Illinois’ Meyers Leonard delivered 22 points and 14 rebounds in a 65-54 win over Iowa that ended the streak.
Senior Matt Gatens scored a career-high 33 points and Iowa beat No. 16 Wisconsin 67-66 for its second straight win over a ranked opponent.
Freshman Dave Sobolewski scored a season-high 23 points, John Shurna added 17 and Northwestern won its third straight, beating Iowa 83-64 on Thursday night.
This was the first meeting in 36 years between these border-state schools, who will now see each other at least once a season.
As a man fights for his life after being attacked by what were reported to be pit bulls, Ald. Robert Fioretti (2nd) says it is time for the City Council again to consider banning the breed.
A retired Chicago Police Officer and his wife are celebrating, now that a federal judge has allowed the officer’s service dog to come home and live with the couple in their home in Iowa even though the town bans pit bulls.
A disabled former Chicago police officer who’s been forced to give up his service dog now has a court date scheduled to try to get the dog back.
A battle is likely to end up in court between a small Iowa town and a retired Chicago Police officer, over his service dog.
The bride wore white as an Iowa couple marched down the aisle as scheduled in Chicago Saturday, but it almost didn’t happen that way.
Rex Burkhead, who started the week with his right foot in a walking boot, ran for 160 yards and a touchdown on a school-record 38 carries and No. 22 Nebraska defeated Iowa 20-7 on Friday.
James Vandenberg threw for 224 yards and two touchdowns as Iowa beat Northwestern 41-31 on Saturday night, snapping a three-game losing streak to the Wildcats.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is content running his city. As for running the United States, no thanks.
The openly lesbian Illinois State Rep. Deborah Mell (D-Chicago) has gotten married to her partner in Iowa.
An 11-year-old boy has drowned in Iowa while swimming with a group of people near a dam along the Nodaway River.
Thursday marks the start of the Big Ten Tournament. For some teams it’s win or miss out on the NCAA Tournament, for others it won’t matter much.
A documentary-maker for a Chicago-based film production company says he was attacked in Iowa while making a film about the treatment of Arabs in the United States.
When the Big Ten expanded to twelve teams, the Nebraska-Iowa matchup seemed like a no-brainer to turn into a rivalry. And now that game will get rivalry-like billing.
After an intense workout in late January, 13 Iowa players ended up in the hospital. Their coach Kirk Ferentz is still confused as to why so many of his players were hospitalized. He claims the workouts were safe and plans to continue them in the future.
Gary Hunninghake, 64, initially claimed he was stabbed and robbed while jogging along the city’s waterfront last April.
Christmas is over. New Year’s is looming. And in between this week the Big Ten gets its bowl season rolling.