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Pat Harty: Scheduling of Saturday’s practice makes one wonder

[ 0 ] April 11, 2014

The conspiracy theorist in me wonders if it’s more than just a coincidence that the Iowa football team is holding an open practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines on this particular Saturday.

64 photos: Iowa at Iowa State men’s basketball

[ 0 ] December 14, 2013

How big is this Iowa-Iowa State basketball game?

[ 0 ] December 12, 2013

Ames, Ia. — Depending which side of the scoreboard you reside, Friday night’s Iowa-Iowa State basketball game is either bigger than the most recent Cy-Hawk football game — or it isn’t. There’s not much middle ground when talking sports at the state’s two major universities, and that’s especially evident in this one. The 8:30 p.m. […]

Iowa State showdown carries extra resume punch, too

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013

There’s more than bragging rights on the line Friday when Iowa meets Iowa State in a highly anticipated men’s basketball game at Hilton Coliseum. It’s also an opportunity for the Hawkeyes to beat a ranked team and improve their NCAA resume. The Cyclones are ranked 17th in this week’s Associated Press poll. Iowa is No […]

Oglesby’s status for Cy-Hawk showdown clarified

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said Wednesday it’s doubtful that junior guard Josh Oglesby will make his season debut Friday at Iowa State. Oglesby broke a bone in his right foot in practice Nov. 6 and had surgery to insert a pin two days later. Oglesby said the thought of sitting out this season as a […]

Flags down: Hawkeyes limit penalties since Missouri State win

[ 0 ] October 2, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. After getting flagged for 11 penalties and 100 yards in the second game of the season against Missouri State, Iowa’s football team collectively decided to do something about that. “After the game we decided we wanted to be more of a disciplined team,” center Austin Blythe said. “We thought about how we […]

Items stolen from Iowa locker room during Cy-Hawk game

[ 0 ] September 15, 2013

By Randy Peterson and Rick Brown sports@dmreg.com Iowa football players and staff gained a Cy-Hawk trophy Saturday night, but lost some personal belongings. Someone looted their locker room while a sellout crowd of 56,800 fans watched the Hawkeyes’ 27-21 victory against Iowa State at Jack Trice Stadium. Iowa State University Police Chief Jerry Stewart, through […]

Ed Podolak miffed at odd coaching move

[ 0 ] September 14, 2013

AMES, Ia. — Ed Podolak was in his usual spot Saturday, working as a radio analyst alongside Gary Dolphin on the Hawkeye Radio Network. A year ago, Greg Robinson was working as a radio analyst and volunteering as an assistant coach at a high school in California. Before this season, Texas coach Mack Brown hired […]

Randy Peterson: Cyclones’ margin of error remains thin

[ 0 ] September 13, 2013

AMES, Ia. — The Cyclones need to rediscover tight ends. Sam Richardson must stick to plays his coach calls. The linebackers must play better — and yes, Jeremiah George already knows that. So say anonymous fan experts who never shy from providing unsolicited coaching strategy. The bottom line for Iowa State today is that the […]

Harty: Big Game usually fizzles more than sizzles

[ 0 ] September 10, 2013

The annual football showdown between Iowa and Iowa State is just four days away, which means outside of caring for family members, pets and respecting the law, nothing else really matters.