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ISU’s Monte Morris hungry, healthy

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The pain wouldn’t allow Monte Morris to fall asleep. Days after suffering an AC joint injury in his shoulder last year in the season finale at Kansas, the Iowa State...
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Nicholas Baer: the heart of the Hawkeyes

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After the Iowa men’s basketball team beat Penn State, senior Peter Jok had just wrapped up a regular season in which he led the Big Ten in scoring at 20.2 points per...
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Xavier athletes ready to hit the track

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - March 8, 2017 - 12:45pm
CEDAR RAPIDS — The track and field season officially kicked off on Feb. 13, but some Cedar Rapids Xavier athletes have been using the offseason to perfect their craft. “I started...
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IAwrestle to host “War at West Gym’ all-star dual

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - March 8, 2017 - 10:32am
CEDAR FALLS — Western Dubuque’s state champion trio and a pair of NCAA Division I wrestlers will highlight an all-star field this Saturday. The Bobcats’ Bradan Birt, Max Lyon and...
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Wednesday at the Iowa high school boys' state basketball tournament: Live stream, schedule, scores

It’s Class 4A’s day at the Iowa high school boys’ state basketball tournament, with four quarterfinal games in the state’s largest class. You can watch the games via the Iowa...
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Xavier’s George Durin has big plans for next season

Xavier junior George Durin is a state meet veterans. Durin swims for Washington High School and has been a key component for the Warriors, qualifying for state each of the last three years. This past...
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Boys' state basketball tournament: Wednesday's capsules

DES MOINES — Capsules on Wednesday’s games at the boys’ state basketball tournament at Wells Fargo Arena:   Class 4A Quarterfinals No. 1 Iowa City West (20-3) vs. Newton...
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Kirkwood men top NIACC 78-71 to begin region tournament

CEDAR RAPIDS — The second half was not starting the way Kirkwood men’s basketball coach Bryan Peterson wanted it to. His team led NIACC 40-29 in NJCAA regional action at the break, but...
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West Delaware builds big lead, holds off Dallas Center-Grimes, 66-58

DES MOINES — The end got a little wonky, but so what? West Delaware built an 18-point lead, let a lot of it get away but hung on to top Dallas Center-Grimes, 66-58, Tuesday night in a Class 3A...
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Most of Iowa’s tickets for B1G tournament remain unsold

IOWA CITY — For the first time, the Big Ten men’s basketball tournament is in Washington, D.C. Everybody is wondering how this might turn out. Attendance will be under the microscope....
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No. 1 Kirkwood women dominate Ellsworth in postseason opener

CEDAR RAPIDS— It didn’t take long for the No. 1-ranked Kirkwood women’s basketball team to assert its will on Ellsworth. The Eagle went on a 16-5 run to open the game, burying...
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Iowa’s Big Ten tourney really started on Feb. 21

IOWA CITY — The Iowa Hawkeyes are finding out now that all the world is a bracketologist. “It’s pretty difficult,” freshman guard Jordan Bohannon said about avoiding the...
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Brilliant 2nd half lifts Xavier over Mount Pleasant, back into 3A semifinals

DES MOINES — Going into Tuesday’s night session at the state tournament, no team had scored 60 points. Not a one. That encompassed 10 games, 20 teams and three classes. The deadball era...
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Boys’ state basketball tournament: Top-seeded Waverly-Shell Rock moves on

DES MOINES — Atlantic tried to take away Austin Phyfe, but top-seeded Waverly-Shell is more than just the Northern Iowa signee. That was proven true Tuesday afternoon in the Go-Hawks’...
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Linder’s 2017-18 preseason girls’ basketball rankings

The Gazette’s Jeff Linder unveils his preseason girls’ basketball rankings for the 2017-18 season. Teams are reclassified based on preliminary BEDS Documents; 2016-17 records and...
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No. 7 seed hasn’t been lucky at Big Ten tourneys

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - March 7, 2017 - 10:26am
When in doubt, go with the chalk. There is a good reason why no No. 7-seed, which Iowa is this week, has ever won a Big Ten men’s basketball tournament. Or a No. 8, a No. 9, or a No....
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Tuesday at the Iowa boys' state basketball tournament: Live stream, schedule, scores

Quarterfinals continue Tuesday at the Iowa high school boys’ basketball tournament with the second half of Class 2A and all of Class 3A at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. You can watch the...
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Marion’s dream basketball season

A handful of years ago, two little girls in baggy shorts way past their knees stood at the painted-on free throw line of a driveway. “This is for the state championship,” one said to...
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Camanche ends Cascade’s season, 58-48, in Class 2A quarterfinals

DES MOINES — You’ve heard it a million times. Here’s one million and one. It’s tough to beat a team three times in the same season. That old basketball cliche turned out to...
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Boys' state basketball tournament: Tuesday's capsules

DES MOINES — Capsules on Tuesday’s games at the boys’ state basketball tournament at Wells Fargo Arena:   Class 3A Quarterfinals Cedar Rapids Xavier (13-11) vs. No. 4 Mount...
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