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Cyclones reload for Big 12 title run in ’14-15

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has rarely faced the challenge of replacing two All-Americans, mostly because it wasn’t able to land such players.

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Iowa set for make-or-break stretch

In this Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, Iowa freshman wide receiver Derrick Willies speaks to reporters during Iowa's annual college football media day in Iowa City, Iowa. Willies is leaving the program and sophomore running back LeShun Daniels Jr. is out for the rest of the season because of an undisclosed injury. Coach Kirk Ferentz says Willies is expected to transfer to be closer to his father, who is having health issues.  (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — It’s hard not to wonder whether Iowa’s season is about to fall apart.

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Iowa set for make-or-break stretch

In this Aug. 4, 2014, file photo, Iowa freshman wide receiver Derrick Willies speaks to reporters during Iowa's annual college football media day in Iowa City, Iowa. Willies is leaving the program and sophomore running back LeShun Daniels Jr. is out for the rest of the season because of an undisclosed injury. Coach Kirk Ferentz says Willies is expected to transfer to be closer to his father, who is having health issues.  (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa (5-2, 2-1 Big Ten) is still in control of its destiny in the West division.

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Hawkeyes look to put late collapse behind them

In this Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, Iowa forward Dominque Uhl (25) and center Gabriel Olaseni (0) look on during the school's annual basketball media day in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa has enough talent to make their long-suffering but loyal fan base forget about last season's 1-7 finish. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Last season’s Hawkeyes could have been known as the team that revived the program. Instead, they’ll be remembered for crumbling down the stretch.

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QBs help TCU, WVU surge in Big 12

West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett (9) passes under pressure from Oklahoma State defensive end Jimmy Bean (92) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. West Virginia won 34-10. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Big 12 teams have typically gone as far as their quarterbacks have taken them.

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