Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Hawkeyes erase last year’s misery with defense

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Following Iowa’s dominating 77-63 win at Indiana, discussion swirled at Assembly Hall about the trajectory ... »

Three Hawkeyes receive top pre-seeds for Big Ten tournament

The University of Iowa received three top seeds for the upcoming conference tournament.

Thomas Gilman, Brandon Sorensen and Sammy Broo ... »

Iowa’s Aaron White picks up first B1G award

IOWA CITY — From his high-flying dunk against Illinois to his quick-twitch overtime steal at Penn State, Iowa’s Aaron White ha ... »

Wednesday, March 04, 2015
North Cedar on a mission

STANWOOD — North Cedar High School, along with Cy’s Trees Service, sponsored a lift-a-thon last week for to raise money for Bi ... »

Thursday’s state-tournament capsules

DES MOINES — Thursday’s games at the girls’ state basketball tournament at Wells Fargo Arena:

CLASS 1A SEM ... »

Iowa City West plays the part of defending champ well

CEDAR RAPIDS – Steve Bergman has been sick as a dog the last few days, feeling awful. The flu-ridden Iowa City West boys’ basketball ... »

Monday, March 02, 2015
ISU’s crazy comeback

AMES — Fred Hoiberg didn’t walk into the locker room on boisterously. The Iowa State coach stayed calm, poised and took the ti ... »

Cyclones toss one away

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The inbounds pass sailed over Georges Niang’s head into the backcourt, and the precious 4.8 seconds began to ... »

Hlas: Hawkeyes salvage state’s Saturday hoops-athon

A Saturday men’s basketball television triple-header, with all three state schools on the road. Six hours and 30 minutes, three different ES ... »

Wednesday, March 04, 2015
All-Mississippi Valley Conference boys’ basketball teams released

Jordan Bohannon of Linn-Mar, Jared Printy of Cedar Rapids Washington, David DiLeo of Iowa City West and Adam McDermott of Cedar Rapids Xavier were ... »

Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Poky’s Ruffridge is small but mighty

DES MOINES — It’s not a stretch, Elle Ruffridge insists.

“Yes, I’m 5-foot-3,” she said. “The ... »

West a win away from another state tournament

IOWA CITY — The West boys’ basketball team defeated Cedar Rapids Prairie, 84-56, last Friday night in a Class 4A substate semi ... »

All-Wamac Conference boys’ basketball teams

Class 3A state tournament qualifier Williamsburg placed three players on the first team of the All-Wamac Conference West Division boys’ bask ... »

UNI’s Tuttle named MVC Player of the Year

CEDAR FALLS — Seth Tuttle hasn’t exactly flown under the radar this season.

Leading the No. 11/12 Northern Iowa men ... »

Technical foul fires up Kirkwood

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sometimes a basketball coach gets a technical foul to fire up his team and sometimes they just happen.

Kirkwood ... »

Western escapes Regina’s upset bid

DES MOINES — They were close. Agonizingly close.

“A couple more shots, and we’d have had that game,” Iowa ... »

Making the Grade: UNI men's basketball Feb. 24-March 3


One loss does not a season ruin.

That was the message from Coach Ben Jacobson after his No. 11/12 Northern Iowa men lost at No. 8 ... »

Miles cured what ailed Kirkwood

CEDAR RAPIDS — Casey Miles finally is healthy and she was the cure for what ailed a sluggish Kirkwood women’s basketball team ... »

No. 1 Mediapolis rallies past Mount Vernon


DES MOINES — The Mount Vernon Mustangs had top-ranked Mediapolis in unfamiliar territory.

Down at halftime.

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