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NIACC women’s basketball team stays at No. 2 in poll

NIACC women’s basketball team stays at No. 2 in poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team remained No. 2 in the third NJCAA Divsion II poll released Tuesday. NIACC (12-1 overall) was also No. 2 in the Dec.…

ISU FBall: Lanning Named First-Team All-American

ISU FBall: Lanning Named First-Team All-American

AMES – Iowa State senior linebacker/quarterback Joel Lanning was named First-Team All-American by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA). The FWAA All-America team is one of the oldest and…

NIACC men fall to Augustana JV in OT, 101-93

NIACC men fall to Augustana JV in OT, 101-93

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – The NIACC men’s basketball team dropped a 101-93 overtime decision to the Augustana College Junior Varsity on Sunday in a nonconference contest. Sophomore guard Nick Wurm…

Iowa Football: Jewell named Lott IMPACT Trophy winner

Iowa Football: Jewell named Lott IMPACT Trophy winner

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell was named the 2017 Lott IMPACT Trophy winner. The announcement came Sunday evening from Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation. The…

Hawkeye safety busted for drunk driving

Hawkeye safety busted for drunk driving

IOWA CITY – A defensive player for the University of Iowa Hawkeyes football team was caught drunk driving this weekend. According to a report, senior free safety Brandon P. Snyder…

NIACC men stop St. Ambrose JV

NIACC men stop St. Ambrose JV

BETTENDORF – Sophomore Jaycob Payne scored 11 points with nine rebounds and four steals to lead the NIACC men’s basketball team to a 95-58 victory over the St. Ambrose University…

NIACC women roll past Dakota College-Bottineau

NIACC women roll past Dakota College-Bottineau

WAPHETON, N.D. – The No. 2 NIACC women’s basketball team improved to 12-1 with a 106-47 win over Dakota College-Bottineau Saturday in the NDSCS Circle of Nations Classic. NIACC connected…

Jewell, Jackson Named AP First-Team All-Big Ten

Jewell, Jackson Named AP First-Team All-Big Ten

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior linebacker Josey Jewell and junior defensive back Josh Jackson have been named first-team All-Big Ten by the Associated Press. Jewell was also named…

Wrestling: Iowa Central stops NIACC in dual, 38-6

Wrestling: Iowa Central stops NIACC in dual, 38-6

MASON CITY – No. 10 Iowa Central topped No. 12 NIACC 38-6 in an ICCAC wrestling dual meet Wednesday night in the NIACC gym. NIACC picked up wins from sophomore…

Women’s basketball: Hawkeyes top Cyclones, 61-55

Women’s basketball: Hawkeyes top Cyclones, 61-55

AMES – Iowa State (3-5, 0-0 Big 12) fell to Iowa (8-1, 0-0 Big Ten) by a score of 61-55 on Wednesday night at Hilton Coliseum. The Cyclones were plagued…

Iowa State’s Joel Lanning named All-American by Sports Illustrated

Iowa State’s Joel Lanning named All-American by Sports Illustrated

AMES – Iowa State senior linebacker/quarterback Joel Lanning was named Second-Team All-American by Sports Illustrated as an all-purpose player. “The kid (Lanning) has played over 900 snaps of football. That’s…

NIACC’s Williamson, Ball ranked in Perfect Game’s top prospect list

NIACC’s Williamson, Ball ranked in Perfect Game’s top prospect list

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomores Brandon Williamson and Bryce Ball are ranked in Perfect Game’s top 75 Junior College prospects list for the 2018 Major League Draft. Williamson, a left-handed…

Iowa State’s David Montgomery named First-Team All-American Pro Football Focus

Iowa State’s David Montgomery named First-Team All-American Pro Football Focus

AMES – Iowa State sophomore David Montgomery has been named First-Team All-American by Pro Football Focus (PFF). A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Montgomery has had a sensational season, ranking second…

NIACC’s Hamilton earns ICCAC player of week honor

NIACC’s Hamilton earns ICCAC player of week honor

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman guard Orrington Hamilton has been selected as the ICCAC men’s basketball player of the week for the week of Nov. 27-Dec. 3. Hamilton scored 19…

NIACC climbs to No. 2 in NJCAA Division II women’s poll

NIACC climbs to No. 2 in NJCAA Division II women’s poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team is ranked No. 2 in the second NJCAA Divsion II poll released Tuesday. NIACC (10-1 overall) was No. 9 in the preseason…

NIACC wrestling team ranked 12th in latest poll

NIACC wrestling team ranked 12th in latest poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC wrestling team is ranked No. 12 in the second Intermat NJCAA Division I rankings released Monday. NIACC was ranked 11th in the preseason rankings in…

ISU FBall: Campbell Named AFCA Region 4 Coach of the Year

ISU FBall: Campbell Named AFCA Region 4 Coach of the Year

WACO, Texas – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell was named the American Football Coaches Association Region 4 Coach of the Year, announced this morning by the AFCA. Campbell’s…

20 Cyclones earn postseason honors from the Big 12

20 Cyclones earn postseason honors from the Big 12

IRVING, Texas – The Big 12 football coaches selected their All-Big 12 teams this afternoon, and 20 Cyclones were awarded postseason honors for their performance on the field in 2017.…

Iowa State to play no. 19 Memphis in AutoZone Liberty Bowl

Iowa State to play no. 19 Memphis in AutoZone Liberty Bowl

AMES – The Iowa State football team is going bowling for the 13th time in school history by accepting an invitation to play in the 2017 AutoZone Liberty Bowl in…

Iowa to Face Boston College in Pinstripe Bowl

Iowa to Face Boston College in Pinstripe Bowl

NEW YORK – The Iowa Hawkeyes will face Boston College in the Pinstripe Bowl, it was announced Sunday. The 2017 New Era Pinstripe Bowl – scheduled to kick off at…

NIACC woman’s bb lose, Dance Team scores at state

NIACC woman’s bb lose, Dance Team scores at state

FORT DODGE – The No. 9 NIACC women’s basketball team dropped a 67-54 decision to Northeast CC on Friday at the Great Western Shootout on the Iowa Central campus. NIACC…

NIACC women roll past Central CC, 111-51

NIACC women roll past Central CC, 111-51

FORT DODGE – For the seventh time this season, the No. 9 NIACC women surpassed the 100-point mark, NIACC cruised to a 111-51 victory over Central CC-Columbus on Saturday at…

Iowa State’s Matt Campbell named Big 12 Coach of the Year

Iowa State’s Matt Campbell named Big 12 Coach of the Year

IRVING, Texas – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell was named the 2017 Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year, selected by the league’s coaches and announced today by…

Iowa State inks football coach Matt Campbell to new 6-year deal

Iowa State inks football coach Matt Campbell to new 6-year deal

AMES – Iowa State University announced today that football coach Matt Campbell has agreed to a new six-year contract worth $22.5 million. Campbell’s guaranteed annual salary will increase from $2.1…

Wrestling: Iowa State defeated by Rider, 22-15

Wrestling: Iowa State defeated by Rider, 22-15

AMES – Iowa State (0-2, 0-0 Big 12) and No. 22 Rider (1-1, 0-0 EWL) each one five bouts in the Broncs’ 22-15 victory over the Cyclones. Rider’s three bonus-point…

NIACC women set school record with 23 3-point goals

NIACC women set school record with 23 3-point goals

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team made school history on Sunday afternoon. One day after tying the school’s single-game 3-point record, the Lady Trojans (9-0) broke the school…

Ohio State and Wisconsin to meet in BIG10 Championship Game

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Ohio State and Wisconsin will meet in the 2017 Big Ten Football Championship Game presented by Discover on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.…

NIACC women improve to 8-0 with 112-57 victory

NIACC women improve to 8-0 with 112-57 victory

MASON CITY – Still perfect. The No. 9 NIACC women’s basketball team moved its record to 80 with a 112-57 victory over Lake Region State College Saturday night during the…

Iowa punishes Nebraska, 56-14, to retain Heroes Trophy

Iowa punishes Nebraska, 56-14, to retain Heroes Trophy

LINCOLN, NEBRASKA – The Iowa Hawkeyes football team retained possession of the coveted Heroes Trophy with a dominant 56-14 road win over Nebraska Friday. Iowa (7-5, 4-5) defeated Nebraska (4-8,…

Iowa Wrestling pounds Rider, 35-6

Iowa Wrestling pounds Rider, 35-6

IOWA CITY – Freshman Justin Stickley opened with one fall and junior Sam Stoll closed with a second as the University of Iowa wrestling team rolled past No. 22 Rider,…

Mackenzie Meyer helps Iowa defeat Charlotte, 77-64

Mackenzie Meyer helps Iowa defeat Charlotte, 77-64

FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA – The Iowa women’s basketball team remains undefeated after a win Thursday over Charlotte, lead by former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer’s 17 points. Iowa is off to its…

NIACC’s Laabs is ICCAC women’s basketball player of week

NIACC’s Laabs is ICCAC women’s basketball player of week

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore guard Taylor Laabs has been selected as the ICCAC women’s basketball player of the week for the week of Nov. 13-19. Laabs, who is from…

Cyclones’ Weiler-Babb named Big 12 Player of the Week

Cyclones’ Weiler-Babb named Big 12 Player of the Week

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State junior Nick Weiler-Babb has been named Big 12 Player of the Week after an MVP performance at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off At Myrtle Beach. Weiler-Babb…

NIACC softball program going full steam ahead

NIACC softball program going full steam ahead

By KIRK HARDCASTLE NIACC sports information director MASON CITY – It hasn’t taken Dan Gratz long to dive into his new job as the NIACC softball coach. Gratz, who was…

Four NIACC wrestlers place third at Coe Invite

Four NIACC wrestlers place third at Coe Invite

CEDAR RAPIDS – Four NIACC wrestlers placed third at the Coe College Invitational on Saturday. Earning third-place finishes for the Trojans were Robert Rodriguez (149), Noah Jackson (157), Ryan Faught…

Cyclones to face Boise State in title game at Puerto Rico Tip-Off

Cyclones to face Boise State in title game at Puerto Rico Tip-Off

CONWAY, SOUTH CAROLINA – The Iowa State men’s basketball team advanced to the championship game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off At Myrtle Beach with a pair of wins against Appalachian…

Iowa State Cyclone football: Matt Campbell a semifinalist for the George Munger award

Iowa State Cyclone football: Matt Campbell a semifinalist for the George Munger award

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell is one of 16 semifinalists for the George Munger Coach of the Year Award, presented annually by the Maxwell Football…

NIACC wrestlers fall to Ellsworth

NIACC wrestlers fall to Ellsworth

MASON CITY – The No. 11 NIACC wrestling team dropped a 30-12 decision to top-ranked Ellsworth Wednesday night in the NIACC gym. NIACC picked up a fall from top-ranked Austin…

NIACC man’s and women’s basketball teams beat Harper College

NIACC man’s and women’s basketball teams beat Harper College

IOWA FALLS – The NIACC men’s basketball team moved to 4-0 with a 91-61 win over Harper College on Saturday at the Dale Howard Classic on the Ellsworth campus. It…

Cross country: NIACC’s Jacques places 7th, earns all-American honors

Cross country: NIACC’s Jacques places 7th, earns all-American honors

FORT DODGE – NIACC freshman Brian Jacques made history on Saturday. Jacques earned all-American honors with his seventh-place finish at the NJCAA Division I national cross country championships in a…

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