Iowa looked shaky at times but Hawkeyes coach Fran McCaffery will take the win.
Iowa State capped one of the saddest days in program history with a reminder of why its future looks so bright.
Former Iowa State men’s basketball coach Johnny Orr has died at the age of 86.
Iowa is now ranked 22nd in the country and opens Big Ten play tonight at home against Nebraska.
Shawn Marion went off for 32 points and six rebounds as the Mavericks held off the Timberwolves, 100-98, at the Target Center.
The Vikings are carrying on without head coach Leslie Frazier.
Cordarrelle Patterson had touchdown on the ground and a reception as the Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13 in the final game at the Metrodome.
The Kansas City Chiefs will play the Colts in Indianapolis on Saturday afternoon in the first round of the postseason.
A 20-plus halftime lead helped UALR (5-5) beat South Dakota State (9-6) in women’s basketball action Sunday 66-45.
South Dakota State won on the hardwood on Saturday, while South Dakota lost on Sunday.