Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 28 Feb 2015 23:18:34 EDTSat, 28 Feb 2015 23:18:34 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssRoyals get their shot at redemptionhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/583874.htmlThe Royals and Mustangs faced off in the semifinals of the Iowa Girls State Basketball Tournament one year ago. While quite a bit has changed for both teams in the 12 months since, both squads have similar styles they'll try to impose on the other.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTSophomore Smoldt steps in, steps up for Rebelshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/583875.htmlA football injury to the basketball team's starting point guard put Joe Smoldt back into his natural position, and the Gladbrook-Reinbeck sophomore flourished. All Smoldt did was lead the North Iowa Cedar League's West Division with a 19.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTPanthers, Shockers in winner-take-MVC matchuphttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/583876.htmlWICHITA, Kan. - The most famous player ever to lace up his sneakers in the Missouri Valley Conference has been watching Northern Iowa and Wichita State for most of the season. He watched them beat up on his alma mater, Indiana State.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTCyclones trying to rebound on the road at inspired K-Statehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/583877.htmlMANHATTAN, Kan. - Iowa State is hoping to continue its streak on the road and get over their first home loss of the season. The 12th-ranked Cyclones (20-7, 10-5 Big 12) will travel to Manhattan to face Kansas State (14-15, 7-9). Tip is set for 3 p.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTShockers grab MVC lead back from Bulldogshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/583879.htmlWICHITA, Kan. - Wichita State grabbed control of the Missouri Valley Conference by battering the only team to get the best of the Shockers in league play this season.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT