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Dan Gable Museum honors the Iowa High School Wrestlers of the Year.

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Gable Museum honors wrestlers of the Year

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Ames Track and Cross Country Coach earns Character Counts Award

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Ames Coach earns Character Count Award

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Haldeman's late 3 helps Northern Iowa hold off Valparaiso

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Spencer Haldeman drained a late trey to give Northern Iowa enough cushion to hold off Valparaiso 68-63 on Tuesday night. Haldeman's 3-pointer with 47 seconds left gave the Panthers a 62-56 lead.

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Cyclone Women look to notch fifth Big 12 Road win

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 The Iowa State women's basketball team (12-14, 6-9 Big 12) hits the road to take on Oklahoma (14-12, 9-6 Big 12) on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. on FCSC.

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Dike-New Hartford shocks top ranked North Linn for trip to state Video included

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The Dike-New Hartford girls are bound for Des Moines. The ninth ranked Wolverines upset class 2A's number one team North Linn 64-53 to advance to the girls' state tournament for the first time since Dike High School won a 6-on-6 title in 1988.

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UNI Basketball prepares for final road trip Tuesday

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UNI Men's basketball prepares for final road trip

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Hawkeye wrestlers dominant in 35-6 win at Iowa State

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The seventh ranked Iowa wrestlers didn't take a single loss on the mat. Iowa took down Iowa State 35-6 with the only loss being a result of a forfeit at 197 pounds. Spencer Lee (125) and Alex Marinelli (165) registered Iowa's two pins in the match, both came in less than a minutes.

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Dillon takes checkered at Daytona

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Austin Dillon put the No. 3 back in victory lane at Daytona International Speedway. Dillon won in the car number made famous by Dale Earnhardt and won 17 years to the day that the Hall of the Fame driver was killed in a last-lap accident at NASCAR"s famed track.

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Eastern Iowa wrestlers roll to multiple titles in Des Moines Video included

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Don Bosco opened state finals night needing a pair of wins out of their two finalists and some luck to pass Lisbon for the class 1A team title. The wins came, the luck didn't.

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Indiana rallies, holds off Iowa 84-82

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Robert Johnson scored a career-high 29 points on nine 3s and Indiana rallied from an early 13-point deficit and then held off Iowa 84-82, picking up its fourth straight victory.

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Cedar Falls girls advance to regional final

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The Cedar Falls girls basketball team advanced to the regional final Saturday night with a 61-52 win over Ames. 

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UNI men's basketball falls to Illinois State 79-75

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12 points from Klint Carlson and a nine point halftime lead weren't enough for the UNI Panthers, as they lose 79-75. 

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UNI wrestling falls to #3 Missouri

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The 13th ranked Panthers hosted #3 Missouri Saturday, but came up short, losing 23-9.

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Lisbon takes 1A team lead heading to finals Saturday

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The Lisbon Lions qualified four finalists and jumped past Don Bosco in to the class 1A lead after Friday night's action. Cale Happel (120 pounds), Cobe Siebrecht (126), Cooper Siebrecht (145), and Bryce Werderman (170) got through the semifinals and in to finals night.

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State wrestling: 1A and 3A semis done, finals set Video included

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The semifinals are all done and the finals are set in Iowa's state wrestling tournament. 

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Wahlert sends three to finals, takes over class 2A lead

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Dubuque Wahlert advanced three wrestlers to Saturday night's state finals and surged in to the lead in the class 2A team race. Josh Ramirez (160 pounds), Kolton Bartow (170), and Boone McDermott (220) all dominated in their semifinals.

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State Wrestling update: Class 1A and 3A quarterfinals, 2A semis Video included

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Session two is in the books in Des Moines, and one class has their finals set, while two have semis set for later tonight.

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Don Bosco shoots out to 1A lead after day one

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Don Bosco picked up seven first round wins, all by bonus points, as the Dons shot out to the lead after one day of the class 1A state wrestling tournament. The Dons sit just ahead of Eastern Iowa foes Lisbon and Denver respectively.

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New Hampton-Turkey Valley takes early lead in 2A wrestling race

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New Hampton-Turkey Valley kept five of their nine state qualifiers in the championship bracket as the Chickasaws held the class 2A team lead after the first day of competition at the state tournament.

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State Wrestling: 1A recap Video included

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The last session of the quarterfinals saw the state's 1A schools take the mat.

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State Wrestling: 2A and 3A recap Video included

Iowa City West's Nelson Brands breezes through the first round and is looking for his 3rd state title. Iowa City West's Nelson Brands breezes through the first round and is looking for his 3rd state title.
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Hundreds of wrestlers from all over the state have descended on Des Moines for every wrestler's dream: the state wrestling tournament. 

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Iowa State Women's Basketball lands 5 on the Big 12 Academic Team

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Five Cyclones named to Big 12 All-Academic Team

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Don Bosco tops Denver for 9th duals title Video included

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The tradition rolled on in Wednesday's state duals final as Don Bosco topped Denver 38-27 to capture the class 1A state title. The program now has 23 state duals appearances, 16 finals appearances, and nine state duals titles.

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New Hampton-Turkey Valley tops CGD for back to back titles Video included

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In his first year with the program, Cale Reicks got the job done. Reicks' pin over Sam Wiggins at 160 poundsclinched New Hampton/Turkey Valley's second straight state duals title with a 42-30 win over Clarion-Goldfield-Dows.

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Hawkeye road woes continue; Michigan wins, 74-59

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 Michigan beat the Iowa Hawkeyes in Big 10 play Wednesday night 74-59.

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Final match pin secures state duals title match spot for Denver Video included

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Second ranked 152-pounder Caleb Wilson of Denver needed just 33 seconds to dispatch Lisbon's Thatcher Krob. The win rallied the Cyclones past the Lions 38-35 for a spot in the class 1A state duals final..

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Don Bosco gets by Lake Mills in 1A duals semi Video included

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Top seeded Don Bosco rolled past Lake Mills 42-22 to advance to the 16th state duals final in school history. After falling behind 16-4 after the first four matches, the Dons rallied winning nine straight to take control.

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New Hampton-Turkey Valley rolls past West Delaware in duals semis Video included

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Top ranked New Hampton-Turkey Valley will get a shot to defend their title. The  Chickasaws got by West Delaware 46-24 to advance to the class 2A state duals title match.

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Hunter Rhodes leads UNI to victory in his first career start as a Panther

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UNI Senior, Hunter Rhodes, took advantage of his first career start as a Panther. Rhodes scored 12 points to lead Northern Iowa to a 47-41 victory over Evansville Tuesday night in the McLeod Center. Rhodes also sank 2 free throws with 29-seconds left to play to help seal the win. It's the 50th time a Ben Jacobson-coached UNI team has held an opponent under 50-points. The 41-points is the lowest point total this season for the Panthers, who improved their season record to 13-14, and 5... More>>

'I will always remember it': East High basketball player with autism brings the crowd to their feet Video included

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Waterloo East basketball player with autism brings crowd to its feet.  

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Legendary Hawkeye Football Coach Hayden Fry to receive Legends Award

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Hayden Fry to receive Dallas "Legends Award"

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Waterloo tops Cedar Rapids 4-1 as Drury sets record

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Waterloo forward Jack Drury scored twice as the Waterloo Black Hawks topped Cedar Rapids 4-1 on Friday night. With the goals, Drury set a new USHL record with a 22-game point streak 

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Louisville must vacate its 2013 NCAA Basketball Title

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Louisville must vacate its 2013 men's basketball title following an NCAA appeals panel's decision to uphold sanctions against the men's program in the sex scandal case.

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