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Iowa superstar Lee done for the season

By ERIC PRATT sports@messengernews.net IOWA CITY — There seemed to be an almost-superhuman element to the way Spencer Lee captured his third NCAA wrestling championship last March. After defeating Brandon Courntey in the finals and anchoring the Hawkeyes’ first team title in 11 years, ...

Hawkeyes suffer disappointing bowl setback

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz knew from experience that his vaunted defense would be challenged trying to contain dynamic Kentucky receiver Wan’Dale Robinson in the Citrus Bowl. With the game on the line, Ferentz could only look on in horror as Robinson made the most ...

Cyclone women earn Big 12 victory

AMES (AP) — Ashley Joens poured in 29 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as No. 14 Iowa State rolled to an 88-72 victory over West Virginia in a Big 12 Conference opener. Joens buried 9 of 16 shots from the floor and 9 of 9 at the free-throw line for the Cyclones (12-1), who have won five ...

Career-high 44 for Hawkeye Clark

IOWA CITY (AP) — Sophomore Caitlin Clark scored a career-high 44 points with eight assists, freshman Addison O’Grady recorded her first double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds and No. 21 Iowa beat Evansville 93-56. It was the most points scored by a player in a women’s basketball ...

Iowa fights off Maryland

IOWA CITY (AP) — Keegan Murray made 5 of 6 from 3-point range and finished with a career-high tying 35 points to help Iowa beat Maryland 80-75 on Monday night. Murray made 14 of 21 from the field, grabbed eight rebounds and blocked three shots. Filip Rebraca had 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting ...