The Turkey Valley Trojan boys basketball team played last night against Tripoli in a Class 1A District 5 Semi-Final at Dunkerton. The Trojans were beaten by a final score of 46-43 as the Panthers were able to avenge an loss earlier in the season. Tripoli improves to 11-10 overall this season and they will take on Dunkerton in the District 5 Final tomorrow night while Turkey Valley’s boys finish their season with a 17-6 record.
Moving on to some college basketball now, two teams looking to snap losing skids meet in Williams Arena tonight when the Iowa Hawkeye Men’s Basketball team visits Minnesota. A condensed Big Ten schedule leaves a quick turnaround for the Gophers, who lost in overtime at Wisconsin on Monday night. Here is Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery.[franum1] :24 :I’m sure
The Hawkeyes have dropped five straight and have played more zone the last two games as McCaffery continues to search for answers on defense.[franum2] :23 :the press
The Gophers have dropped nine straight and both teams enter 3-13 in the league race. You can tune into the Iowa vs. Minnesota game tonight right here on 951 The Bull.
The Iowa State Cyclone Men’s Basketball team is at home in Big-12 play tonight against TCU. The Cyclones are 4-10 in the league race and were hammered by the Horned Frogs 96-73 in the first meeting in Fort Worth.[spfrog1] :21 :pretty good
That’s Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Steve Prohm who says the Cyclones need to be efficient on offense and play solid defense.[spfrog2] :15 :40 minutes
TCU is 6-8 in the Big 12 and will be in search of its first win in Ames since joining the conference. You can tune into the Cyclone game tonight on our sister station 959 KCHA.