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Hawkeyes at Ohio State Today

In mens college basketball yesterday…

Illinois State 99, Quincy University 57


In womens play…

South Dakota State 74, UNI 60



In mens action today…

Iowa at Ohio State (KBUR – noon tipoff)

Illinois at Michigan

Anderson at Western Illinois


In womens games today…

IWC at the Wartburg Tournament

UC-Riverside at Iowa State (Cyclone Challenge)

Western Illinois hosts Wisconsin-Milwaukee



In girls high school basketball yesterday/last night…

Illini West 57, Mendon Unity 30

West Hancock 53, Beardstown 46 (OT)


In boys play…

Payson-Seymour 70, West Central 31

Illini West finished 4th at the Macomb-Western Holiday Tournament, losing to Metamora 58-39 and to Macomb 43-40.  


In boys games today…

West Central at the Mendon Unity Tournament


In girls action…
Illini West and West Hancock at the Beardstown Lady Tiger Classic


In college wrestling…The Midlands Championships continue at Northwestern University in Evanston(IL), with the Iowa Hawkeyes leading by a wide margin over second place Illinois, 110 ½ to 89 ½. The host Wildcats are third with 85 points, followed by Edinboro and Virginia Tech. Continue Reading

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In mens college basketball yesterday…


(#23) UNI 74, South Dakota State 63



In womens play…


(#23) Iowa 77, Penn State 52

Western Illinois 91, Eureka College 50
Purdue 62, Illinois 55

In womens action today/tonight…

IWC vs. Washington University at the Wartburg Tournament
Howard at Iowa State in the Cyclone Challenge
South Dakota State at UNI



In boys high school basketball today/tonight…


West Central at the Mendon Unity Tournament

Illini West and West Hancock at the Macomb Holiday Tournament



In girls games…


Illini West and West Hancock at the Beardstown Lady Tiger Classic



In high school wrestling…


Illini West at Quincy Notre Dame jayvees



In college wrestling…


The Midlands Championship Continue Reading

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Iowa Women Edge Drake

In mens college basketball over the weekend…


UNI 56, Iowa 44 (Big-4 Classic)

Iowa State 83, Drake 54 (Big-4 Classic)



In womens play yesterday…


Iowa 100, Drake 98

Iowa State 76, Fairfield 63

Marquette 65, WIU 57
UNI 51, NIU 42


In college wrestling yesterday…


Duke and Cornell both beat Northern Iowa, but the Panthers defeated Drexel, at Madison Square Garden.  



In mens college b-ball tonight…


Iowa hosts North Florida (KBUR)

Simpson at Drake



In womens games…


Murray State at Illinois



In boys high school basketball tonight…


*WB at Central Lee (*girls-boys doubleheader)

Ft. Madison vs. Unity at John Wood Community College

*Wapello at Mediapolis

Centerville at Mt. Pleasant

West Central at Bushnell-Prairie City Continue Reading

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‘Hawks Beat Braves in First Half, Hold on to Win

In mens college basketball last night…

SCC 92, Blackhawk College(Moline) 66

In girls high school basketball last night…
Illini West 59, Macomb 32
In high school wrestling…
Mediapolis beat Columbus/Winfield-Mt.Union and L-M at a triangular on the Bulldogs home mat.   Columbus/Winfield-Mt.Union beat L-M also.  

BHS split a double-dual, beating Davenport West but losing to Bettendorf

New London lost to Cardinal but beat Highland, while Highland lost to Cardinal

Keokuk lost to Washington

Ft. Madison swept a double-dual over Mt. Pleasant and West Hancock

Van Buren swept WB-ND/Danville and Pekin

Wapello beat Lone Tree in a meet that featured six forfeits by Lone Tree. Continue Reading

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Blackhawks to Host Blackhawk

In mens college basketball last night…

Illinois 73, Hampton 55
Illinois State 64, UT-Martin 54



SCC hosts Blackhawk College (Hot 97-3)



In boys high school games tonight…
West Liberty at Columbus
Illini West vs. Auburn at Jacksonville


In girls action…
West Central vs. West Prairie at the Abingdon/Knoxville Tournament
Macomb at Illini West

Camp Point Central-Southeastern at West Hancock


In boys swimming…BHS at Muscatine


In high school wrestling tonight…

BHS and Davenport West at Bettendorf

WB-ND/Danville and Pekin at Van Buren

Cardinal and Highland at New London

Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union and L-M at Mediapolis

Ft. Madison and West Hancock at Mt. Continue Reading

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Bees to Get New Manager; Another Honor for Foecke

The Burlington Bees have a new Manager for next year. Former major-leaguer Chad Tracy will replace Bill Richardson, who was promoted to Double-A Springfield. Tracy…who played for South Bend in “A” ball, and the Diamondbacks, Cubs, Marlins and Nationals in the majors…will be a rookie in the Manager’s job.   (The L.A. Angels have also announced that Ethan Katz will be the Bees’ pitching coach…Ryan Barba the hitting coach…Chris Wells the trainer…and Adam Auer the strength and conditioning coach.)


Another national honor for Holy Trinity’s Mikaela Foecke.  Gatorade has named the state champion Crusaders’ volleyball star its National Player of the Year. Foecke…a senior…will attend Nebraska next year on a full scholarship. Continue Reading

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Blackhawks Head to South Suburban for Late Afternoon Game

In girls high school basketball last night…

Keokuk 57, Clark County(MO) 23

Mt. Pleasant 61, Centerville 14

Highland 68, Harmony 6 (that’s correct)

In boys high school basketball last night…
Illini West 54, Camp Point Central 40
Highland 72, Harmony 42

In high school bowling…

The BHS boys and girls both lost to Bettendorf



In mens college basketball tonight…

SCC at South Suburban (Hot 97-3 @ 4:30 pm)


In high school games tonight…(*girls-boys doubleheaders)

BHS at Davenport Assumption

BHS girls host Assumption

*ND at Van Buren

*New London at West Burlington

*Danville at Cardinal

*Pekin at Mediapolis

*Columbus at Wapello

*Harmony at Holy Trinity

*Mennonite at L-M

*WACO at Winfield-Mt. Union

Central Lee boys at Fairfield Maharishi

West Central boys vs. Brimfield at the Abingdon-Knoxville Tourney

Monmouth-Roseville boys at West Hancock


In bowling…West Central at L-M and Fairfield at Keokuk


In wrestling…WACO, Highland and Sigourney-Keota at English Valleys Continue Reading

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Cyclones Win Again

In mens college basketball yesterday…


Iowa State 88, Southern University 78

Illinois State 78, DePaul 72



In womens college basketball yesterday…

Iowa State 82, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 56
Creighton 93, Drake 71



In womens play tonight…

IWC at Viterbo University


In mens action…


Drake hosts Jackson State



In boys high school basketball tonight…


*Keokuk at Clark County(MO) (*girls-boys doubleheader)

Illini West at Camp Point Central



In girls games…


Ft. Madison at West Hancock

Mt. Pleasant at Centerville


In bowling…BHS at Bettendorf Continue Reading

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Foecke Adds Nat’l Award to Trophy Case

Holy Trinity’s Mikaela Foecke has been named the national high school volleyball player-of-the-year by USA Today. The 6-3 senior will attend the University of Nebraska next year, after leading the Crusaders to their first state championship in any sport, this fall.   (Holy Trinity beat Central Lyon for the Class 1A title.)



In mens college basketball last night….. Nebraska-Omaha 94, IWC 67

(#23) UNI 65, Denver 55


In mens play tonight….. Western Illinois hosts Idaho

In womens action….. Continue Reading