9th Inning Error Hurts Hawks

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A costly error in the top of the ninth inning sent Minnesota to a 4-3 series-opening victory over the University of Iowa baseball team on Friday night at Banks Field. “This was a tough... Read More »

Saints Take 2-1 Series Lead

DUBUQUE, IA—The Dubuque Fighting Saints lead the best-of-five series with the RoughRiders 2-1 and will look to finish the series strong Saturday. Game 4 will be presented by Exceptional Dentistry and 101.... Read More »

Healthy Davis Boosts Iowa Defensive Line

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Hawkeyes finished fourth in the Big Ten in run defense last year. A big reason for that success was a healthy Carl Davis. The defensive tackle finished with 42 tackles after having... Read More »

Kennedy Boys Rally To Beat Linn-Mar

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Two of the top boys' teams in the state squared off on Thursday night when Kennedy and Linn-Mar went head-to-head. The host Lions jumped out to a 2-1 lead, but Kennedy battled back... Read More »

Kernels Fall In Ninth Inning, Drop Third Straight

CEDAR RAPIDS - You don’t seem to hear the word ‘panic’ much in baseball. It usually refers to a football quarterback or a basketball team facing an aggressive defense. But Manager Jake Mauer threw it... Read More »

Series Up For Grabs As RoughRiders Head to Dubuque

CEDAR RAPIDS – It feels like a playoff series now. The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders and Dubuque Fighting Saints have provided some drama, some chippiness, some chirpiness and some controversy in their first... Read More »

Iowa State's Christofferson Signs With WNBA Team

AMES, Iowa – It wasn't long after the conclusion of the WNBA draft that a deal was struck for senior Hallie Christofferson to continue her basketball career. Christofferson will sign a free agent contract... Read More »

Injury-Plagued Kernels Fall To South Bend

CEDAR RAPIDS - Chad Christensen didn’t play for a third straight game Wednesday night, but it wasn’t a manager’s decision. The Cedar Rapids Kernels outfielder and Cedar Rapids Washington graduate has... Read More »

Linn-Mar's McCrary Makes Strides In the Classroom, On The Track

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Linn-Mar senior Curtis McCrary grew up in a tough environment in Detroit. "The schools weren't that great," he said. "I didn't get that much schooling. My mom thought it would be a good... Read More »

Brian Ferentz: No Better College Lineman Than Brandon Scherff

IOWA CITY — When push came to shove last December, offensive tackle Brandon Scherff decided he was happy at Iowa and the NFL could wait. That was a very, very good thing for Iowa. Scherff, a 6-5, 320-pound... Read More »

Dickerson Excited To Join Hawkeye Basketball Team

IOWA CITY — Trey Dickerson became an Iowa fan focus almost as early as he became a potential target for the coaching staff. Dickerson, a point guard at Williston (N.D.) Junior College, is active on Twitter... Read More »

Coe Softball Sweeps Westminster

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - After suffering their first two losses in conference play this past weekend, the ninth-ranked Kohawks got back to their winning ways Wednesday with a non-conference sweep of Westminster. Coe... Read More »

Kernels' Win Streak Snapped

CEDAR RAPIDS — It was just his third game this season, his first in five days. Bo Altobelli didn’t even get a chance to play a position last night. He was the Cedar Rapids Kernels’ designated hitter. If... Read More »

Marble Wins Hawkeyes' Chris Street Award

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Iowa handed out its annual awards Tuesday night. Senior Devyn Marble picked up the vaunted Chris Street Award, which is presented annually to a Hawkeye player, or players, who best exemplify... Read More »

No ABC Primetime Games For Hawkeyes In 2014

IOWA CITY -- After a 4-8 2012, Iowa kind of knew what was coming in regard to night games. So, after 8-5, including a 5-3 Big Ten record and a berth in the Outback Bowl, Iowa people hoped something was... Read More »

Pritts Breaks Prairie Invitational Record in 3200-Meter Run

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- At the Prairie Invitational track meet on Tuesday, Springville football and basketball star Elias Nissen showed some pop on the long jump with a leap of 19'7" which was good enough... Read More »

Xavier Girls Fall To Hempstead

The Xavier girls soccer team is looking for its ninth straight title this year, but had a real test against Dubuque Hempstead today. Hempstead is coming off a trip to the state tournament last year and... Read More »

Kernels Rally For Sixth Straight Win

CEDAR RAPIDS — He had a game on the road last week where he hit two home runs. He tripled into the gap in his first at-bat Monday night. Let’s just say Mitch Garver has been hitting the ball with authority... Read More »

Hawkeye Passing Game Looks Sharp

DES MOINES, Iowa -- If there is a QB competition, it’s faint. Jake Rudock is in command. He has a high comfort level with the system. He also showed a nice whip to his long passes and touch on the short... Read More »

Hawkeyes Show Development In West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES – A couple of snapshots from Iowa’s open practice Saturday showed the different stages of development for players. Redshirt freshman quarterback Nic Shimonek threw the ball well, including... Read More »

Three Cyclone Quarterbacks Fight For Starting Spot

It’s still a three-man competition — Grant Rohach, Sam Richardson and Joel Lanning — for the starting quarterback job, Rhoads said, but the battle could be trimmed to two as early as Wednesday. Who stood... Read More »

UNLV's Dejean-Jones Transfers to Iowa State

UNLV guard Bryce Dejean-Jones has committed to play at Iowa State next season. He was the leading scorer for UNLV last season, averaging 13.6 points per game. Dejean-Jones was in Ames for a visit this... Read More »

Cyclone Forward Abdel Nader Suspended Following Arrest

Iowa State forward Abdel Nader has been suspended indefinitely following a late Saturday night arrest for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. A car driven by Nader was observed running a red... Read More »

Kernels Win Fifth Straight

LANSING, MI - The Cedar Rapids Kernels beat the Lansing Lugnuts 6-2 at Cooley Law School Stadium on Sunday afternoon to complete a three-game sweep and extend their winning streak to five games. The Kernels... Read More »

RoughRiders Win on Petrash Goal, Series Tied

CEDAR RAPIDS — That’s one way to tie your playoff series. Just not the textbook way. “We all believed, the entire game,” Corey Petrash said Saturday night, after his goal with 52.5 seconds left gave the... Read More »

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