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Dizzy in heat, Bouchard out of upset-heavy US Open

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Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry. More>>

49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

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San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said. More>>

Gronk promises he will play Sunday; Dolphins ready

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Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday. More>>

Lone surviving 'Ironman' to appear at Kinnick on Saturday

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The lone surviving member of the 1939 Iowa Hawkeyes "Ironmen" team will be honored at Saturday's game against Ball State. More>>

Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

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The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization." More>>

Hawkeye lineman Louis Trinca-Pasat honored for UNI game

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Hawkeye defensive lineman Louis Trinca-Pasat has been honored by the College Football Performance Awards for his performance against the University of Northern Iowa Panthers on Saturday. More>>

Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field

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Cam Newton is back in pads - dramatically oversized pads. More>>

Djokovic tops Kohlschreiber, reaches US Open QFs

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Playing mostly mistake-free tennis, top-seeded Novak Djokovic reached the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row - and at a 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall. More>>

Iowa State receiver Bundrage out for season with knee injury

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Iowa State wide receiver Quenton Bundrage is out for the season with a knee injury. More>>

Updated University of Iowa mascot meets mixed reviews

Herky the Hawk at Kinnick Stadium Aug. 30 Herky the Hawk at Kinnick Stadium Aug. 30
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What do you think of the updated University of Iowa football mascot? More>>

North Fayette Valley beats Decorah, 14-0

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The skies opened up here a couple of times tonight, which was pretty much deja vu all over again. More>>

Waverly-Shell Rock dumps Waterloo West 31-13

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One of the great benefits of the new 4A district formation is that 3A schools now play 4A teams.
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Solon upsets Regina in stunner overtime, 29-28

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There was a great matchup Friday night as the four-time defending 1-A State Champion Iowa City Regina, who is riding a state record 56-game win streak, met a Solon team that advanced to the 3-A State Semifinals. More>>

W. Delaware steamrolls W. Dubuque

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The W. Delaware Hawks got off to a strong start and kept rolling as the Hawks took down W. Dubuque Friday. More>>

Montour return to Black Hawks possible

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Brandon Montour might once again wear a Waterloo Black Hawks sweater, at least temporarily.Montour was set to begin his college career at UMass, but for an undisclosed reason, he's been ruled ineligible to join the team until December.According to a report on SBNation.com, the reigning USHL Player of the Year will return to Waterloo to play in the meantime. Black Hawks front office staff were unable to confirm or deny the report.Montour led all defensemen in the league last season with 20 goa... More>>

Connor McCaffery commits to Iowa

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Connor McCaffery didn't even have to pick up a phone to make his college commitment. McCaffery decided this weekend to play for the Hawkeyes and his father, head coach Fran McCaffery.Connor is entering his sophomore season at Iowa City West. During his freshman campaign he averaged 6.1 points per game and helped lead the Trojans to a third straight state title.Connor McCaffery is listed as the 24th nationally ranked recruit in the class of 2017 by ESPN. More>>

Hawks win heated battle over Panthers at Kinnick Video included

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The Hawkeyes got off to an early start with a touchdown within minutes of the game beginning.
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Cyclones fall hard in opener against North Dakota State

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Iowa State squandered a quick start as North Dakota State rallied with 34 unanswered points to storm out of Ames with a 34-14 season opening win.The win was the 25th straight for the Bison, tying an all-time FCS division record.The Cyclones were the early aggressors. Aaron Wimberly opened up the scoring with a 16 yard touchdown run. Wimberly picked up a 3 yard touchdown in the second quarter, set up by Allen Lazard's first career catch, a 47 yard reception, which would put Iowa State up 14-0 ... More>>

US dominates Finland 114-55 in basketball worlds

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As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation. More>>

Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

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Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone. More>>

Don Bosco steamrolls Midland, 38-0 Video included

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Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14-and-0 season including all-everything quarterback Jake Hogan. More>>

Cedar Rapids Washington turns tide on Jefferson, 43-26 Video included

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A cross-town rivalry turned into Mother Nature's playground at Kingston Stadium in Cedar Rapids. More>>

Union tops Gladbrook-Reinbeck 25-7 Video included

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Gladbrook-Reinbeck played host to the Union Knights on Friday night. More>>

New Hampton crests Crestwood 42-0 Video included

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Both Crestwood and New Hampton made the playoffs in 2013. More>>

Independence beats Columbus, 32-0 Video included

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Independence scored 21-points in the 4th quarter to beat Columbus, 32-0 Friday night, andspoil the coaching debut of former Sailor all-state quarterback, Brad Schmit. Schmit, who led the Sailors to a state championship in 2004, returns to his alma mater as the Sailor's Head Coach, replacing Aundra Meeks, who left Columbus, and is now coaching at West Des Moines Dowling. Independence got a great night from senior running back, Chase Straw. Straw, also a great wrestling for the Mustangs, ran fo... More>>

Dons Begin a New Era Video included

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Don Bosco has lost several key players from last year's perfect 14 and 0 season including all-everything Quarterback Jake Hogan.
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Wapsie Valley wins over Starmont 28-12 Video included

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A nice Class A match-up, as Starmont visited Wapsie Valley.
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Former Waterloo wrestler recommended as new West High School coach

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West High School is proud and excited to announce Kevin Emily has been recommended to the Waterloo Schools Board of Education for the position of head wrestling coach. More>>

Touching Tribute: Western Dubuque's opponent wearing Bobcat Strong shirts

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It's a Bobcat Strong show of support from a competing school. More>>

Dike-New Hartford whips A-P 27-7 in AG Bowl

Dike-New Hartford whips A-P 27-7 in AG Bowl Video included

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Dike-New Hartford took advantage of five Aplington-Parkersburg turnovers and a muffed punt to beat the Falcons 27-7 in the AG Bowl at Ed Thomas Field in Parkersburg.  More>>

Williams overcomes 3 early double-faults to win

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Good as she is, even Serena Williams can find it tough to deal with swirling wind, so much so that she double-faulted three times in her first service game Thursday at the U.S. Open. More>>

The Mark Farley Interview: Week One

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Hello I'm Rick Coleman here with the head coach of the Northern Iowa Panthers Mark Farley ahead of the Panthers big game this Saturday at Kinnick stadium against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Coach a big game for the panthers--a big game for the state... this is your third trip to Kinnick as head coach what did you learn from your three previous experiences that will help this time. "I think we learned from the fact we can compete--we are going to have an great game plan and play it very well they hav... More>>

Western Dubuque football team honors four boys killed in crash

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The Western Dubuque High School Freshman football team paid a special tribute to the four boys killed earlier this month in a horrific crash. More>>

'Million Robot March' targets Hawkeye visitors' pink locker room

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University of Iowa professor Kembrew McLeod has dressed as a robot to heckle Bill Clinton and Michele Bachmann. Now he's targeting his own school over its controversial pink visitors' locker room at Kinnick Stadium. More>>

Iowa Barnstormers make the move from the AFL to IFL Video included

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In a move that can be considered strange at best, the Iowa Barnstormers completed a move that takes the franchise from the Arena Football League to the lower-tiered Indoor Football League, which includes the Cedar Rapids Titans. More>>

Klieman ready to lead Bison against Iowa State on Saturday Video included

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This Saturday's game between North Dakota State and Iowa State is a homecoming of sorts for Waterloo native and new Bison head coach Chris Klieman. More>>

Former Cedar Falls star second on depth chart at Alabama Video included

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A former Cedar Falls High School star will be a snap away from the starting lineup when the second-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide takes on West Virginia in their season opener Saturday afternoon. More>>

Rain to cause parking problems at first Hawkeye football game

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Rainy weather may cause headaches for Hawkeye fans trying to find a place to park at the first game of the season this weekend. More>>

Chiney Ogwumike of Sun wins WNBA rookie of year

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By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer Chiney Ogwumike always enjoyed following her sister's path. Now the Connecticut Sun player joins her as a winner of the WNBA rookie of the year award. More>>

NFL suspends Browns star WR Gordon for 2014 season

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Josh Gordon's wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver's career is in peril. More>>

New football coach looking to turn around Waterloo East Video included

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A visit to Waterloo East's Football practice Tuesday found new Trojan head coach Richard Carter was putting his young team through a tough session. More>>

Barnstormers move from AFL to IFL

The Iowa Barnstormers have relegated themselves. More>>

Experts want to see NFL act on domestic violence

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Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season. More>>

Women talk about sports on CBS Sports Network

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By TERESA M. WALKER AP Pro Football Writer CBS officials talked about an all-women sports show for more than a year, and now they're set to make television history. More>>

Hawks expect another battle with UNI Video included

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Five years ago, it took a pair of blocked field goals for the Hawkeyes to escape the Panthers. Two years ago in another competitive game Iowa needed 3 Mark Weisman touchdowns to pull out an 11 point win. Now with the Panthers at full strength Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz knows his team's in for another battle. “When these guys are healthy and ready to go, they're going to be a challenging opponent,” said Ferentz, “and we'd better be at our best, I know that.” The Hawkeyes expect some big things as... More>>

Davis, US beat Slovenia in basketball exhibition

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Mike Krzyzewski's big men had barely finished pushing around Slovenia when he was asked how they would match up with Spain's imposing frontcourt. More>>

Experienced Hawkeyes full of optimism

Iowa's biggest concern could be at kicker. And punter. More>>

Union talk fades as Northwestern begins season

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By JIM LITKE AP Sports Writer Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald flies around the practice field some days like he was still playing. Other days, he gets his kicks by running training camp more like a... More>>

U. Iowa president stands by firing of hockey coach

University of Iowa President Sally Mason says she stands by the controversial firing of women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum. More>>

Murray grits through cramps to win at US Open

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Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open. More>>

Kollmorgen named starter as UNI gets set for Iowa

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Mark Farley decided on a starting quarterback for Saturday's game against Iowa, and that will be Sawyer Kollmorgen -- Kollmorgen, a junior, won the starting job over senior Brion Carnes. He'll be entering his third season as the Panthers regular starting quarterback. Carnes, however, is expected to get time under center as well. Coach Mark Farley says he will play this weekend against the Hawkeyes, but specifically when that happens is up in the air. “It's more who's got the hot hand, who's m... More>>

Cyclones looking for better start to 2014

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Iowa State is looking for something different as they open the season on Saturday against 3-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State.A year ago, the Cyclones opened the season with a 28-20 loss to Northern Iowa. The Cyclones went on to lose 9 of their first 10 games, with the only win coming at Tulsa.Head coach Paul Rhoads believes that opening loss was a factor in Iowa State's performance in the next few games."I would argue that the start of our season beyond the opener and the first ... More>>

Jets suspend CB Dimitri Patterson 'indefinitely'

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Dimitri Patterson ended his puzzling absence after 48 hours, but his future with the New York Jets is now uncertain. More>>

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