Purdy suffers torn ligament

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Brock Purdy tore a ligament in his throwing elbow, putting his status for the start of next season in question. A person familiar with the injury confirmed the diagnosis of the injury Purdy sustained in the NFC title game. The person ...

Red Raiders run down No. 13 ISU

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LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech coach Mark Adams was just happy fans stuck around for the biggest comeback in school history, and the first Big 12 win of the season for a Sweet 16 team from a year ago. The Red Raiders erased a 23-point deficit after halftime to end an eight-game conference ...

Clark shares B1G Player of the Week

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IOWA CITY — University of Iowa junior guard Caitlin Clark earned Co-Big Ten Player of the Week honors, the conference office announced Monday. This marks Clark’s 16th weekly award from the conference, which is fourth-most in conference history. This is her league-leading fourth such honor ...

Iowa State’s Joens named Big 12 Player of the Week

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AMES — Iowa State’s Ashley Joens claimed her second Big 12 Player of the Week award of the season, the league office announced Monday. Joens is now a 12-time Big 12 Player of the Week, tied for second in conference history with former Cyclone Bridget Carleton (2016-19). Joens began the ...

Tigers trounced by Reivers on the road

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COUNCIL BLUFFS — In their second meeting of the season, the Marshalltown Community College women’s basketball team was lambasted by No. 5 Iowa Western on Saturday, falling 119-43 in Iowa Community College Athletic Conference play. MCC scored just 17 points in the first half and trailed by ...

Iowa State OC Scheelhaase to coach QBs

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AMES — Iowa State coach Matt Campbell said that offensive coordinator Nate Scheelhaase will coach the quarterbacks after position coach Joel Gordon left for South Florida. Scheelhaase, who had coached running backs and receivers since he arrived in Ames in 2018, was promoted to OC last ...