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  • Wolverines blitz Paton-Churdan early for district title

    PANORA — Power forward Nathan Andrews had a simple explanation for Nodaway Valley's dominance of 20-3 Paton-Churdan here Thursday night, 66-48, for th ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:28 am
  • Lauren Hill makes it through full season despite tumor

    CINCINNATI (AP) — The Mount St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team held its postseason banquet in a ho ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:28 am
  • Earlham pounds Murray in district final

    TRURO — Earlham's size and 3-point shooting proved to be a lethal combination for Murray here Thursday in a Class 1A District 12 final.
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:28 am
  • Judge rules for Peterson, opening door for reinstatement

    In NFL limbo for the last five-plus months, Adrian Peterson’s future with the Minnesota Vikings is s ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:27 am
  • Herman survives windy day; McIlroy stumbles at Honda Classic

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Playing in America for the first time this year, Rory McIlroy’s firs ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:27 am
  • High school basketball scores

    Boys basketballClass 1ADistrict finalsDistrict14Fremont-Mills 67 Sidney 62District 13Nodaway Valley ...
    NEW: Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:27 am
  • PETERSON: Pettit appreciates life-saving actions, widespread concern

    I had arrived at Atlantic High School about 6 p.m. Monday for a busy night covering the district doubleheader there, including the Creston vs. Harlan ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 3:48 pm
  • No. 19 Baylor upsets No. 12 Iowa State 79-70

    AMES (AP) — Baylor was down eight and seemingly destined for its 13th straight loss at Iowa State.Th ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • No. 10 Northern Iowa beats Evansville 68-57

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — Northern Iowa quickly dispatched of Evansville, setting up a showdown with 11th-r ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PANTHER LANESAstro Mixed LeagueFeb. 15Team ScoreEllis Poore 71Corner Clippers 58.5Rhine Body Repair ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Sports briefs

    Creston's Jay Wolfe and Trey McHenry of Murray are included on the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association's Academic All-State team for 2015.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:44 am
  • White scores 29 points in Iowa's 68-60 win over Illinois

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Aaron White scored a career-high 29 points to lead Iowa to a 68-60 win over Illinoi ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • National Basketball Association

    All Times CSTEASTERN CONFERENCEAtlantic Division W L Pct GBToronto 37 20 .649 —Brooklyn 23 32 .418 1 ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Is the mid-range jumper vanishing in college hoops?

    AMES (AP) — The mid-range jumper used to be a staple of college basketball playbooks. Now, the shot ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Fast start propels Mustangs to district win

    MOUNT AYR — It was an electric atmosphere as Bluegrass Conference rivals Diagonal and Murray were about to tip off in a Class 1A district semifinal Tu ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:14 am
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