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Hlists, Week 8: Iowa School of Sock-Making?

THREE GAMES I WISH I’D ATTENDED

1. Florida State 31, Notre Dame 27

2. Kansas State 31, Oklahoma 30

3. Texas 48, Iowa State 45

THRE [...]

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Cyclone running game finally finds its footing with Wimberly

AUSTIN, Texas — For Aaron Wimberly, it just felt like a matter of time. Sooner or later, Iowa State’s running game would produce in the way the players and coaches — and certainly fans — expected it to.

The Cyclon [...]

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Hlas: Washington isn’t capital of Big Ten Nation

WASHINGTON — A multitude of Iowa football fans streamed through Reagan National Airport Sunday, still trying to digest the bitterness of the Hawkeyes’ 38-31 loss at Maryland the day before as they started heading home.

In downt [...]

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Stat Pak: Just one B1G loss, but way too winnable, way too many breakdowns

FIVE BULLET POINTS ON THE MARYLAND RESULT

1. It ended with check downs, because that’s all they could get — In the end, Iowa needed a miracle [...]

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Ranking Big Ten’s Week 8 efforts: 1. Nebraska, 11. Iowa

The Big Ten had five favorites and five underdogs Saturday. The favorites won, the underdogs fell.

That wouldn’t make more much of a movie, would it?

Oh well, here is the ranking of the Week 8 performances of Big Ten team [...]

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Complete coverage: Friday Night Lights Week 8

Iowa City Regina knocked off Cedar Rapids Xavier, Anamosa kept the good times rolling with its seventh straight win, Jefferson kept its playoff hopes alive, and much more in an eventful Week 8 of the high school football season. Head to our continue »


Iowa-Maryland predictions from across America

 

Maryland is a 4.5-point favorite over Iowa Saturday. But not one of the following people says the Terps will win by 4.5 points.

 

Adam [...]

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Halftime thoughts: Maryland 17, Iowa 14

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — So that non-fumble call on Maryland C.J. Brown’s 3-yard run to the Iowa 1 … That didn’t do the Hawkeyes any favors, eh?

Strange game, football. This felt like an Iowa blowout-to-b [...]

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Maryland 38, Iowa 31: Everything ravaged

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — They play the coach’s postgame news conference over the PA here at Byrd Stadium. Maryland coach Randy Edsall’s ebullient voice echoed with joy and managed to toss out a telling stat.

“Th [...]

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Gazette/KCRG/KGYM football top 10s: Week 8 fared

How the Gazette/KCRG/KGYM ranked football teams fared in Week 8:

CLASS 4A

1. Cedar Rapids Washington (8-0) beat Iowa City High, 28-7.

2. Bettendorf (8-0) beat Dubuque Senior, 31-14.

3. West Des Moines Dowling [...]

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UNI frustrated, searching for a fix after SDSU loss

CEDAR FALLS — Mark Farley asked for some time.

Time to compose his complete thoughts on what the No. 20 Northern Iowa football team was going to do going forward after falling to No. 18 South Dakota State, 31-28, at the UNI-Do [...]

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It’s in place and moving forward at Indee

By Jeff Linder, The Gazette

Brandon Krusey is a builder. A rebuilder.

But after a successful seven-year run at North Tama and a reconstruction at Grundy Center, he faced his stiffest challenge yet:

Independence.

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Video Sessions — It’s a wrap

Video 1 — Iowa QB Jake Rudock talks about a pick 6 that put a severe dent in the Hawkeyes’ chances on Saturday.

Video 2 — DT Carl Davis on Iowa’s fight. Right now, you could argue that’s all they hav [...]

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Another big game for Cornell’s Knake

MOUNT VERNON — Ben Knake can do a little bit of everything and that amounts to a lot for Cornell College.

The Rams’ junior is more than just a wide receiver, rushing for touchdowns as well as reeling in scoring throws. The form [...]

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The Walk Through

Is the mascot really named Testudo? I kind of like that.

Visited the White House last night. What fantastic history. Thank you, Tyler Lechtenberg.

— Iowa is going for its fifth straight road victory today.

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