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Hawkeye basketball great Roy Marble has 3 tumors

[ 0 ] August 20, 2014

Former University of Iowa basketball star Roy Marble is awaiting biopsy results after three tumors were discovered in his head. Marble, 47, the Hawkeyes’ career scoring leader, had a biopsy done Tuesday at University Hospitals in Iowa City. Marble said tumors have been found behind his right eye, on his temple and on his face. […]

Ex-Hawkeye Micah Hyde has inside track to start for Packers

[ 0 ] August 6, 2014

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Green Bay Packers safety Micah Hyde jumped in the end zone for an interception on Wednesday. It was the kind of game-changing play that occurred far too infrequently last season for coach Mike McCarthy’s liking. Toss in the addition of safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix in the first round of the NFL […]

Nebraska, like Iowa, still has lots of student football tickets left

[ 0 ] August 1, 2014

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With less than a month until the season opener, Nebraska still has 1,000 of its 8,500 student football tickets for sale. Athletic department spokeswoman Chris Anderson said Friday the school expects to sell out of student tickets. All remaining tickets are for seats in the south end zone. >>Iowa’s Barta says […]

Hawkeyes go with the home cooking

[ 0 ] July 13, 2014

The phrase “buy here” has been used as a local development initiative by the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce.

Andrew Logue’s ultimate Big Ten football road trip

[ 0 ] July 10, 2014

A new divisional alignment based on geography. Old rivalries that date back decades. And the perennial quest for roses. No offense to Maryland and Rutgers, but from an Iowa perspective, not much has really changed in the Big Ten. RANDY PETERSON: The ultimate Big 12 football road trip In fact, anyone planning a road trip through […]

Game Time League: Smith taking advantage of summer games

[ 0 ] July 9, 2014

NORTH LIBERTY Iowa women’s basketball players have been working this summer with intentions of duplicating the team success of a year ago in the coming season. One Hawkeye has been working a little extra hard this summer to make sure this season doesn’t turn into a personal replay of last year. While Iowa was matching […]

White eyes LeBron James camp, big season for Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] July 3, 2014

Aaron White loved LeBron James when he played for his favorite NBA team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James pulled up stakes and headed for Miami, Iowa’s forward lost some of that passion. “I’m not going to lie: When he left, I wasn’t a big fan,” said the 6-foot-9 senior from Strongsville, Ohio. “But I respect […]

Hawkeye women’s basketball to have sister coaches

[ 0 ] June 5, 2014

One Goldwire was not enough for the Hawkeyes. Now two of them will be sharing seats on the Iowa bench. Tiffany Goldwire has been hired as an Iowa women’s basketball assistant coach. She’ll join her sister, Lacey, who is currently an assistant. The sisters are from Oklahoma City, Okla. Tiffany played at Oklahoma City University, […]

Ex-Hawkeye Conor Boffeli signs with Houston Texans

[ 0 ] May 22, 2014

Conor Boffeli, who started every game for Iowa at left guard last season, was signed by the Houston Texans Wednesday. Boffeli, a former all-stater at West Des Moines Valley,  originally signed a free-agent deal with the Minnesota Vikings after going undrafted. The Vikings released him Monday.    

Pat Harty: Shumpert is deserving of an NFL chance

[ 0 ] May 18, 2014

Thanks to my favorite NFL team, the Chicago Bears, for giving Iowa receiver Don Shumpert a chance.