Former Kansas football coach Mark Mangino is the new offensive coordinator at Iowa State. He replaces Courtney Messingham, who was relieved of his duties after the season. The Cyclones have also hired Louis Ayeni as the new running backs coach.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.