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Horvat Scores Twice, Canucks Beat Blues 5-2 In Series Opener

Horvat Scores Twice, Canucks Beat Blues 5-2 In Series Opener

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Bo Horvat scored twice and the Vancouver Canucks beat the defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues 5-2 in the

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 8/13

KNIM Sports Flash Briefing (Audio) 8/13

Salvador Perez Has 3 More Hits, Hot Royals Beat Reds 5-4

Salvador Perez Has 3 More Hits, Hot Royals Beat Reds 5-4

CINCINNATI (AP) — Streaking Salvador Perez had three more hits, including a homer and RBI double, Reds left-hander Wade Miley made another early exit,

Iowa State Adds Louisiana To 2020 Football Schedule

Iowa State Adds Louisiana To 2020 Football Schedule

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State finalized its 2020 football schedule by adding Louisiana on Sept. 12 in Jack Trice Stadium. The Big 12 announced

Big 12 To Continue Fall Sports

Big 12 To Continue Fall Sports

IRVING, Texas – The Big 12 Board of Directors Tuesday evening agreed to proceed with plans for the fall sports’ seasons. “The Board continues

Votto’s Double In 10th Lifts Reds Over Streaking Royals 6-5

Votto’s Double In 10th Lifts Reds Over Streaking Royals 6-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Cincinnati Reds blew another late lead before rallying

Area QBs Named To Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List

Area QBs Named To Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List

Mizzou’s Shawn Robinson, Iowa State’s Brock Purdy, Kansas State’s Skylar Thompson & Nebraska’s Adrian Martinez were named Tuesday to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm

SEC Commissioner Responds To Big Ten/Pac-12 Postponing Fall Sports Season

SEC Commissioner Responds To Big Ten/Pac-12 Postponing Fall Sports Season

Statement from SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey on postponement of Big Ten and Pac-12 Conference fall sports seasons: “I look forward to learning more about

University Of Iowa Officials Respond To Big Ten’s Decision To Postpone Fall Sports Season

University Of Iowa Officials Respond To Big Ten’s Decision To Postpone Fall Sports Season

Following are comments from University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld, Director of Athletics Gary Barta, and head football coach Kirk Ferentz.   Bruce Harreld

Big Ten Statement On 2020-21 Fall Season

Big Ten Statement On 2020-21 Fall Season

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced the postponement of the 2020-21 fall sports season, including all regular-season contests and Big Ten Championships and Tournaments,

MIAA Tops NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Attendance List For 12th Straight Year

MIAA Tops NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Attendance List For 12th Straight Year

INDIANAPOLIS (August 11, 2020) – The MIAA led NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball for the 12th straight season in total attendance with 185,458 fans

Doubleheader Between Cardinals & Tigers Postponed

Doubleheader Between Cardinals & Tigers Postponed

DETROIT (AP) — A doubleheader between the St. Louis Cardinals and Detroit Tigers this week is being postponed to allow more time for additional

MEC Announces Guidelines For Attendance To Fall Sports

MEC Announces Guidelines For Attendance To Fall Sports

Monday the MEC announced guidelines for attendance to fall sports.  It includes only allowing immediate family members of those participating.  See full release below.

Clarinda Delays Start of Football & Volleyball Practices Due To COVID-19 Exposure

Clarinda Delays Start of Football & Volleyball Practices Due To COVID-19 Exposure

Clarinda football & volleyball practices have been suspended due to COVID-19.  Practices were to have begun Monday.  Football has been delayed until August 20th

MIAA Leads NCAA Division II in Men’s Basketball Attendance For 12th Consecutive Year

MIAA Leads NCAA Division II in Men’s Basketball Attendance For 12th Consecutive Year

INDIANAPOLIS (August 10, 2020) – For the 12th consecutive year, the MIAA led NCAA Division II Men’s Basketball in total attendance with 251,994 fans

Dozier, Singer Lead Royals Over Twins 4-2 For 3-Game Sweep

Dozier, Singer Lead Royals Over Twins 4-2 For 3-Game Sweep

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Dozier hit a two-run single in his first at-bat since testing positive for COVID-19, prized prospect Brady Singer

Entire Pirates-Cards 3-Game Series Postponed Over Virus Woes

Entire Pirates-Cards 3-Game Series Postponed Over Virus Woes

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The entire three-game series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis that was set to begin Monday night at Busch Stadium

Stars Beat Blues To Draw Flames, St. Louis To Face Canucks

Stars Beat Blues To Draw Flames, St. Louis To Face Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Joe Pavelski tied it with 31.4 seconds left in the third period, Anton Khudobin stopped all three shots he faced

Cameron Basketball’s Laini Joseph Commits To Northwest Missouri State

Cameron Basketball’s Laini Joseph Commits To Northwest Missouri State

The Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball program received a weekend commitment from Cameron’s Laini Joseph.  Joseph earned first team all MEC honors as a

Valley Football Pushes League Games To Spring

Valley Football Pushes League Games To Spring

ST LOUIS – The Missouri Valley Football Conference announced late Friday (Aug. 7) that it will push its conference games to the spring of

Soler’s 2 HRs Helps To Power Royals To 9-6 Win Over Twins

Soler’s 2 HRs Helps To Power Royals To 9-6 Win Over Twins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of these days, Royals manager Mike Matheny hopes to see Jorge Soler smile when he trots around the

New SEC Opponents Announced For Revised Football Schedule

New SEC Opponents Announced For Revised Football Schedule

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 7, 2020) – The Southeastern Conference on Friday announced the two additional non-divisional opponents each school will play as part of

Southeastern Conference Announces Initial Medical Protocols

Southeastern Conference Announces Initial Medical Protocols

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 7, 2020) – The Southeastern Conference has announced its initial COVID-19 management requirements for the fall athletics season as recommended by

Iowa & Iowa State Ranked In Preseason USA Today Coaches Top 25 Football Poll

Iowa & Iowa State Ranked In Preseason USA Today Coaches Top 25 Football Poll

1 Clemson 0-0 1589 38 NR — 1/1 2 Ohio State 0-0 1555 17 NR — 2/2 3 Alabama 0-0 1495 4 NR —

Royals Beat Cubs 13-2, Stop 6-Game Slide

Royals Beat Cubs 13-2, Stop 6-Game Slide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield, Maikel Franco and Jorge Soler homered, and the Kansas City Royals stopped a six-game slide with a

University Of Iowa Athletics Announces Updates To Football Tickets & Game Day Procedures

University Of Iowa Athletics Announces Updates To Football Tickets & Game Day Procedures

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa athletics department announced Thursday changes to football ticket sales and updated guidelines for the five football

Iowa State & UNLV Agree To Modify Football Contract

Iowa State & UNLV Agree To Modify Football Contract

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State and UNLV have mutually agreed to delay their football game scheduled for Sept. 19, 2020 to Sept. 14, 2030

Vegas Dominates St. Louis 6-4, One Win From West’s Top Seed

Vegas Dominates St. Louis 6-4, One Win From West’s Top Seed

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Mark Stone scored the go-ahead goal on a deflection with under 7 minutes left, and the Vegas Golden Knights took

Darvish Pitches Cubs Past Royals 6-1 For 6th Straight Win

Darvish Pitches Cubs Past Royals 6-1 For 6th Straight Win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yu Darvish pitched seven sharp innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the skidding Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Wednesday

Iowa, Big Ten Announce 2020 Football Schedules

Iowa, Big Ten Announce 2020 Football Schedules

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Iowa Hawkeyes will play a 10-game Big Ten Conference football schedule in 2020, featuring five home games in Kinnick

Cards’ Yadier Molina Says He Tested Positive For COVID-19

Cards’ Yadier Molina Says He Tested Positive For COVID-19

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina says he’s one of the players on the team who tested positive for COVID-19.

Kimbrel Shaky Again, Cubs Hold Off Royals For 5th Win In Row

Kimbrel Shaky Again, Cubs Hold Off Royals For 5th Win In Row

CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs overcame another shaky outing by closer Craig Kimbrel to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 Tuesday night for their fifth

Cardinals 4-Game Series With Detroit PPD Due To COVID-19

Cardinals 4-Game Series With Detroit PPD Due To COVID-19

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the

Bryant Homers, Mills Shines As Surging Cubs Beat Royals 2-0

Bryant Homers, Mills Shines As Surging Cubs Beat Royals 2-0

CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant homered in his return to the lineup and Alec Mills pitched seven effective innings, helping the Chicago Cubs beat

Field of Dreams Game In Iowa Postponed To 2021 Due To Virus

Field of Dreams Game In Iowa Postponed To 2021 Due To Virus

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s Field of Dreams game in Iowa has been postponed until 2021 because of the novel coronavirus. The

Clarinda Baseball Players Named All-District

Clarinda Baseball Players Named All-District

Iowa Baseball Coaches Association All-District Teams  1st team Cooper Neal 3B Clarinda 2nd team Wyatt Schmitt P Clarinda Nathan Lindsay P Clarinda Michael Shull

Big 12 Conference Adopts 9+1 Football Schedule

Big 12 Conference Adopts 9+1 Football Schedule

The Big 12 Board of Directors announced that Conference football programs will play a “9+1” schedule for the 2020 season consisting of nine conference

Kadri Scores Buzzer-Beating Goal As Avalanche Beat Blues

Kadri Scores Buzzer-Beating Goal As Avalanche Beat Blues

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Nazem Kadri scored a buzzer-beating power-play goal to give the Colorado Avalanche a 2-1 comeback victory over the defending Stanley

Madrigal’s First 4 Big League Hits Help White Sox Top KC 9-2

Madrigal’s First 4 Big League Hits Help White Sox Top KC 9-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — White Sox prospect Nick Madrigal had the first four hits of his promising big league career, including two during

Luka Garza Returning To Iowa For Senior Season

Luka Garza Returning To Iowa For Senior Season

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Luka Garza, the 2020 National College Basketball Player of the Year by six national news outlets and Big Ten Player

Philadelphia Jumps To Early Lead, Ousts Sporting KC 3-1

Philadelphia Jumps To Early Lead, Ousts Sporting KC 3-1

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Jamiro Monteiro and Sergio Santos scored two minutes apart midway through the first half, Santos added a second

Inquiry Finds Racial Bias, Bullying In Iowa Football Program

Inquiry Finds Racial Bias, Bullying In Iowa Football Program

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz says he will make policy changes after an investigation report detailed racial bias against Black

Rosenthal Earns 1st Save Since 2017, Royals Beat Tigers 5-3

Rosenthal Earns 1st Save Since 2017, Royals Beat Tigers 5-3

DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Rosenthal pitched a scoreless ninth for his first save since 2017 and the Kansas City Royals beat Detroit 5-3, overcoming

Manning Award Selects Purdy To Its Watch List

Manning Award Selects Purdy To Its Watch List

NEW ORLEANS – Iowa State junior quarterback Brock Purdy was added to the preseason Manning Award watch list, announced Thursday by the Allstate Sugar

SEC Establishes New Football Start Date Of September 26th & Conference-Only Football Competition

SEC Establishes New Football Start Date Of September 26th & Conference-Only Football Competition

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (July 30, 2020) – The Southeastern Conference has established September 26 as the new kickoff for its 2020 football season to allow

Tigers Rally From Early Deficit, Beat Royals 5-4

Tigers Rally From Early Deficit, Beat Royals 5-4

DETROIT (AP) — JaCoby Jones hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the seventh inning, and Detroit’s bullpen came through again in a 5-4 victory

Twins Beat Cardinals 3-0 In Rich Hill’s Smooth Debut

Twins Beat Cardinals 3-0 In Rich Hill’s Smooth Debut

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rich Hill pitched five scoreless innings in a smooth Minnesota debut and the Twins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0. Eddie

Patrick Mahomes Becoming Part Owner of Kansas City Royals

Patrick Mahomes Becoming Part Owner of Kansas City Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes is joining the ownership group of the Kansas City Royals. The Royals announced the

Northwest Sets 2020 M-Club Hall of Fame Class

Northwest Sets 2020 M-Club Hall of Fame Class

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2020/7/28/general-northwest-sets-2020-m-club-hall-of-fame-class.aspx MARYVILLE, Missouri – The 2020 Northwest Missouri State University M-Club Hall of Fame class has been announced. Six former student-athletes and the 2005 Bearcat

Tigers’ Bullpen Sharp In 4-3 Win Over Royals

Tigers’ Bullpen Sharp In 4-3 Win Over Royals

DETROIT (AP) — Jonathan Schoop and Christin Stewart each hit a two-run homer in the third inning to lift the Detroit Tigers to a

Donaldson Goes Deep As Twins Top Cards 6-3 In Home Opener

Donaldson Goes Deep As Twins Top Cards 6-3 In Home Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josh Donaldson homered and drove in two runs in his Target Field debut with Minnesota, Jorge Polanco hit a two-run shot

Iowa State Adds Ball State To Football Schedule

Iowa State Adds Ball State To Football Schedule

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State added a 12th game to its 2020 football schedule by agreeing to host Ball State Sept. 12 at MidAmerican

Iowa Men’s Basketball Pauses Workouts

Iowa Men’s Basketball Pauses Workouts

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa Athletics Department announced Tuesday the men’s basketball team has paused workouts for 14 days after two student-athletes

Royals Slug 6 HRs In 14-6 Win Over Tigers

Royals Slug 6 HRs In 14-6 Win Over Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Maikel Franco hit two of Kansas City’s six home runs, and the Royals pounded the Tigers 14-6, spoiling Detroit’s fan-free home

Mizzou Athletics Unveils Digital Ticketing at Several Athletic Venues

Mizzou Athletics Unveils Digital Ticketing at Several Athletic Venues

Mobile Ticketing is a safe, contact-free system that relies on convenience, ease and safety COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Athletics is excited to announce that ticketing

Indians’ Carrasco Wins First Start Since Leukemia Diagnosis

Indians’ Carrasco Wins First Start Since Leukemia Diagnosis

CLEVELAND (AP) — Carlos Carrasco struck out 10 and won his first start since being stricken with leukemia last year, leading the Cleveland Indians

Sporting KC Denies Vancouver’s Upset Bid, Advances On PKs

Sporting KC Denies Vancouver’s Upset Bid, Advances On PKs

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Tim Melia made two saves during the penalty shootout, Gianluca Busio scored the deciding penalty and Sporting Kansas

Pirates Manager Shelton Argues Through Mask, Gets 1st ML Win

Pirates Manager Shelton Argues Through Mask, Gets 1st ML Win

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pittsburgh’s Derek Shelton staged baseball’s first major, socially distanced umpire argument, then got his first victory as a big league

Area Players Named To Maxwell Award Watch List

Presented annually to college football’s Player of the Year. Brock Purdy QB – Iowa State Adrian Martinez QB – Nebraska Skylar Thompson QB –

Purdy Named To The Maxwell Award Watch List

Purdy Named To The Maxwell Award Watch List

DALLAS – Iowa State junior quarterback Brock Purdy was added to the preseason Maxwell Award Watch List, announced today by the Maxwell Football Club.

Pinson, Smith & Tilmon, Jr., Withdraw From NBA Draft, Return To Mizzou

Pinson, Smith & Tilmon, Jr., Withdraw From NBA Draft, Return To Mizzou

The trio makes Mizzou one of the oldest rosters in the nation in 2020-21 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball standouts Xavier Pinson, Mitchell Smith

Paul Hornung/Wuerffel Trophy Watch Lists

Paul Hornung Award Watch List (Most Versatile Player)   Tyler Badie – RB Mizzou Ihmir Smith-Marsette WR – Iowa Wan’Dale Robinson WR – Nebraska

Purdy Named To The Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

Purdy Named To The Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State junior quarterback Brock Purdy was named to the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, announced today by the All Sports Association

Smith-Marsette Named to Hornung Award Watch List 

Smith-Marsette Named to Hornung Award Watch List 

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior wide receiver Ihmir Smith-Marsette has been named to the preseason watch list for the 2020 Paul

Bearcats Ranked No. 5 In Lindy’s Sports National Preview

Bearcats Ranked No. 5 In Lindy’s Sports National Preview

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2020/7/21/football-bearcats-ranked-no-5-in-lindys-sports-national-preview.aspx The Northwest Missouri State University football team is ranked No. 5 in Lindy’s Sports College Football National 2020 Preview issue. Bearcat senior offensive

Lou Groza/Ray Guy Award Watch Lists (Local Athletes Named)

Lou Groza Award Watch List (Place kicker) Keith Duncan – Iowa Blake Lynch – Kansas State https://www.lougrozaaward.com/Current_Watch_List.html   Ray Guy Award Watch List (Punter)

Duncan Named To Lou Groza Award Watch List

Duncan Named To Lou Groza Award Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior kicker Keith Duncan has been named to the 2020 Lou Groza Place-Kicker preseason Watch List, the

Street & Smith’s Ranks Northwest No. 2 In Preseason Football Poll

Street & Smith’s Ranks Northwest No. 2 In Preseason Football Poll

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2020/7/20/football-street-smiths-ranks-northwest-no-2-in-preseason.aspx Street & Smith’s 2020 College Football Preview has tabbed the Northwest Missouri State University football team at No. 2 in its preseason rankings.

Area Players Named To Nagurski/Outland Trophy Watch Lists

Bronko Nagurski Watch List – Best Defensive Player   LB Nick Bolton – Mizzou DT Kobie Whiteside – Mizzou DE JaQuan Bailey – Iowa

Jackson, Cronk Named To Outland Trophy Watch List

Jackson, Cronk Named To Outland Trophy Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior offensive linemen Alaric Jackson and Coy Cronk have been named to the 2020 Outland Trophy Watch

Golston Named To Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Golston Named To Nagurski Trophy Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior defensive end Chauncey Golston has been named to the 2020 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List, the

Bailey, Eisworth Named To The Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List

Bailey, Eisworth Named To The Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List

DALLAS – Iowa State senior defensive end JaQuan Bailey and senior defensive back Greg Eisworth were named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List,

MIAA To Delay The Start Of All Sports Practices, Competition

MIAA To Delay The Start Of All Sports Practices, Competition

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 20, 2020) – The MIAA and its member institutions announced a plan to delay the start of all intercollegiate athletic

Greg Eisworth Named To Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

Greg Eisworth Named To Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

OKLAHOMA CITY – Iowa State senior defensive back Greg Eisworth was named to the Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, announced today by the

Mike Rose Named To Butkus Award Watch List

Mike Rose Named To Butkus Award Watch List

CHICAGO – Iowa State junior linebacker Mike Rose is a member of the Butkus Award Watch List, announced today by the Butkus Foundation. The

Kolar On Mackey Award Watch List

Kolar On Mackey Award Watch List

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State junior tight end Charlie Kolar was named to the preseason John Mackey Award, announced today by the Friends of

LaPorta Named To Mackey Award Preseason Watch List

LaPorta Named To Mackey Award Preseason Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa sophomore tight end Sam LaPorta has been named to the 2020 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List.

SEC Schools Commit To Scholarships For Student-Athletes

SEC Schools Commit To Scholarships For Student-Athletes

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (July 17, 2020) – Southeastern Conference student-athletes who elect to not participate in intercollegiate athletics during the fall 2020 academic semester because

Oklahoma Tops Big 12 Football Media Preseason Poll

Oklahoma Tops Big 12 Football Media Preseason Poll

Oklahoma was chosen to finish first for the fifth consecutive year in the Big 12 football preseason poll, voted on by media representatives. This

Saturday’s Iowa District Baseball Scores

Saturday’s Iowa District Baseball Scores

Treynor 6, Clarinda 5 CAM 5, Bedford 4 Both District Championship Games

Iowa Returns to Sioux Falls to Play Oregon State

Iowa Returns to Sioux Falls to Play Oregon State

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa men’s basketball team will return to South Dakota for a nonconference game against Oregon State on

Smith-Marsette Named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Smith-Marsette Named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior wide receiver Ihmir Smith-Marsette has been named to the 2020 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List. Presented

Big 12 Announces Media Preseason Football Team

Big 12 Announces Media Preseason Football Team

The Big 12 Conference has announced its 2020 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team and individual awards, chosen by media representatives who cover the league.

Three Cyclones On Preseason Big 12 Team

Three Cyclones On Preseason Big 12 Team

IRVING, Texas – Three Iowa State players – Charlie Kolar (TE), Greg Eisworth (DB) and JaQuan Bailey (DE) – made the 2020 Preseason All-Big

Iowa High School Softball Scores

Class 3-A Region 3 Atlantic 11 Clarinda 0 Class 1-A Region 3 Lenox 12 Fremont-Mills 0 (3)

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