Author Archives: Tim Harwood

KXEL Morning News for Thursday, January 24, 2019

Thursday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 6:35–It’s not clear when the government will get back to “normal” operation. Some ag leaders and officials believe it will take years to overcome the effects. Ken Root of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network talks with Jeff Stein about what those figures are saying…Read more »

KXEL Morning News for Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.: 6:35–If you post something mean or nasty on social media, don’t expect the courts to come to your rescue if you get fired from your job. Fox News Radio Legal Analyst Wendy Patrick talks about a case along those lines which has reached Federal…Read more »

MBB: MVC Week 3 Recap

The Panther men’s basketball team split games against a pair of opponents from Indiana, protecting the McLeod Center court before falling on the road. Wednesday’s matchup was against Indiana State, and UNI scored a 69-64 win. The Panthers led by as many as 12 points in the opening half, driven to the advantage by Spencer…Read more »

WBB: MVC Week 3 Recap

The two Missouri Valley Conference preseason favorites met in the only Panther women’s basketball game of the week. The Drake Bulldogs visited the McLeod Center Friday and remained perfect in the MVC at UNI’s expense, rolling back home through the snow with an 88-64 win. Drake started the game in impressive fashion and built a…Read more »

MBB: MVC Week 2 Recap

After coming up just short during a Tuesday night road game, the Panthers protected their home court Sunday during a matchup with their only in-state conference rival. Tuesday’s game represented two losses in one. The Illinois State Redbirds held off UNI 70-69 in Normal. Freshman A.J. Green made two of three free throws with seconds…Read more »

WBB: MVC Week 2 Recap

The Panther women’s basketball team rolled to a pair of double-digit home wins over the weekend, topping Valparaiso and Loyola. Friday’s 19-point win against the Crusaders was much closer at halftime before UNI flipped a three-point intermission deficit with a big second half. The Panthers used a 21-0 third-quarter run to pick up the 71-52…Read more »

MBB: MVC Week 1 Recap

The UNI Panthers surprised the Bradley Braves Wednesday on the road, but the Salukis of Southern Illinois were prepared when they came to the McLeod Center on Sunday. Opening the Missouri Valley Conference schedule in Peoria, the Panthers took control of the game during the latter minutes of the first half. Tied 17-17, the Panther…Read more »

WBB: MVC Week 1 Recap

A tough road trip to central Illinois yielded a split for the UNI Panther women’s basketball team during the opening days of the Missouri Valley Conference schedule. The closing moments of Friday’s game against the Illinois State Redbirds almost gave the Panthers the start they were hoping for at the outset of MVC play. Karli…Read more »

MBB: Seawolves Top Panthers by Ten

A matchup with Stony Brook led to a rocky evening and a 73-63 loss for the UNI Panther men’s basketball team Saturday at the McLeod Center. AJ Green and Wyatt Lohaus made nine of the Panthers’ 11 field goals in the opening half, finishing with 13 and nine points after 20 minutes of play. The…Read more »

WBB: Wildcats Have Sharper Claws

The UNI women’s basketball team’s non-conference schedule ended with a 72-62 loss on the road against Kansas State Saturday Three Panthers scored in double figures led by Karli Rucker and Ellie Howell with 15 points each. Taylor Hagen added 12 points and Bre Gunnels notched a career-high 15 rebounds in the game. The Panthers took…Read more »