Sports

Iowa women lose in the WNIT tourney

The Iowa women’s basketball team was ousted from the Women’s National Invitational Basketball Tournament Sunday, losing to Washington State 74 to 66 at Iowa City. Megan Gustafson lead Iowa with 19 points and 15 rebounds, Ally Disterhoft in

Barnstormers win home opener in Des Moines

The Iowa Barnstormers (3-2) bounced back this week with a 46-23 win over in-state rival Cedar Rapids Titans (0-5) Sunday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Arena. In the first quarter, the Barnstormers jumped out to an early

Iowa women win in the WNIT Thursday night

The Iowa womens basketball team won at home in Iowa City Thursday in the sweet 16 round of the Womens National Invitational Basketball Tournament. They beat Colorado 80-62. They are now 20-13 on the year. Iowa will

NCAA men`s basketball tourney update

Last night’s NCAA regional semifinals consisted of three close games and a blowout. Xavier, Gonzaga and Oregon managed to win their NCAA Tournament games by a combined six points, while Kansas enjoyed a 32-point blowout over Purdue.

Baseball news

The St. Louis Cardinals have picked Carlos Martinez to start on opening night against the World Series champion Chicago Cubs. Cardinals manager Mike Matheny told Martinez about the choice before he pitched Wednesday in an exhibition game