Monday December 13th Local Sports

AM-1300 KGLO, — Mason City girls vs. Waukee Northwest — pre-game 6:45, tipoff 7:00



IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa running back Tyler Goodson is heading to the NFL and won’t play in the Citrus Bowl against Kentucky on Jan. 1. Goodson has led Iowa in rushing the past three seasons. He ran for 1,151 yards and six touchdowns in 2021 and 2,551 yards and 18 touchdowns in his career. Coach Kirk Ferentz says he appreciates Goodson’s contributions to the program.



AMES — It was ugly but still a win as 17th-ranked Iowa State had to grind out a 47-37 win over Jackson State on Sunday afternoon. The Cyclones won despite shooting just 35 percent as they improve to 10-0.

That’s ISU coach T.J. Otzelberger. The Cyclones survived cold shooting with another strong defensive effort.

Otzelberger says the Cyclones never got clicking on offense.

Iowa State is off for finals and hosts Southeast Louisiana next Sunday.

Jaz Kunc led ISU with 12 points. Gabe Kalscheur added 11 and says the Cyclones have become a confident team.

It was Iowa State’s lowest scoring total in a victory in 40 years.



ATLANTA (AP) — PJ Hall tossed in 22 points, Al-Amir Dawes scored 19 and David Collins pitched in with the first double-double of his career to help Clemson outlast Drake 90-80 in overtime at the Holiday Hoopsgiving on Saturday in Atlanta. Clemson (6-4) led 39-32 at halftime and the Tigers were up 68-58 after Hall’s rebound basket with 6:35 remaining in the game. But Clemson managed just six free throws through the end of regulation as Drake (6-4) chipped away at the lead. Tremell Murphy buried a 3-pointer with 13 seconds left to knot the score at 74 and send the game to OT. Nick Honor’s jumper capped a 5-0 run to open the extra period and the Tigers never looked back. Collins finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds for Clemson. Tucker DeVries sank five 3-pointers and scored 19 to pace the Bulldogs.



AMES — The 15th-ranked Iowa State women held off Northern Iowa 70-69 on Sunday evening as they improve to 10-1.

That’s ISU coach Bill Fennelly. The Cyclones outscored the Panthers 17-3 in the second quarter before UNI roared back with a 46 point second half.

The Panthers had the ball with a chance to win the game. UNI coach Tanya Warren.

Iowa State is now 10-1 on the season and will be off until they host Prairie View A&M on Sunday evening. UNI is 6-3 and are off until they host Idaho on Saturday.



MASON CITY — Freshman Alyssa Hames had 13 points and 21 rebounds to lead the NIACC women past Marshalltown 95-67 on Saturday afternoon in an Iowa Community College Athletic Conference contest at the NIACC gym. Hames’ 21 rebounds ranks third on the school’s all-time single-game rebound list. Audrey Martinez-Stewart had 20 points while Jackie Pippett added 11. NIACC is 7-2 overall and 2-2 in the conference and will host top-ranked Kirkwood on Wednesday night as part of a women’s/men’s doubleheader that you can hear on KGLO starting at 5:30.




WAUKEE — #9 Waukee Northwest downed #10 Mason City 61-42 on Saturday in a matchup of ranked Class 4A teams. Isaiah Washington had 21 points while Corey Miner added 11 to lead Mason City, as they drop to 2-2 on the season. They’ll host Ankeny Centennial on Thursday night in a makeup from last Friday. You’ll hear that girl-boy doubleheader on AM-1300 KGLO on Thursday night starting at 6:15. You can hear the Mason City girls face Waukee Northwest at the NIACC gym tonight starting at 7 o’clock on KGLO.



— high school boys basketball Saturday
Rockford 66, Valley Lutheran 31
North Butler 41, Wapello 32
Osage 69, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 65
Lake Mills 94, St. Ansgar 29

— high school girls basketball Saturday
Rockford 58, Valley Lutheran 29
Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 50, Osage 42
Lake Mills 54, St. Ansgar 43


— local hockey over the weekend
== North Iowa Bulls
Friday in Mason City — North Iowa 4, Springfield 3 (OT)
Saturday in Mason City — Springfield 6, North Iowa 3

== Mason City Toros
Sunday in Mason City — Mason City 4, Rochester 3

== Mohawk high school hockey club
Saturday at Fremont — Mason City 7, Fremont 5
Sunday at Fremont — Mason City 7, Fremont 3