Author Archives: Tim Harwood

MBB: UNI Avoids Drop Off Against Grand Canyon

MBB: UNI Avoids Drop Off Against Grand Canyon

After beating AP-Top-25 opponent Colorado on Tuesday, there was no let down for the UNI Panthers on Thursday in Arizona. A.J. Green had a game-high 25 points in UNI’s 82-58 victory over Grand Canyon University. Four of five starters (Green, Trae Burhow, Austin Phyfe, and Spencer Haldiman) were in double-figures for the night. Green, Berhow,…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Friday, December 13, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Friday, December 13, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Friday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Three Iowa teams are on the chopping block as Major League Baseball pushes for a reorganization of the minors. Jeff Lantz is the senior director of communications for Minor League Baseball; he talks about how his organization is pushing back. 6:35–A woman…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, December 12, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Thursday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–As Christmas swiftly approaches (at least “swiftly” for those who have run out of gift ideas), jewelry might seem like a great present. Katherine Bodoh, CEO of the American Gem Society offers suggestions for finding the right piece of jewelry, rather than…Read more »

MBB: Panthers Prevail Where the Buffaloes Roam

MBB: Panthers Prevail Where the Buffaloes Roam

It came down to the last shot in Boulder, Colorado, on Tuesday night as the UNI Panther men’s basketball team visited the nationally ranked Colorado Buffaloes. With UNI on top by three points, Lucas Siewert’s last-second attempt to tie the game missed its mark, and the Panthers came away with a 79-76 upset. Seconds earlier,…Read more »

WBB: UNI Tames Mavericks in Omaha

WBB: UNI Tames Mavericks in Omaha

Karli Rucker had 19 points to lead the UNI women’s basketball team to a convincing road win against Nebraska-Omaha on Tuesday. The Panthers rolled to the 81-45 victory on the strength of a 19-0 run that spanned parts of the third and fourth quarters. Christina Cavey recorded 11 Panther points. Bre Gunnels and Rose Simon-Ressler…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, December 11, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Wednesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–The annual Cedar Valley Mayoral Battle of the Bells will be this Saturday. Shannon Thies of The Salvation Army of Waterloo-Cedar Falls talks about the contenders. 6:35–Google has removed several hundred ads from the Trump Campaign. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Loretta…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, December 10, 2019

KXEL Morning News for Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Tune in for the KXEL Morning News Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m.: 5:50–Pianist Jim McDonough talks about how his annual Holiday Grande Tour first got started. This week during the KXEL Morning News, listen for your chance to win tickets. 6:35–A farm worker immigration bill is being considered in the U.S. House this week.…Read more »

WBB: Creighton Rallies Against UNI

WBB: Creighton Rallies Against UNI

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS. The Creighton women’s basketball team closed the game on a 12-0 run and picked up a 57-54 win over UNI Sunday afternoon at the D.J. Sokol Arena in Omaha. The two teams battled back and forth on the day, after a quick early Panther lead, Creighton controlled most of the…Read more »

FB: Panthers Win Playoff Rematch vs SDSU

FB: Panthers Win Playoff Rematch vs SDSU

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS. Trevor Allen rushed for 90 yards and scored a touchdown and the Panther defense tallied three takeaways and held South Dakota State to just 89 yards in the second half to earn a 13-10 win over the Jackrabbits in the second round of the FCS Playoffs Saturday in South Dakota.…Read more »

VB: Panthers Fall in NCAA Opening Round

VB: Panthers Fall in NCAA Opening Round

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS. The UNI volleyball team took on the Tigers of Missouri in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday afternoon, falling in three sets with scores of 25-11, 25-13, 25-14. The Panthers struggled offensively on Friday night, getting down early in the first set. The Tigers who entered the…Read more »