 Iowa in 108-60 win at Minnesota

Feb. 29, 2024 00:53 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Caitlin Clark became the all-time leading women's scorer in major college basketball by scoring 33 points to pass Lynette Woodard and post her 17th career triple-double for sixth-ranked Iowa in a 108-60 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday night. “We just played...