The NCAA released official figures for attendance of men’s basketball games last season. The Iowa Hawkeyes were 21st with an average of 13,625 fans in 20 games. Iowa State was next at number-22 nationally with 13,393 for 17 games. Kentucky was first in the country at nearly 24-thousand fans per game.
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.