Monday January 23rd Local Sports

AM-1300 KGLO — Iowa women at Ohio State — pre-game 5:45, tipoff 6:00


COLUMBUS, OHIO — Iowa’s four-game winning streak was halted on Saturday with a listless effort at Ohio State, as you heard on AM-1300 KGLO. The Buckeyes shot 55% for the game and poured in 56 second half points in a 93-77 win. Iowa coach Fran McCaffery.

The Hawkeyes shot only 45% and turned the ball over 14 times in falling to 4-4 in the Big Ten.

Iowa heads back out on the road Thursday night with a visit to Michigan State.

Tipoff on Thursday night is scheduled for 6 o’clock with the pre-game at 5 o’clock on KGLO.



STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Avery Anderson scored 18 points, including the go-ahead free throws, and Oklahoma State defeated No. 12 Iowa State 61-59 for its first win over a ranked team this season. Kalib Boone added 13 points for the Cowboys. Osun Osunniyi scored 15 points and Gabe Kalscheur added 14 for Iowa State. Cyclones sharpshooter Caleb Grill spent most of the second half on the bench wearing a back brace and wasn’t in the game in the closing minutes.



EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Tucker DeVries scored 23 points to lead Drake to a 97-61 victory over Evansville. DeVries was 8-of-16 shooting (6 for 11 from distance) for the Bulldogs (15-6, 6-4 Missouri Valley Conference). Darnell Brodie scored 17 points while shooting 8 of 12 from the field, and added eight rebounds. Roman Penn shot 6 of 8 from the field and scored 13. Yacine Toumi and Kenny Strawbridge scored 12 apiece to lead the Purple Aces (4-17, 0-10), who have lost eight straight.



CHICAGO (AP) — Michael Duax scored 21 points as Northern Iowa beat Illinois-Chicago 78-72 on Saturday. Duax added 11 rebounds for the Panthers . Bowen Born scored 18 points while shooting 4 for 9 and 9 of 10 from the free throw line. Tytan Anderson shot 5 of 12 from the field and 7 for 8 from the line to finish with 17 points, while adding eight rebounds. Trevante Anderson led the way for the Flames, who extended their losing streak to seven straight.



COLUMBUS, OHIO — Two of the contenders in the Big Ten women’s race collide Monday night when 10th-ranked Iowa visits #2 Ohio State. The Hawkeyes are 7-1 in the league race while the Buckeyes are 8-0 and 19-0 overall.

That’s Iowa coach Lisa Bluder who calls this a big opportunity for her team.

With a physical style and pressure defense, the Buckeyes are holding opponents to just 26% from three point range.

You can hear the Iowa-Ohio State women’s game on AM-1300 KGLO tonight starting with the pre-game at 5:45 with the tipoff at 6 o’clock



AMES — The 18th-ranked Iowa State women held Kansas to 34% shooting, including two of 16 from three point range, in a 64-50 win in Ames on Saturday. Bill Fennelly returned to the bench after missing a win over Oklahoma State to attend the funeral for his mother.

After losing center Stephanie Soares to a season ending knee injury the Cyclones have gone to a smaller lineup and Fennelly sees continued improvement.

The Cyclones are 5-2 in the Big 12 and visit TCU on Wednesday night.



MASON CITY — Chett Helming scored 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds as NIACC beat the Wartburg JV 83-65 on Sunday afternoon at the campus gym. The Lake Mills sophomore was 11-of-17 from the field, including hitting four three-pointers. Myles Tucker added 17 while Jaydin Dunlap scored 14. NIACC is now 9-12 and will travel to DMACC on Wednesday as part of a women’s-men’s doubleheader that you’ll hear on KGLO starting at 5:30.


MASON CITY — The NIACC women picked up an 83-48 conference victory over Marshalltown on Saturday afternoon in Mason City. Audrey Martinez-Stewart and freshman Grace Davis-Chavez both had 12 to lead NIACC, as they improve to 12-7 overall and 5-3 in the conference. They’ll travel to DMACC on Wednesday.


HAMPTON — Clear Lake crowned two champions as they finished fourth at the North Central Conference wrestling tournament in Hampton on Saturday, as you heard on AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB and Max Currier won the 132 pound title while Kaleb Hambly won at 182. Clear Lake also had five wrestlers finish in third place with Tyler LeFevre at 145, Hayden Rieck at 170, Jake Trenary at 195, Dylan Evanson at 220 and Aaron Richtsmeier at 285 as the Lions ended up with 169 ½ points. Webster City won the team title with 218 ½ points as they crowned four champions and had two finish as runner-up. Humboldt was second with 189. Clarion-Goldfield-Dows was third with 173 ½, with Hampton-Dumont-CAL following the Lions in fifth with 160 points.



— Local hockey from over the weekend:

== Mason City Mohawk high school hockey club
Saturday — Sioux City 8, Mason City 3
Sunday — Mason City 3, Sioux City 2 (shootout)


== Mason City Toros
Friday — Mason City 4, Minnesota Loons 1
Saturday — Mason City 3, Minnesota Loons 2
Sunday — Mason City 4, Willmar 3