Friday February 8th Local Sports
AM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com, KGLO mobile app — Newman boys at Lake Mills — 7:30
AM-1300 KGLO — Butler at Georgetown — 10:45
AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com, KRIB mobile app — District wrestling reports — :05 after the hour starting at 1:05
AM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com, KGLO mobile app — NIACC vs. Kirkwood — women at 1:00, men at 3:00
AM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com, KGLO mobile app — Mason City vs. Fort Dodge — girls 6:15, boys follow
AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com, KRIB mobile app — 3A girls regional quarterfinal — Clear Lake vs. Pocahontas — pre-game 6:45, tipoff 7:00
AM-1300 KGLO — Iowa men vs. Northwestern — pre-game 4:30, tipoff 5:30
MASON CITY — A number of Class 1A girls basketball tournament first-round games were postponed on Thursday due to the weather:
Class 1A – Region 2: North Iowa at Mason City Newman Catholic postponed to Saturday, Feb. 9. Start time Saturday is 5:00 p.m.
Class 1A – Region 2: Northwood-Kensett at Algona Bishop Garrigan postponed to Friday, Feb. 8. Start time Friday remains 7:00 p.m.
Class 1A – Region 2: Riceville @ Rockford postponed to Friday, Feb. 8. Start time remains 7:00 p..m.
Class 1A – Region 2: Nashua-Plainfield at North Butler postponed to Friday, Feb. 8. Start time Friday is 6:00 p.m.
CLEAR LAKE — Class 2A and 3A girls basketball teams start tournament action on Saturday night:
== 3A Region 2
Pocahontas at #6 Clear Lake (KRIB, 6:45 PM)
Southeast Valley at Kuemper of Carroll
Humboldt at #11 Roland-Story
Greene County at Carroll
== 3A Region 3
Hampton-Dumont at #2 Osage
Garner-Hayfield-Ventura at Forest City
Union LaPorte City at #7 Crestwood
Waterloo Columbus at New Hampton
== 2A Region 2
Belmond-Klemme at St. Edmond
Manson Northwest Webster at Emmetsburg
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn at Ridge View
Alta-Aurelia at East Sac County
== 2A Region 3
Eagle Grove at Lake Mills
Central Springs at West Fork
BCLUW at Hudson
Wapsie Valley at Denver
BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA — Jordan Bohannon came up big at crunch time for Iowa. Bohannon scored the last 11 points for the 20th ranked Hawkeyes and finished with 25 in a 77-72 win at Indiana.
Two late three pointers in the opening half got Bohannon going.
Iowa coach Fran McCaffery called it a complete effort.
Indiana falls to 4-8 in the Big Ten. Hoosier coach Archie Miller.
Iowa is now 18-5 overall and 7-5 in the Big Ten. They’ll host Northwestern on Sunday evening.
IOWA CITY — The 16th ranked Iowa Hawkeye women got 41 points from Megan Gustafson to roll past 19th ranked Michigan State 86-71. Iowa coach Lisa Bluder.
The Hawkeyes led the entire way as they avenged a loss to the Spartans in their Big Ten opener.
Mason City junior guard Makenzie Meyer did not play in last night’s game after hyper-extending a knee during Iowa’s win on Sunday at Penn State. She’s listed as day-to-day. Iowa is now 18-5 overall and 9-3 in the Big Ten.
CLEAR LAKE — District wrestling tournaments take place on Saturday throughout the state, with the top two wrestlers from each district headed to next week’s state tournament in Des Moines:
== 2A District 3 at Clear Lake — Clarion-Goldfield-Dows (9 wrestlers), Humboldt (8), Clear Lake (7), Osage (6), Charles City (6), Hampton-Dumont (6), Iowa Falls-Alden (4), Southeast Valley (4), Pocahontas (2), Forest City (2), Garner-Hayfield-Ventura (1), Algona (1)
== 1A District 4 at Lake Mills — Emmetsburg (13), Central Springs (8), Lake Mills (7), GT-RA (7), West Hancock (5), Newman (4), Belmond-Klemme (3), Eagle Grove (3), Manson-Northwest Webster (2), North Union (1), Northwood-Kensett (1), South Hamilton (1), St. Edmond (1)
== 1A District 1 at Denver — local qualifiers from North Butler-Clarksville (6), Riceville (1), Rockford (1)
== 3A District 8 at Waverly — Mason City, Ames, Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids Xavier, Marshalltown, Waterloo East, Waterloo West, Waverly-Shell Rock
Meets start at noon. You’ll hear hourly updates starting at 1:05 on AM-1490 & 96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com, and via the KRIB mobile app
MASON CITY — The North Central District junior college wrestling tournament will take place on Sunday on the NIACC campus. All five programs participating in the tournament are either ranked or are receiving votes in the latest rankings issued earlier this week. Iowa Central is ranked fourth, Ellsworth is ranked fifth, NIACC is tied for 19th, while Iowa Lakes and Iowa Western were previously ranked and are still receiving votes. The tournament starts at 10 o’clock on Sunday morning. Qualifiers from Sunday’s tournament will wrestle at the national tournament in Council Bluffs on March 1st and 2nd.