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Iowa vs. Wisconsin: Fun Facts, the U2 Edition

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 7, 2019 - 8:55am
Despite what the sports propaganda divisions of the University of Iowa or University of Wisconsin may tell you, the road to Indianapolis doesn’t go through Iowa City or Madison. However, there...
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Iowa football mailbag: The question on Big Ten tiebreakers is getting a little ahead of things

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 7, 2019 - 8:39am
My dad is from Wisconsin and my mom is from Dubuque. They actually did go to Iowa-Wisconsin games while they dated. They drove that Dickeyville 151 stretch every time. I wasn’t born yet, so...
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No. 18 Iowa at No. 13 Wisconsin: The Big Analysis

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 9:06pm
Three straight, six of the last seven, eight of the last 11. Iowa has a Wisconsin problem. The Badgers are starting to pull away from the Hawkeyes. There will be a lot of denial to this notion. The...
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Iowa coaches still highest paid in the state, but median wages stay flat

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 6:41pm
IOWA CITY — University of Iowa Head Football Coach Kirk Ferentz has seen his total pay increase nearly 40 percent in the last five years from $3.95 million in fiscal 2015 to $5.5 million in...
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Hawkeyes vow to forget their last game at Wisconsin’s Camp Randall Stadium

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 4:38pm
IOWA CITY — The play by play was a Halloween scarefest that happened a couple of weeks after Halloween. First possession: Akrum Wadley run for 4 yards, incompleted Nate Stanley pass,...
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Hawkeyes’ Connor McCaffery coming off quite a passing exhibition

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 3:23pm
IOWA CITY — The exchange rate of statistics in exhibition college basketball games compared to those in regular-season play isn’t 1 to 1. That said, something from Iowa’s 96-58...
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Iowa’s Michael Kemerer appreciates return to the mat

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 2:46pm
IOWA CITY — Michael Kemerer reflected on the last time he spent such a long period away from wrestling competition. University of Iowa’s two-time All-American guessed he was about 5 or...
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Photo Gallery: October Favorite Sports Photos

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 6, 2019 - 10:57am
A collection of The Gazette’s visual journalists’ favorite sports photographs produced in October.
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Defense carries UNI men’s basketball to opening-night victory

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 9:07pm
CEDAR FALLS — Despite 25 misses from behind the 3-point line, Northern Iowa’s trademark stingy defense outlasted Old Dominion for a 58-53 season-opening win Tuesday night at McLeod...
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Iowa State men’s basketball dismantles Mississippi Valley State in season opener

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 9:01pm
AMES — The Iowa State men’s basketball team put away Mississippi Valley State early and never looked back. The Cyclones won 110-74 Tuesday at Hilton Coliseum, led by sophomore guard...
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Photos: Springville vs. Lisbon, Iowa Class 1A regional volleyball final

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 8:39pm
The Springville Orioles came out on top of the Lisbon Lions in their Class 1A regional final volleyball match in four sets.
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Springville coach and daughter will get photo sequel at state volleyball, 11 years later

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 8:35pm
IOWA CITY — When Claude Howard guided Springville to his first state volleyball tournament in 2008, his 3-year-old daughter posed for a picture at the U.S. Cellular Center. “She was in a...
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College Football Playoff rankings: Iowa is No. 18 in first 2019 edition

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 7:45pm
For the second straight year, Iowa is in the first edition of the College Football Playoff rankings — though not where it would ideally like to be, of course. The Hawkeyes (6-2) are No. 18 in...
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4 games between Iowa and the Big Ten championship game

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 4:51pm
IOWA CITY — Let’s just leave this here and go on with our regular Tuesday discussion. “The stakes are definitely up this week,” senior cornerback Michael Ojemudia said....
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Upset Wisconsin, or Iowa is toast in the Big Ten West

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 2:47pm
IOWA CITY — All news is local, and so it is that we’re writing about the Iowa-Wisconsin game rather than LSU-Alabama. On Saturday afternoon at 2:30, American football fans will be glued...
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Iowa high school volleyball regional finals: Tuesday's 1A, 2A scores, live updates

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 2:44pm
The final 16 Iowa high school state volleyball tournament bids are set to be handed out Tuesday night in regional finals in classes 1A and 2A. Scroll down for live updates. » Preview: A closer look...
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Regents and staff would be barred from betting on UI, ISU, UNI sports under proposed policy

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 2:39pm
With Iowa’s public universities — housing the state’s highest-profile athletes — navigating their response to a new law legalizing collegiate sports gambling, the...
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North Cedar volleyball photos

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 1:44pm
CLARENCE — The North Cedar volleyball team finished the season at 21-20, losing in the regionals to Wilton, 3-0. Here are photos from a 3-1 win over Bellevue on Oct. 28.
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Iowa State football notebook: Julian Good-Jones displays ‘big heart’ as leader

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 1:41pm
AMES — Senior offensive lineman Julian Good-Jones’ Iowa State career hasn’t always been smooth. He endured a coaching change, changed positions three times in three years and was...
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P.J. Fleck agrees to 7-year contract extension with Minnesota

Cedar Rapids Gazette - State/Local Sports - November 5, 2019 - 1:28pm
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota and football coach P.J. Fleck have agreed on a seven-year contract extension that will keep him with the Golden Gophers through the 2026 season. The extension was...
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