Friday January 4th Local Sports

first_imgIOWA CITY — The 19th ranked Iowa Hawkeye women held off a late comeback by Nebraska for a 77-71 win in Iowa City. It snapped the Huskers’ nine game Big Ten road winning streak.That’s Iowa coach Lisa Bluder, who says the Hawkeyes had too many turnovers at crunch time.Megan Gustafson led the way for Iowa with 28 points and 17 rebounds. Mason City native Makenzie Meyer played 32 minutes, scoring two points and handing out five assists. Iowa is now 10-3 overall and 1-1 in the conference and will host Wisconsin Monday night in a game you’ll hear on KGLO starting at 7 o’clock. @ North UnionWest Hancock 73, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 6West Hancock 48, Eagle Grove 29West Hancock 74, North Union 3Eagle Grove 63, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 15Eagle Grove 60, North Union 21Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 42, North Union 9 TORONTO (AP) — Zach Parise broke a tie off a turnover early in the third period and the Minnesota Wild rallied to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Thursday. Auston Matthews lost the puck to Parise, who beat goalie Michael Hutchinson high over his glove at 4:21 for his 18th goal of the season. == SATURDAYAM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB,, KRIB mobile app — Clear Lake vs. Forest City — girls 1:00, boys followAM-1300 KGLO — NFL Wildcard Games — Indianapolis vs. Houston, followed by Seattle at Dallas — 3:00 WEST LAFAYETTE, INDIANA — Purdue carved up Iowa’s defense in a lopsided win in Mackey Arena. The Boilermakers led by as many as 26 points in an 86-70 win.That’s Iowa coach Fran McCaffery. The Hawkeyes were without injured center Luka Garza for the third straight game. McCaffery says his injured ankle is not yet 100 percent.Tyler Cook led the Hawkeyes with 24 points but says there were too many defensive breakdowns.The Hawks are 0-3 in the Big Ten and will try to get things turned around Sunday at home against Nebraska.Purdue’s bench outscored Iowa’s depleted bench 39-10. Boiler coach Matt Painter.Sunday’s Iowa-Nebraska game can be heard on KGLO starting with the pre-game at 3:30 and the tipoff scheduled for 4:30 @ Charles CityCharles City 61, Riceville 12Charles City 40, Oelwein 30Oelwein 54, Riceville 23 @ St. AnsgarOsage 66, Belmond-Klemme 14Osage 72, St. Ansgar 6Osage 55, Nashua-Plainfield 18Nashua-Plainfield 54, Belmond-Klemme 24Nashua-Plainfield 51, St. Ansgar 25St. Asngar 36, Belmond-Klemme 31center_img — other wrestling last [email protected] Northwood-KensettCentral Springs 54, Newman 27Central Springs 63, Northwood-Kensett 18Central Springs 78, Rockford 6Newman 59, Northwood-Kensett 16Newman 60, Rockford 16Northwood-Kensett 60, Rockford 6 == SUNDAYAM-1300 KGLO — NFL Wildcard Game — Los Angeles Chargers at Baltimore — 11:30AM-1300 KGLO — Iowa men vs. Nebraska — 3:30 pre-game, 4:30 tipoff @ West ForkLake Mills 60, Forest City 12Lake Mills 84, West Fork 0Lake Mills 68, North Butler-Clarksville 9North Butler-Clarksville 43, Forest City 27North Butler-Clarksville 68, West Fork 0Forest City 66, West Fork 6 HUMBOLDT — Humboldt won eight matches as the Wildcats downed Clear Lake 38-29 in a North Central Conference dual last night in Humboldt, as you heard on AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB. Clear Lake picked up pins from Braxton Doebel at 152, Kade Hambly at 220 and Sam Nelson at 113. The Lions’ top-ranked wrestler Eric Faught won by technical fall in the second period at 132 pounds, while Thomas Gansen at 160 and Connor O’Tool at 170 also picked up wins. Clear Lake travels to the Forest City Invitational tomorrow. THIS WEEKEND:== FRIDAYAM-1300 KGLO,, KGLO mobile app — Mason City High at Valley West Des Moines — girls 6:15, boys followAM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB,, KRIB mobile app — Clear Lake at Humboldt — girls 6:15, boys followlast_img read more