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  • DIEHARD FANS: Cold And Wet Can’t Stop I-Cubs Crowd

    The Iowa Cubs have seen worse opening days. It snowed last year. But Thursday’s cold and wet forecast kept most fans away but not the diehards though. Most of the fans weathered the cold, rain and wind, but not all are that diehard. Some are just smart. A heater, a good view, a dry seat, that’s the life inside the clubhouse. The players don’t reward the brave fans. Memphis Redbirds take it 10-2.

  • DAMP START: I-Cubs Set For Season Opener

    Players prepare for the Iowa Cubs’ home opener at Principal Park. Weather may keep some fans away...

  • OPENING DAY: I-Cubs Prepare For Season Opener

    The I-Cubs are preparing the Sec Taylor Field at Principal Park for Thursday night’s home opener. Temperatures are expected to be in the low 40s or high 30s. The unpredictable Iowa weather keeps the groundskeepers guessing, and this year, they’ve only had a few days to work the field into game-shape. The first home game hits sooner than many years. “Being in Iowa you never know what you’re going to get. We’re used to that. We alternate years so last […]

  • STILL STANDING: Moving Forward Without Niang

    The diagnosis of Georges Niang’s broken right foot took the wind out of Iowa State’s sails. Their 18-point second round win over NC Central felt like a loss, but if there was a stat for resiliency, Iowa State would lead the country. Nothing seems to bother this group. “It’s a tough blow obviously,” said coach Fred Hoiberg before Saturday’s practice in San Antonio, “We’ll miss him, but I can promise you this, we’ll here Georges and he’ll be out there […]

  • TEXAS TAKEOVER: Clone Fans Find Fun in San Antonio

    From The Alamo, to the Riverwalk…Iowa State fans in San Antonio found ways to pass the time while waiting for Friday night’s game.

  • WIN/LOSS: Cyclone Win In San Antonio Comes At A Cost

    The Iowa State Cyclones are through to the next round of the NCAA Tournament after they beat NC Central 93-75. All five of ISU’s starters scored double digits as they brought an end to the Eagle’s 20 game winning streak. Georges Niang led the way with 24. The Cyclones face North Carolina in the third round but will be without Niang who missed the last seven minutes with an injured foot. ISU later confirmed the sophomore broke a bone in […]

  • BIG 12 CHAMPS: Cyclones Win In KC

    Patience pays off. Cyclones win their first Big XII Tournament Championship in 14 years. It also took a while for ISU to get into the flow of the game, but the final eight minutes belonged to the Cyclones. Iowa State beats Baylor 74-65. DeAndre Kane finishes with 17 points and 7 rebounds, and was named tournament MVP. Along with Kane, Melvin Ejim and Georges Niang were named to the All-Tournament team. Andrew Wiggins (Kansas) and Isaiah Austin (Baylor) also made […]

  • SPECIAL SHOT: Opponents Share Small Victory

    The Nevada Cubs have a newfound appreciation for the privilege of playing basketball. Last week the Cubs won easily but learned the most when a girl from the opposing team Gilbert made a basket. This time of year only one thing matters – making it to state. “The opportunity to get to Wells Fargo is something that hasn`t happened here in Nevada since I think the 60’s,” Nevada head coach Kristen Meyer said. The Cubs are focused, but before they […]

  • DREAM GAME: Basketball In Teen’s Bones

    Collins-Maxwell Baxter’s Jessica Hiney circled senior night on her calendar when she was just a freshman. Jessica Hiney isn`t used to the spotlight but she`s always imagined this day. “I love basketball. I’ve loved it ever since I was a little kid,” Jessica said. Her friends call her caring. Her coach says she`s second to none. “I had the pleasure of being her coach for three years. She would do anything. Without question, the best manager I ever had,” former […]

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    NFL STUDY: Concussions Threaten Football’s Popularity

    Monday night, Dallas Center-Grimes star Austin Kloewer left the Mustangs’ playoff game with a concussion. Kloewer’s helmet appeared warped from impact. Concussion concerns threaten the unprecedented popularity of football. The NFL continues paying for the struggles of retired players, but the problems start long before the paychecks. The NFL funded a recent study on head injuries and found that high school football players are suffering concussions at the highest rate. The study shows that per 10,000 exposures, high school football […]

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    MURPHY’S LAW: RVTV Goes Out With A Bang

    By Andy Fales We’ve reached the end of the greatest week of RVTV ever. I’m not just saying that to be nice; I mean it. We’ve had some fantastic stops in past years–Knoxville, Albia, Nevada, Oskaloosa, and Carroll really stood out–but every single stop this week was off-the-charts great. We estimate that there were at least 1,000 people at each stop we made, and each of them had its own outstanding feature. Monday – Creston Mondays are sometimes tough for […]

  • NO LIMITS: Blind CrossFit Trainer Excells

    Bettina Dolinsek was born blind but the loss of her sight has never kept her from finding challenges. Her latest goal was to change the often stagnant lifestyle in the blind community by becoming a CrossFit instructor. Michael Admire has more on her inspiring story…


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