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Iowa to face Mississippi State in Outback Bowl

Iowa to face Mississippi State in Outback Bowl

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has accepted an invitation to play Mississippi State at the 2019 Outback Bowl in Tampa, Florida, on Jan. 1, 2019. Kickoff is scheduled…

Iowa’s Hockenson named best tight end in nation

Iowa’s Hockenson named best tight end in nation

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa tight end T.J. Hockenson is the recipient of the 2018 Ozzie Newsome Award. The award is presented annually to college football’s best tight end…

Wrestling: No. 3 Iowa narrowly defeats Iowa State, 19-18

Wrestling: No. 3 Iowa narrowly defeats Iowa State, 19-18

AMES – The Iowa State wrestling team (1-1, 0-0 Big 12) fell to in-state rival No. 3 Iowa (5-0, 1-0 Big 10) by a narrow margin, 19-18. The Cyclones and…

Iowa tight end Hockenson highlights All-Big Ten Offense

Iowa tight end Hockenson highlights All-Big Ten Offense

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa sophomore tight end T.J. Hockenson has been named the Kwalick-Clark Tight End of the Year in the Big Ten Conference. Junior tight end Noah…

Noah Fant departs Iowa football, skips bowl game, to enter NFL Draft

Noah Fant departs Iowa football, skips bowl game, to enter NFL Draft

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa football program announced Friday that junior tight end Noah Fant will forego his remaining eligibility and declare for the 2019 NFL Draft. He…

Hawkeyes’ play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin suspended 2 games for comments on Iowa players

Hawkeyes’ play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin suspended 2 games for comments on Iowa players

IOWA CITY – Learfield, the exclusive multimedia rights holder for University of Iowa Athletics, today announced a two-game suspension for Hawkeyes’ men’s basketball play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin. The suspension follows…

Iowa State’s Campbell named Big 12 Coach of the Year for second-straight season

Iowa State’s Campbell named Big 12 Coach of the Year for second-straight season

IRVING, Texas- For the second year in a row, Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell was honored for his coaching efforts by earning 2018 Big 12 Conference Co-Coach of…

Iowa men’s basketball team gets big win over Pitt Tuesday night, 69-68

Iowa men’s basketball team gets big win over Pitt Tuesday night, 69-68

IOWA CITY – The Iowa men’s basketball team scored a big win over Pitt Tuesday night, 69-68, in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge. Nicholas Baer scored 14 of his 16 points…

NIACC’s Buford earns NJCAA Division II national POW award

NIACC’s Buford earns NJCAA Division II national POW award

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Jada Buford was selected as the NJCAA Division II national player of the week for the week of Nov. 19-26 on Wednesday. Buford was also…

Iowa’s Kaleb Young named B1G Wrestler of the Week

Iowa’s Kaleb Young named B1G Wrestler of the Week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa sophomore Kaleb Young has been named Big Ten Conference Wrestler of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday. Young, ranked No. 13 at 157…

Iowa’s Hooker named the Tatum-Woodson Big Ten Defensive Back of the Year

Iowa’s Hooker named the Tatum-Woodson Big Ten Defensive Back of the Year

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior defensive back Amani Hooker has been named the Tatum-Woodson Big Ten Defensive Back of the Year and sophomore wide receiver Ihmir Smith-Marsette has…

NIACC’s Buford selected as ICCAC Player of the Week

NIACC’s Buford selected as ICCAC Player of the Week

MASON CITY – NIACC freshman Jada Buford was selected as the ICCAC women’s basketball player of the week for the week of Nov. 19-26. It is the second time this…

Iowa’s Nelson named Big Ten Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Iowa’s Nelson named Big Ten Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior defensive end Anthony Nelson has been named Big Ten Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week following Iowa’s 31-28 win over Nebraska in the…

Depth on display as Iowa tops Purdue in Big Ten Wrestling opener

Depth on display as Iowa tops Purdue in Big Ten Wrestling opener

IOWA CITY – Senior Mitch Bowman led off with an upset and the No. 3 University of Iowa wrestling team strung together five straight wins in the middle of its…

Iowa State women’s basketball team sign two new players

Iowa State women’s basketball team sign two new players

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State women’s basketball program and head coach Bill Fennelly announced Wednesday that two prep standouts have signed their letters of intent, completing the Cyclones 2019…

Iowa State men’s basketball team hosts Omaha on Monday

Iowa State men’s basketball team hosts Omaha on Monday

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State is back at Hilton Coliseum Monday evening to host Omaha in another nonconference contest. The Matchup: Iowa State (5-1, 0-0 Big 12) vs. Omaha (3-3,…

Cyclones ink three for men’s basketball team during signing period

Cyclones ink three for men’s basketball team during signing period

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head coach Steve Prohm and the men’s basketball program have announced the signings of three players to National Letters of Intent. The class includes three…

Iowa State and Drake to play football game December 1

Iowa State and Drake to play football game December 1

AMES – The Iowa State football team will play Drake on Dec. 1 on MidAmerican Energy Field at Jack Trice Stadium. Kickoff will be at 11 a.m. When Iowa State’s…

Cyclones to play in Battle 4 Atlantis In 2019

Cyclones to play in Battle 4 Atlantis In 2019

AMES – Fresh off a trip to Maui, the Iowa State men’s basketball team will participate in the 2019 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis from Nov. 27-29 in Paradise…

Former Mohawk Miguel Recinos helps Iowa beat Nebraska, 31-28

Former Mohawk Miguel Recinos helps Iowa beat Nebraska, 31-28

IOWA CITY – A former Mason City Mohawk, Miguel Recinos, kicked a field goal to help the Iowa Hawkeyes beat the Nebraska Cornhuskers (for the fourth straight time) 31-28 Friday…

Meyer’s 20 points helps Iowa woman defeat West Virginia, 84-81

Meyer’s 20 points helps Iowa woman defeat West Virginia, 84-81

BIMINI, BAHAMAS – The Iowa women’s basketball team overcame a 24-point deficit to beat West Virginia in the opening round of the Junkanoo Jam in the Bahamas, and a former…

Girls basketball: Mason City downs Waverly Shell Rock, 70-43

Girls basketball: Mason City downs Waverly Shell Rock, 70-43

MASON CITY – The #3 ranked Mason City girls basketball team beat #12 ranked Waverly Shell Rock Tuesday night, 70-43.…

Iowa’s Mcaffery “happy” team is ranked

Iowa’s Mcaffery “happy” team is ranked

University of Iowa Basketball Media Conference Monday, November 19, 2018 Fran McCaffery Men’s Basketball Q. Fran, you guys are ranked in this week’s polls. What are your thoughts on being…

Iowa’s Epenesa named B1G Co-Defensive Player of the Week after dominating Illinois

Iowa’s Epenesa named B1G Co-Defensive Player of the Week after dominating Illinois

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa sophomore defensive end A.J. Epenesa has been named Big Ten Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Week following Iowa’s 63-0 win at Illinois. The announcement…

Iowa dismantles Illinois, 63-0, in Big Ten road contest

Iowa dismantles Illinois, 63-0, in Big Ten road contest

CHAMPAIGN, ILLINOIS – The Iowa Hawkeye football team completely embarrassed the Illinois Fighting Illini in their home stadium Saturday with a dominating 63-0 win to snap a three-game losing streak.…

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helps lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helps lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39

IOWA CITY – Former Mason City Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helped lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39, Saturday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures in the game, including Makenzie…

Iowa State’s Hakeem Butler is a Tyler Rose Earl Campbell Award

Iowa State’s Hakeem Butler is a Tyler Rose Earl Campbell Award

TYLER, Texas – Iowa State junior wide receiver Hakeem Butler is one of 13 finalists for the Tyler Rose Earl Campbell Award. The award is named after the 1977 Heisman…

Iowa defeats UConn 91-71 to win 2K Empire Classic in New York

Iowa defeats UConn 91-71 to win 2K Empire Classic in New York

NEW YORK – The Iowa men’s basketball team defeated the UConn Huskies 91 to 72 to claim the 2018 2K Empire Classic in New York Friday night. Iowa jumped out…

NIACC men’s basketball win at Southeastern

NIACC men’s basketball win at Southeastern

BURLINGTON – The NIACC men’s basketball team topped Southeastern 94-86 in a nonconference contest Friday night. Orrington Hamilton hit a 3-point goal with four minutes, 30 seconds to go to…

DeSanto, Murin Debut with Pins to Lead Iowa Over Princeton

DeSanto, Murin Debut with Pins to Lead Iowa Over Princeton

IOWA CITY – Austin DeSanto and Max Murin introduced themselves to the Carver-Hawkeye Arena crowd with a pair pins Friday to lead the third-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team to a…

Iowa defeats #13 Oregon in Madison Square Garden, 77-69

Iowa defeats #13 Oregon in Madison Square Garden, 77-69

NEW YORK – Superb free throw shooting helped Iowa defeat #13 Oregon in Madison Square Garden Thursday night, 77-69. The game was played as part of the 2K Empire Classic.…

Hawkeye men’s basketball signs 2 prep standouts

Hawkeye men’s basketball signs 2 prep standouts

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Wednesday that Joe Toussaint and Patrick McCaffery have signed a National Letter of Intent to attend…

NIACC falls to Ellsworth on mat

NIACC falls to Ellsworth on mat

MASON CITY – The No. 10 Ellsworth wrestling team topped NIACC 31-15 in an ICCAC dual Wednesday night in the NIACC gym. Picking up wins for the Trojans (0-1) were…

5 NIACC players sign with DI schools

5 NIACC players sign with DI schools

MASON CITY – Five NIACC baseball players signed NCAA Division I schools on Wednesday. Pitchers Evan Reifert and Michael Oh signed with North Carolina of the Atlantic Coast Conference, pitcher…

NIACC’s Carlson signs with Upper Iowa

NIACC’s Carlson signs with Upper Iowa

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore outfielder Kaitlyn Carlson signed a national letter of intent Wednesday to play softball at Upper Iowa University. Carlson, who is from Lake In the Hills,…

Iowa’s Jack Nunge will redshirt 2018-19 Season

Iowa’s Jack Nunge will redshirt 2018-19 Season

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Thursday that sophomore Jack Nunge plans to redshirt the 2018-19 season. The native of Newburgh, Indiana,…

NIACC’s Mandy Willems selected as the NJCAA Division II national player of the week

NIACC’s Mandy Willems selected as the NJCAA Division II national player of the week

MASON CITY – A day after earning the ICCAC women’s basketball player of the week award, NIACC’s Mandy Willems was selected as the NJCAA Division II national player of the…

Wigginton named To Wooden Award Preseason Top 50

Wigginton named To Wooden Award Preseason Top 50

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State sophomore guard Lindell Wigginton has been named to the Wooden Award Preseason Top 50 list as announced this morning on ESPN’s Sports Center. Wigginton, who…

NIACC’s Wagner earns first-team all-region honors

NIACC’s Wagner earns first-team all-region honors

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore outside hitter Hannah Wagner was selected to the NJCAA Region XI first-team. Wagner, who led the Lady Trojans with 581 kills, is the first NIACC…

Iowa State’s Carleton named to Wooden Award Preseason Top 30

Iowa State’s Carleton named to Wooden Award Preseason Top 30

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State senior guard Bridget Carleton was named to the 2018-19 Wooden Award Preseason List. Carleton has already been named to the Cheryl Miller Watch List and…