Amy Letourneau recorded the win, throwing five innings. Meanwhile, F Mason Plumlee was actually an offensive force, posting 12 points with five rebounds. Anything other than 4-0 is going to get serious attention.
On offense, running back Matt Asiata and offensive lineman Zane Beadles were tabbed as the best at their respective positions. With a new quarterback taking over for the graduated Brian Johnson, these two players are expected to play huge roles. Asiata is the only running back with significant minutes, and if the passing game gets bogged down, it will be up to him to gain yards for the offense. Beadles, meanwhile, was a first-team lineman last year, and his selection here was no surprise.
Iowa State basketball State is planning to have to discover a approach to replace Dainte Garrett’s numbers. He was a quality point guard who blotted his name all over Iowa State’s history books for both assists and points.
Chelsea Lyon started for the Hawkeye and took the loss. The senior tossed four innings, allowed eight earned runs on seven hits and struck out three. Micaela Whitney came on in relief in the fifth and allowed one hit while recording two outs.
Chris Allen brings 3 years of expertise from his time at Michigan State. He’s performed in 14 tournament games and two Final Fours. He can not merely shoot from the outside, but can also be a defensive stopper.
Utah football schedules a two-game series with Pittsburgh. Apparently the Panthers want revenge from their 2005 Fiesta Bowl loss to the BCS-busting Utes. The two teams will play in Salt Lake City in 2010, and then the return game in Pennsylvania in 2011.
There are huge grass areas for overflow fans and visiting spectators.almost guaranteeing a chance at a ticket on your road trip. Another positive is the decent bathroom to spectator ratio, which came in handy.
The Cyclones (3-2 overall) come into Saturday’s game (6 p.m. MST, FOX College Sports) in Ames, Iowa riding a huge 52-38 win over Texas Tech, in which Iowa State ran for over 250 yards and quarterback Austin Arnaud threw for 190 yards and four touchdowns despite a shoulder injury.
The Iowa-Northwestern game is one of 14 night games being played inside the Big Ten Conference this season. The Wildcats have been a thorn in Iowa’s side the last two years. Northwestern ended the team’s run at perfection in 2010 and then edged the Hawks last year in Evanston, Illinois.