Iowa State University

Forget the Juice and Eat the Whole Fruit Instead

If you’re trying to decide on something sweet to drink with breakfast, 100 percent fruit juice (that is, juice that has nothing added) is certainly …

Nutrition

Cats land Lathon to replace McIntosh

Lathon just returned from an official visit to Northwestern last Tuesday through Thursday. While he was impressed by the campus and the renovations …

Northwestern University

Nuggets draft pick Monte Morris has built his reputation as a point guard on the position’s most important trait: winning

Six hours before he was drafted by the Nuggets on Thursday, Monte Morris drove away from all the nerves and sat down with his grandmother.At the …

HawkeyeReport.com - Iowa lands 2019 OL Tyler Endres

The Iowa Hawkeyes have landed their third commitment in the Class of 2019. It came from in-state offensive lineman Tyler Endres, who visited Iowa …

College & University

Is There Anything Grit Can't Do?

New York<p>Angela Lee Duckworth has just returned from her 25th class reunion at Harvard. “People’s lives really do turn out differently,” she observes during an interview in a stylish boardroom. “And it certainly can’t be explained by how intelligent you remember them being when they were sitting …

Opinion

Want to be a first-round NBA draft pick? Go to DeMatha.

In the past 41 seasons, Cal has produced eight first-round NBA draft picks.<p>So has Oregon.<p>So has Southern Cal.<p>So have Iowa State and Oklahoma State.<p>And so has DeMatha.<p>Markelle Fultz’s sprint to the top of this year’s projected draft board is yet another win for Prince George’s County basketball; …

College Basketball

How This Millennial Learned That Any Job Is Better Than No Job (Or Mooching)

<i>“When God shuts a door, or when God opens a door, pay attention.” — Midwestern American proverb</i>A friend of mine was despondent recently because his …

Conservative POV

The Mid-Morning Dump: Naz to the Globetrotters

<b>3SUS THE GLOBETROTTER.</b> Naz Mitrou-Long was the third pick in the Harlem Globetrotters’ annual Globies Draft, taken after the Yankees’ Aaron Judge and …

Basketball

LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

TOP STORIES<p>JBS Says Sale of Assets in Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay Suspended by Court Ruling--Update<p>SAO PAULO -- Brazilian meatpacker JBS SA's planned sale of assets in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay was suspended Wednesday by a court ruling.<p>JBS said in a regulatory filing that it will appeal the …

Agriculture

College Football 2017 All-America Team

Team<p>Number of Selections<p>Alabama<p>7<p>Washington<p>6<p>Clemson<p>5<p>Ohio State<p>5<p>Pitt<p>4<p>Oklahoma<p>4<p>Florida State<p>3<p>Iowa<p>3<p>Penn …

College Football

Will the Trump Presidency Need an Asterisk?

You have to look closely to see it. But it’s there. A five-pronged star cut right into the cowhide of one of the most significant baseballs in …

Culture

Take a picture: these 61 teams rank ahead of Alabama in football recruiting

Bama might end up at No. 1 for the eighth year in a row anyway, but we can still lol at how things look right now.<p>As of June 19, almost exactly six months before the new early signing period begins, 61 teams rank ahead of seven-time-running recruiting champ Alabama on the 247Sports Composite.<p>The …

Sports

Iowa aims to add star recruits for offensive line arsenal

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>The Iowa offensive line coach describes the adversity his line faced in 2016.<p>Iowa’s offensive line legacy can speak for itself.<p>But …

College & University

Gerry Vaughn Commits to Iowa State

Iowa State has picked up another commitment, this time from Gerry Vaughn, a 3-star outside linebacker from Tucker, GA. He received offers from …

College & University

Christian Young Commits to Iowa State

In the wise words of DJ Khaled: “another one.” That rings true today as Iowa State picks up its second commitment of the day from the class of 2018. …

College & University

University's solar car will travel around Iowa

The solar vehicle Iowa State University students are showing off across the state doesn't look a lot like your standard American car.<p>But then again, …

Transportation

Iowa golf course plants garden to supply on-site restaurant

After they groom the greens and fairways each morning at Palmer Hills Golf Course in Bettendorf, groundskeepers shift their focus to a new task, …

Gardening

Students Committed to Equine Medicine Receive Scholarships

A total of 33 vet students preparing for equine medicine careers have received a combined $102,000 in financial support.

College & University

Pink, Poetry and Power: Deonte Burton’s NBA Journey

Passing punctured West Virginia’s vaunted press throughout March’s Big 12 title game. Iowa State zipped the ball around the perimeter far faster than …

Basketball

NBA draft prospect profile: Iowa State guard Monte Morris

<i>As part of WEEI.com's coverage of the 2017 NBA draft, here is one in a series of profiles of prospective picks. The Celtics have amassed four picks:</i> …

Basketball

Hokies in top ten for Malcolm Davidson

Arkansas State, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, NC State, Rutgers, UCF, and USF join VT on his list. Davidson eliminated the likes …

Top Ten

CCL Recap: Weiler-Babb using offseason to take steps forward offensively

Last year, <b>Nick Weiler-Babb</b> entered the YMCA Capital City League season as one of the most inexperienced players on Iowa State’s roster. The former …

College Basketball

LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

TOP STORIES<p>McDonald's, International Olympic Committee End Partnership<p>The International Olympic Committee said it and fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. have agreed to end their long-running partnership before their latest deal was set to expire. "We understand that McDonald's is looking to focus on …

Agriculture

Floridas iDigFossils program uses giant 3D printed shark teeth to get kids into STEM subjects

A new educational curriculum established by the University of Florida and the Florida Museum of National History is using 3D printing technology to …

Education

Schedule analysis: Texas Tech Red Raiders

This week and last, we’ve been previewing the upcoming schedules for each Big 12 team.<p>The series continues with Texas Tech.<p><b>Nonconference games (with</b> …

College Football

OU Volleyball Reveals 2017 Schedule

<b>NORMAN</b> – University of Oklahoma volleyball coach <b>Santiago Restrepo</b> announced the Sooners' 2017 schedule, which begins Friday, Aug. 25 with the NIKE …

College Basketball

Monté Morris is the Iowa State male athlete of the year

<i>The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communications.</i><p>AMES, Iowa – Iowa State men’s basketball player <b>Monté Morris</b>, the …

College Basketball

The Mid-Morning Dump: How would you spend $400 at McDonald’s?

Not sure, but I can tell you how much I’d hate myself after.<b>GONE GUY.</b> Former Cyclone men’s basketball signee Darius McNeill has been released from …

Lonzo Ball

Inside a Nike junket and the ethical questions it raises - Portland Business Journal

Nike planned the itinerary. It also paid for airfare, on-the-ground transportation, hotels and meals. The group visited two factories in Vietnam and …

Ho Chi Minh City

Schedule analysis: Texas Longhorns

With the season just weeks away, we’ve been reviewing the schedule for each Big 12 team.<p>We continue the series with Texas:<p><b>Nonconference opponents</b> …

College Football