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College Football: UNI dominates St. Thomas, 44-3

College Football: UNI dominates St. Thomas, 44-3

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — The University of Northern Iowa football dominated St. Thomas in its home season opener, 44-3 UNI scored off the opening drive, and 6 Panthers found a…

College Football: Iowa’s Taylor named B1G Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

College Football: Iowa’s Taylor named B1G Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa sophomore punter Tory Taylor has been named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week following No. 10 Iowa’s 27-17 win at No. 9…

College Basketball: UNI releases 2021-2022 full schedule

College Basketball: UNI releases 2021-2022 full schedule

CEDAR FALLS – The Panthers’ Men’s Basketball team returns to full-season action with the announcement of the 2021-2022 full schedule. Wednesday afternoon UNI released its non-conference schedule along with the…

College Football: Iowa prepares for Saturday game against Kent State

College Football: Iowa prepares for Saturday game against Kent State

IOWA CITY – Fresh off another routine victory over in-state for Iowa State, the Iowa Hawkeyes next prepare to take the field against Kent State. University of Iowa Football Media…

College Football: UNI defeats Sacramento State, 34-16

College Football: UNI defeats Sacramento State, 34-16

SACRAMENTO, CA – The (#21) Panther football team took on the (RV) Hornets of Sacramento State on Saturday night, kickoff at 8:00 pm CT. The Panthers dominated the third quarter,…

College Football: For sixth time in a row, it’s a Hawkeye state; Iowa defeats Iowa State, 27-17

College Football: For sixth time in a row, it’s a Hawkeye state; Iowa defeats Iowa State, 27-17

AMES – The eyes of the nation looked on as Iowa handling its business easily in Ames Saturday, defeating Iowa State for the sixth time in a row, 27-17. #10…

College Basketball: Iowa, Big Ten announce 2021-22 Schedule

College Basketball: Iowa, Big Ten announce 2021-22 Schedule

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa, in conjunction with the Big Ten Conference, announced its 2021-22 men’s basketball schedule Wednesday. The Hawkeyes will play 18 regular season home games…

College Football: Iowa prepares to defeat Iowa State and keep Cy-Hawk Trophy

College Football: Iowa prepares to defeat Iowa State and keep Cy-Hawk Trophy

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes are preparing to head to Ames this weekend to defeat the Iowa State Cyclones again this year and keep the Cy-Hawk trophy in their…

UNI Football prepare for Big Sky Matchup with Sacramento State

UNI Football prepare for Big Sky Matchup with Sacramento State

THE GAME #21/#15 UNI (0-1, 0-0 MVFC) @ RV/RV Sacramento State (1-0, 0-0 Big Sky) Date: Sept 11 Place: Hornet Stadium Time: 8:00 pm CT TV: ESPN+ Talent: David Lewis…

College Cross Country: Iowa men claim team title at Hawkeye Invite, women take third

College Cross Country: Iowa men claim team title at Hawkeye Invite, women take third

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior Nick Trattner led the men’s cross country team to a victory at the 2021 Hawkeye Invite on the Ashton Cross Country Course with…

College Football: Iowa’s Moss named B1G Defensive Player of the Week

College Football: Iowa’s Moss named B1G Defensive Player of the Week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior defensive back Riley Moss has been named the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week, following No. 18 Iowa’s 34-6 win over No.…

College Football: #18 Iowa demolishes #17 Indiana, 34-6

College Football: #18 Iowa demolishes #17 Indiana, 34-6

IOWA CITY – Iowa (1-0, 1-0) defeated Indiana (0-1, 0-1), 34-6, on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa extended its winning streak to seven games. Iowa has outscored its last seven…

College Football: Iowa State barely escapes season opener versus UNI, winning 16-10

College Football: Iowa State barely escapes season opener versus UNI, winning 16-10

AMES – The UNI football program opened the season against the Cyclones of Iowa State on Saturday, September 4, falling to seventh-ranked Cyclones 16-10. The Panthers finished the game with…

College Football: UNI opens season with huge road game against #7 Iowa State

College Football: UNI opens season with huge road game against #7 Iowa State

AMES – UNI Panthers open the 2021 college football season with a very tough road game in Ames agains the highly-ranked Cyclones of Iowa State. THE GAME #21/16 UNI (0-0,…

College Football: Iowa prepared to face tough Indiana team, coach Kirk Ferentz says

College Football: Iowa prepared to face tough Indiana team, coach Kirk Ferentz says

IOWA CITY – Iowa opens the college football season Saturday and is prepared to face a rising opponent in the Indiana Hoosiers. University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday, August…

NIACC’s Crew wins national, ICCAC honors

NIACC’s Crew wins national, ICCAC honors

MASON CITY – It was quite a week for NIACC freshman Hailey Crew. On Friday, Crew, who is from Ogden, Utah, signed a national letter of intent to play for…

Waldorf University welcomes new Assistant Athletic Director for Strategic Communications, John Cabral

Waldorf University welcomes new Assistant Athletic Director for Strategic Communications, John Cabral

FOREST CITY – Waldorf University is excited to welcome John Cabral as the new Assistant Athletic Director for Strategic Communications. Cabral, a 2007 graduate of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth,…

College Football: Iowa’s Linderbaum named AP Preseason First-Team All-American

College Football: Iowa’s Linderbaum named AP Preseason First-Team All-American

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa junior center Tyler Linderbaum has been named a preseason first-team All-American by the Associated Press. Linderbaum (6-foot-3, 290-pounds) was a finalist for the Rimington…

First Aid Items to Carry to a Soccer or Baseball Game

First Aid Items to Carry to a Soccer or Baseball Game

You would think that the first aid items to carry to a soccer or baseball field would be for the health and safety of the players alone. However, such items…

College Football: Iowa State breaks football season ticket record, single-game tickets on sale wednesday

College Football: Iowa State breaks football season ticket record, single-game tickets on sale wednesday

AMES, Iowa – Cyclone Nation has stepped up again. The Iowa State Athletics Department announced today that it has established a school record total of season football tickets sold for…

College Football: Iowa names 2021 football player council

College Football: Iowa names 2021 football player council

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa football program has named 16 players to the 2021 Player Council. Head coach Kirk Ferentz announced the group Friday. The group includes six…

College Athletics: Iowa announces coaches contract extensions

College Athletics: Iowa announces coaches contract extensions

IOWA CITY – Nine head coaches of University of Iowa intercollegiate athletic programs have received contract extensions. The announcement was made Monday by Gary Barta, Henry B. and Patricia B.…

College Football: Iowa names Duke Slater Field at Kinnick Stadium

College Football: Iowa names Duke Slater Field at Kinnick Stadium

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa Athletics Department announced Wednesday the naming of Duke Slater Field at Kinnick Stadium. The naming was approved by the Board of Regents, State…

College Basketball: Iowa’s Wieskamp, Garza selected in NBA Draft

College Basketball: Iowa’s Wieskamp, Garza selected in NBA Draft

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa men’s basketball players Joe Wieskamp and Luka Garza were chosen in the 2021 NBA Draft held Thursday evening in Brooklyn, New York. Wieskamp was…

Former NIACC track and field standout Kaputin to compete in Olympics on Sunday

Former NIACC track and field standout Kaputin to compete in Olympics on Sunday

TOKYO – Former NIACC track and field standout Rellie Kaputin will realize a lifelong dream Sunday night at the 2020 Summer Olympics. Kaputin, who competed at NIACC in 2014-15, will…

College Football: Iowa’s Ferentz has confidence in team, quarterback Petras

College Football: Iowa’s Ferentz has confidence in team, quarterback Petras

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – Iowa Hawkeyes head football coach Kirk Ferentz held a press conference at Big Ten Football Media Days and expressed confidence in his team and starting quarterback Spencer…

Key Dates for Sports Fans This Summer and Fall

Key Dates for Sports Fans This Summer and Fall

2021 is a year jam-packed with sport. Europe has just finished its Euro 2020 soccer tournament, South America has just completed the Copa América, and the Olympics are now underway…

College Football: Cyclones land eight on Preseason All-Big 12 Team

College Football: Cyclones land eight on Preseason All-Big 12 Team

IRVING, Texas – Eight Iowa State players – Mike Rose (LB), Charlie Kolar (TE), Greg Eisworth II (DB), Breece Hall (RB), Xavier Hutchinson (WR), Colin Newell (OL), Trevor Downing (OL)…

College Basketball: Cyclones to face Xavier in NIT Season Tip-Off

College Basketball: Cyclones to face Xavier in NIT Season Tip-Off

AMES – Iowa State will play Xavier to open play at the NIT Season Tip-Off on Wednesday, November 24 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Cyclones and…

Former NIACC standout Kaputin to compete at Summer Olympics in Tokyo

Former NIACC standout Kaputin to compete at Summer Olympics in Tokyo

By KIRK HARDCASTLE NIACC Sports Information Director Millions of young female athletes around the world grow up dreaming of someday competing in the Olympics. For former NIACC track and field…

College Football: Phil Steele names 11 Hawkeyes Preseason All-Big Ten

College Football: Phil Steele names 11 Hawkeyes Preseason All-Big Ten

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior center Tyler Linderbaum has been named to Phil Steele’s Publications preseason first-team All-America team. In addition, junior running back Tyler Goodson was named…

College Basketball: UNI head basketball coach Ben Jacobson gets contract extension

College Basketball: UNI head basketball coach Ben Jacobson gets contract extension

CEDAR FALLS – UNI head men’s basketball coach Ben Jacobson has signed a contract extension that locks up the four-time Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year through the end…

Iowa State’s Bridget Carleton named to Canada’s Olympic Basketball Team

Iowa State’s Bridget Carleton named to Canada’s Olympic Basketball Team

VICTORIA, British Columbia – Former Iowa State basketball standout Bridget Carleton is seeing her dreams come true, after she was named to Canada’s Senior Women’s National Team Olympic Roster, Canada…

University of Iowa announces “name image likeness” program for “student athletes”

University of Iowa announces “name image likeness” program for “student athletes”

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa athletic department announced its comprehensive Name, Image and Likeness program – FLIGHT – on Friday. FLIGHT is a cross-departmental effort that creates and…

College Basketball: Iowa to play Utah State in Sioux Falls

College Basketball: Iowa to play Utah State in Sioux Falls

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa men’s basketball team will return to South Dakota for a nonconference game against Utah State on Dec. 18, 2021. The Hawkeyes and Aggies…

NIACC’s Mason wins NJCAA service award

NIACC’s Mason wins NJCAA service award

MASON CITY – NIACC athletic director Dan Mason has received the 2020-21 Mary Ellen Leicht Service Award by the NJCAA. Mason was honored at a virtual NJCAA ceremony Monday evening.…

Cyclones to face Creighton in BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle

Cyclones to face Creighton in BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will face a road test at Creighton in the 2021 BIG EAST-Big 12 Battle on Saturday, Dec. 4. The matchup will feature…

David Nurse basketball camp set for July 15-16 at NIACC

MASON CITY – The David Nurse Basketball Camp will be held in the NIACC gym on July 15-16. The camp run by Nurse, who is an NBA skills coach, is…

A Look at Iowa’s Sports Culture

A Look at Iowa’s Sports Culture

A packed-out stadium of fans watch the Iowa Hawkeyes football team play a game at their home field, Kinnick Stadium   In the U.S., sports culture is ingrained into everyday…

NIACC’s Lienhard earns NFCA all-Midwest Region honor

NIACC’s Lienhard earns NFCA all-Midwest Region honor

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Laken Lienhard (utiity/pitcher) was selected to the all-NFCA NJCAA Division II Midwest Region second team. Lienhard, who was a first-team all-NJCAA Region XI Division II…

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