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Iowa State blisters Oklahoma

AMES (AP) — Izaiah Brockington scored 22 points and Iowa State had the hot hand from the field as the Cyclones turned away Oklahoma, 75-54 on Saturday. Brockington hit 10 of 13 shots from the field and led an Iowa State offense that hit 33 of 49 field-goal attempts (67.3%), including 8 of 15 ...

Hawkeyes take down Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Keegan Murray scored 24 points and Iowa used a big run early in the second half to beat No. 18 Ohio State 75-62 Saturday. Murray made 10 of 17 shots to lead the Hawkeyes (18-8, 8-7 Big Ten). “I don’t think the strategy was all that complicated,” Iowa coach Fran ...

Hawkeyes can’t catch Michigan

IOWA CITY (AP) — Moussa Diabate scored 16 of his career-high 28 points in the second half and Michigan beat Iowa 84-79 on Thursday night. Diabate, a freshman whose career high had been 15 points, was 12-of-15 shooting with eight rebounds for the Wolverines (14-10, 8-6 Big Ten), who broke a ...

Cyclones lose big lead, game

AMES (AP) — Markquis Nowell scored five of his 16 points in overtime and Kansas State rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit to beat Iowa State 75-69 on Saturday. Nowell made three 3-pointers and had six assists. Nijel Pack made four 3-pointers and scored 19 points. Mark Smith added 15 ...

Iowa almost hits 100 again

IOWA CITY (AP) — Sophomore Keegan Murray scored a career-high 37 points to power Iowa to a 98-75 romp over Nebraska on Sunday. Murray sank 15 of 21 shots — 3 of 4 from 3-point range — and made 4 of 5 foul shots for the Hawkeyes (17-7, 7-6 Big Ten Conference). Murray had 24 first-half ...

Hawkeyes light up the scoreboard

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Jordan Bohannon made a school-record 10 3-pointers in scoring all 30 of his points, Keegan Murray also had 30 points and Iowa routed Maryland 110-87 on Thursday night. Bohannon led the way as Iowa (16-7, 6-6 Big Ten) tied the school record with 19 3-pointers. He ...

Green powers UNI men

CEDAR FALLS (AP) — AJ Green had 24 points as Northern Iowa beat Southern Illinois 53-44 on Wednesday night. Trae Berhow had seven points and 11 rebounds for Northern Iowa (14-9, 10-3 Missouri Valley Conference), which won its fifth consecutive game. Nate Heise added 10 rebounds. Lance Jones ...

Iowa women stop Gophers

IOWA CITY (AP) — Caitlin Clark scored 32 points and No. 25 Iowa scored the first 11 points of the fourth quarter to pull out an 88-78 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night. Monika Czinano scored six of her 23 points in that run, which included a three-point play by Clark, to help the ...

Welker is first Iowa women’s mat recruit

IOWA CITY (AP) — A junior world champion and U.S. Olympic trials finalist is the first member of the Iowa women’s wrestling program’s inaugural signing class. Coach Clarissa Chun on Thursday announced Kylie Welker of Franksville, Wis., as her first recruit. The 18-year-old Welker won a ...

Another triple-double for Clark

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Caitlin Clark collected her fifth triple-double this season and No. 21 Iowa rolled by Wisconsin 84-50 on Thursday night. Clark, who leads the nation in points and assists per game, finished with 27 points on 12-of-18 shooting with 11 assists and 11 rebounds. Monika ...

Cyclones drop K-State in ranked matchup

AMES (AP) — Emily Ryan and Lexi Donarski scored 15 points a piece, Ashley Joens had a double-double and No. 11 Iowa State used a dominant third quarter to defeat No. 25 Kansas State 70-55 on Wednesday night. The Cyclones recorded the last five points of the second quarter to lead 31-25 at ...

Ferentz: alumni advisory board will continue

By JOHN BOHNENKAMP The Associated Press IOWA CITY — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said Wednesday he wants to restructure an advisory committee of former players formed after a 2020 investigation found evidence of racial bias against Black players in his program. The timeline of when a new ...

Clark’s 43 not enough for Hawkeye women

IOWA CITY (AP) — Taylor Mikesell scored 24 points, Jacy Sheldon had 18 and No. 23 Ohio State outlasted No. 21 Iowa 92-88 on Monday night. Iowa’s Caitlin Clark scored 43 points, one shy of her career high, but missed a 3-pointer that could have tied the score in the final minute. She made ...

Guarding Clark is no easy task

By ERIC OLSON The Associated Press Over two years, many have tried and most have failed to effectively defend Iowa star and national scoring leader Caitlin Clark. “I’m not sure there really is a great strategy,” Duke coach Kara Lawson said. Lawson and other coaches naturally ...

Iowa falls in double OT

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — John Harrar scored a career-high 19 points with 10 rebounds, Seth Lundy added 17 points and 11 rebounds and Penn State beat Iowa 90-86 in double overtime on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak. The game featured 15 ties and 15 lead changes. Penn ...

UNI men hold off Evansville

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — AJ Green scored 18 points as Northern Iowa edged past Evansville 64-59 on Wednesday night. Green hit 4 of 6 3-pointers. Nate Heise had 12 points and seven rebounds for Northern Iowa (10-9, 6-3 Missouri Valley Conference). Evan Kuhlman had 13 points for the Purple ...

Cyclone women powered by Joens sisters

AMES (AP) — Ashley Joens scored 21 points and younger sister Aubrey broke out of a slump with 16 points to lead No. 13 Iowa State to a 77-62 win over Kansas on Wednesday, snapping a two-game losing streak. Ashley Joens, who moved within 85 points of breaking the school scoring record ...

Drake fights off Illinois State

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Garrett Sturtz scored 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and his two free throws with 1:24 remaining in overtime were the game’s final points and Drake edged Illinois State by a final of 89-88 on Wednesday night. D.J. Wilkins and Tucker DeVries scored 18 points apiece ...

Cyclone men take OT thriller in Stillwater

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Izaiah Brockington scored 26 points to help No. 23 Iowa State beat Oklahoma State 84-81 in overtime Wednesday night. Tyrese Hunter had 18 points and Caleb Grill added 15 for the Cyclones (15-5, 3-5 Big 12), who snapped a two-game skid. Avery Anderson scored a ...

Iowa’s Clark sets B1G assist record

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Caitlin Clark had 20 points, a career-high 17 assists and seven rebounds, nearly missing her third triple-double in four games, and No. 23 Iowa beat Penn State 107-79 on Tuesday night to spoil Makenna Marisa’s third 30-plus performance of the season. Clark, who ...