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Iowa State honors two legends with award names

Iowa State honors two legends with award names

AMES – The Iowa State Athletics Department is honoring two of its legends by naming the school’s annual Male and Female Athletes of the Year in their honor. The Male…

College Football: Iowa State head coach places Lewis, Olson and Walker on scholarship

College Football: Iowa State head coach places Lewis, Olson and Walker on scholarship

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell announced that three outstanding walk-on contributors – Braxton Lewis, Collin Olson and Amechie Walker – will finish their respective careers…

College Basketball: Cyclones sign transfer Javan Johnson

College Basketball: Cyclones sign transfer Javan Johnson

AMES – Iowa State has signed Troy University transfer Javan Johnson (JAY-ven Johnson), head coach Steve Prohm announced today. Johnson, a 6-7 forward, will sit out the 2019-20 season per…

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes win B1G Championships

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes win B1G Championships

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa won the Men’s Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championships for the fourth time in school history with 116 points on Sunday. The…

NIACC’s Barragy set to play at nationals

NIACC’s Barragy set to play at nationals

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – For the 13th straight season, the NIACC women’s golf team will be represented at the national tournament. Freshman Jordyn Barragy will tee it up for the…

College Basketball: Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl hardship waiver petition approved

College Basketball: Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl hardship waiver petition approved

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior forward Cordell Pemsl’s hardship waiver petition has been approved by the Big Ten Conference.  Pemsl (6-foot-8, 230 pounds) will have two years of men’s…

NIACC’s Leum selected as national Player of the Week

NIACC’s Leum selected as national Player of the Week

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore first baseman Fox Leum was selected as the NJCAA Division II baseball player of the week for the week of April 29-May 5. Leum, who was honored as…

NIACC women place fourth at regional meet

NIACC women place fourth at regional meet

COUNCIL BLUFFS – The NIACC women’s track and field team placed fourth with 77 points the NJCAA Region XI championships on Saturday and Sunday. Iowa Western was the women’s team…

NIACC’s Swart sets school high jump record

NIACC’s Swart sets school high jump record

COUNCIL BLUFFS – NIACC freshman Eric Swart set the school’s high jump record with a leap of 6 feet, 6 3/4 inches with his third place finish at the NJCAA…

No. 20 NIACC softball team opens tourney play against Iowa Lakes

No. 20 NIACC softball team opens tourney play against Iowa Lakes

CEDAR RAPIDS – The third-seeded NIACC softball team will face sixth-seeded Iowa Lakes at 4 p.m. Friday in the opening round of the NJCAA Region XI-B tournament on the Kirkwood…

NIACC baseball team opens tourney against Southeastern

NIACC baseball team opens tourney against Southeastern

CLINTON – The sixth-seeded NIACC baseball team faces third-seeded Southeastern in the opening round of the NJCAA Region XI tournament at 3 p.m. on Thursday at Ashford University Field, the…

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas prep Caleb Grill

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas prep Caleb Grill

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball program has signed Kansas prep Caleb Grill, head coach Steve Prohm announced today. Grill, a 6-3 guard out of Maize, Kansas, joins the…

College Baseball: Iowa ranked 24th by D1Baseball.com

College Baseball: Iowa ranked 24th by D1Baseball.com

IOWA CITY – On the strength of its six straight series wins, including taking two of three games from No. 18 UC Irvine last weekend at Duane Banks Field, the…

Iowa Men’s Basketball: Isaiah Moss to transfer

Iowa Men’s Basketball: Isaiah Moss to transfer

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced Thursday that redshirt junior Isaiah Moss has submitted his name in the NCAA transfer portal with the…

Women’s College Basketball: Scott invited to U.S. Pan American Game team trials

Women’s College Basketball: Scott invited to U.S. Pan American Game team trials

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Iowa State women’s basketball center Kristin Scott was selected to take part in trials for the 2019 U.S. Pan American Games with USA basketball. Scott’s trials…

College Football: Iowa adds defensive line coach

College Football: Iowa adds defensive line coach

IOWA CITY – Jay Niemann, an Iowa native who coached football in the state of Iowa from 1989-2007, has been added to the University of Iowa football staff as its…

NIACC softball team ranked 17th

NIACC softball team ranked 17th

MASON CITY – After a week’s absence, the NIACC softball team returned to the NJCAA Division II rankings at No. 17 on Tuesday. NIACC (26-14 overall, 18-6 in the ICCAC)…

College football: Iowa adds Nevada to complete 2022 football schedule

College football: Iowa adds Nevada to complete 2022 football schedule

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has added a home date with the University of Nevada to complete its 2022 football schedule. Iowa will host the Wolf Pack on…

College Baseball: Iowa tops Ohio State, 11-4, take series

College Baseball: Iowa tops Ohio State, 11-4, take series

COLUMBUS, OHIO – The University of Iowa baseball team scored four runs in the seventh and ninth inning to secure its fifth straight Big Ten series win in an 11-4…

Track and Field: Iowa State Men win Hy-Vee Cup at Drake Relays

Track and Field: Iowa State Men win Hy-Vee Cup at Drake Relays

DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s track and field team brought home the Hy-Vee Cup after an outstanding weekend at the Drake Relays. On Saturday, the Cyclone men…

College football: Iowa’s 2019 football game themes announced

College football: Iowa’s 2019 football game themes announced

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa Athletics announced Tuesday themes for 2019 home football games. The season will kick off with the Kinnick Edge Kickoff game, presented by Eastern Iowa…

Former Hawkeye basketball star Kenny Arnold passes away

Former Hawkeye basketball star Kenny Arnold passes away

IOWA CITY – Former University of Iowa basketball standout Kenny Arnold passed away peacefully early Saturday morning. He was 59 years old. For 30-plus years, Arnold battled a number of…

College football: Iowa State running back David Montgomery drafted by bears

College football: Iowa State running back David Montgomery drafted by bears

AMES – Iowa State running back David Montgomery is officially headed to the NFL. The two-time All-American, who rushed for over 1,000 yards the last two seasons, was selected in…

Track and Field: Iowa State claims two titles on Drake Relays Friday

Track and Field: Iowa State claims two titles on Drake Relays Friday

DES MOINES – Iowa State’s men claimed two titles on Friday at the Drake Relays. For the second-straight season, the Cyclones brought home the 4×800-meter relay title after another dramatic…

NIACC baseball/softball games moved to Friday

NIACC baseball/softball games moved to Friday

MASON CITY – Due to the threat of inclement weather on Saturday, the NIACC baseball and softball teams will now play ICCAC doubleheaders on Friday. The NIACC baseball team will…

Women’s college basketball: Iowa to retire Gustafson’s No. 10 

Women’s college basketball: Iowa to retire Gustafson’s No. 10 

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa women’s basketball team will retire Megan Gustafson’s No. 10, the Henry B. and Patricia B. Tippie Director of Athletics Chair Gary Barta announced Wednesday at…

Women’s college basketball: Nezerwa granted additional year of eligibility

Women’s college basketball: Nezerwa granted additional year of eligibility

AMES – Iowa State women’s basketball forward Inès Nezerwa has received a waiver from the NCAA staff which will extend her eligibility and allow her to compete during the 2019-20…

College baseball: Iowa offense erupts in series-clinching win Over No. 30 Nebraska

College baseball: Iowa offense erupts in series-clinching win Over No. 30 Nebraska

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa baseball team scored eight runs in the fifth inning to fuel a 17-9 victory over No. 30 Nebraska on Saturday afternoon at Duane…

College baseball: Iowa downs #30 Nebraska, 3-2

College baseball: Iowa downs #30 Nebraska, 3-2

IOWA CITY – Junior Zeb Adreon delivered a game-winning RBI single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to send the University of Iowa baseball team to a…

Jacobson named Big 12 Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of The Year

Jacobson named Big 12 Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of The Year

AMES – Iowa State junior Michael Jacobson has been named the Big 12 Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Jacobson is the third Iowa State men’s basketball recipient of the…

Women’s college basketball: Cyclones add highly-touted transfer, Lindsey Jarosinski

Women’s college basketball: Cyclones add highly-touted transfer, Lindsey Jarosinski

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head coach Bill Fennelly announced today the addition of Lindsey Jarosinski, a freshman transfer from Wake Forest. “We could not be more excited to add…

NIACC boys all-star game set for Sunday

MASON CITY – The annual NIACC boys basketball all-star game is set for Sunday in the NIACC gym. Game time is slated for 3 p.m. The Globe Gazette’s Luke Garza…

Iowa’s Joe Wieskamp to test NBA process

Iowa’s Joe Wieskamp to test NBA process

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa freshman guard Joe Wieskamp announced Thursday that he has submitted paperwork for entry into the 2019 NBA Draft in order to test the process.…

Iowa State’s Lagat Named Big 12 Men’s Athlete of the Week

Iowa State’s Lagat Named Big 12 Men’s Athlete of the Week

AMES – Thanks to his outstanding 800-meter run at the Sun Angel Classic on Saturday, Iowa State’s Festus Lagat has been named the Big 12 Outdoor Track & Field Men’s…

Iowa’s Gustafson selected by Dallas in the WNBA Draft

NEW YORK CITY – University of Iowa senior Megan Gustafson was selected by the Dallas Wings with the 17th overall pick in the WNBA Draft on Wednesday evening in New…

NIACC women’s golf team places 2nd at Simpson

NIACC women’s golf team places 2nd at Simpson

INDIANOLA – The NIACC women’s golf team placed second at the Simpson College Invitational on Wednesday. NIACC shot a season-best 388 at the Indianola Country Club. The Lady Trojans opened…

NIACC softball team ranked 7th in latest poll; players recognized

NIACC softball team ranked 7th in latest poll; players recognized

MASON CITY – The NIACC softball team is ranked seventh in the latest NJCAA Division II poll released Tuesday. Jones County Junior College (25-4) is ranked No. 1. DMACC is…

Iowa State to host Seton Hall in first Big 12/BIG EAST scheduling alliance

Iowa State to host Seton Hall in first Big 12/BIG EAST scheduling alliance

AMES – Iowa State will host Seton Hall in 2019-20 as part of the first Big 12/BIG EAST Scheduling Alliance. The games will be played in the month of December…

Iowa’s Gustafson wins AP Player of the Year, Lisa Leslie Award

Iowa’s Gustafson wins AP Player of the Year, Lisa Leslie Award

TAMPA, Florida – University of Iowa senior Megan Gustafson was named the Associated Press National Player of the Year and the recipient of the Lisa Leslie Award on Thursday. The…

Women’s college basketball: Carleton Named Cheryl Miller Award winner; WBCA All-American

Women’s college basketball: Carleton Named Cheryl Miller Award winner; WBCA All-American

TAMPA, Florida – Iowa State women’s basketball senior Bridget Carleton caps her historic season with two of the highest distinctions Women’s College Basketball has to offer. The Chatham, Ontario native…

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