Aaron White scored 18 points with 10 rebounds and five assists to carry the Hawkeyes to a 93-67 win over Northwestern last night in Iowa City. Melsahn Basabe chipped in with 16 points and 10 rebounds for Iowa, which improved to 13-and-3. The Hawkeyes are at Ohio State on Sunday.
Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.
Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.
Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.