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Stowers stuns field to win 110 hurdles at Drake Relays

Illinois' Dylan Lafond comes out of the water pit during the men's 3,000-meter steeplechase race at the Drake Relays athletics meet, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in downtown Des Moines, Iowa. LaFond won the event. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The field for the women’s 110-meter hurdle race at the Drake Relays was so stacked that hometown favorite Lolo Jones’ late scratch was barely noticed.

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Iowa’s defense shines in spring game

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Akrum Wadley scored the lone touchdown of Iowa’s spring game on Saturday as the defense shined.

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Iowa State athletic director Pollard discusses heart attack

FILE- In this Dec. 15, 2008, file photo, Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard speaks about former football coach Gene Chizik during a news conference at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.  Pollard is back to work just a month after suffering a heart attack and is expected to meet with the media on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard says he’ll return to work full time on Monday, just weeks after suffering a heart attack.

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Hoiberg to be released from hospital

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The Mayo Clinic says Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg is expected to be released on Thursday, less than a week after open-heart surgery.

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Deep field expected at Drake Relays

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Higher purses have helped the Drake Relays attract some of its deepest fields in recent years.

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