Author Archives: Tim Harwood

MBB: Panthers Swipe Win from Hawks

Trae Berhow forced a North Dakota turnover as time ran out, giving the UNI Panthers a 64-62 win over the Fighting Hawks Saturday at the McLeod Center. The late steal in the one-possession game prevented the visitors from attempting a potential game-tying or game-winning shot. The second half was an exciting back-and-forth sequence, after UNI…Read more »

WBB: Panthers Post Perfect Non-Conference Home Record

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team finished five-for-five at the McLeod Center during their pre-Missouri Valley Conference home schedule, capped with a 79-50 win Friday versus the Omaha Mavericks. Taylor Hagen scored 15 points on 7-8 shooting and the Panther defense was stifling from the opening tip. UNI held the Mavericks to 20-61 (32.8 percent)…Read more »

MBB: UNI Drops Midweek Home Game

Both teams struggled early, but the Grand Canyon University Antelopes found their offensive stride first Wednesday during a 73-62 win against the UNI Panthers Wednesday at the McLeod Center. At halftime UNI was down 29-21. The Panthers were of 8-23 from the floor during the opening 20 minutes. The Panthers almost doubled their first half…Read more »

WBB: Panther Outpace Visiting Mavericks

Three Panthers scored in double figures and the UNI women’s basketball team outdistanced Minnesota State 24-8 in the fourth quarter Wednesday to earn a 73-56 win at the McLeod Center. The Panthers led by just one point when the period began. Heidi Hillyard hit back-to-back layups to open the scoring in the fourth quarter and…Read more »

WBB: Different Hawkeyes Top Different Panthers on Different Court

Less than 24 hours after the UNI Panther men’s basketball team fell to Iowa by 23 points in Des Moines, the Panther women’s squad didn’t fare any better in Iowa City. The Hawkeyes’ Megan Gustafson delivered a double-double with 28 points and 12 rebounds in Iowa’s 83-57 victory over UNI Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The…Read more »

MBB: Hawkeyes Halt Panthers in Des Moines

A scuffling start prevented the UNI Panther men’s basketball squad from keeping pace with the Iowa Hawkeyes Saturday during a 77-54 neutral court loss at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Iowa jumped to a large lead in the first half, pulling ahead by as many as 21 points. UNI was limited to just 21.4…Read more »

MBB: SDSU Eludes Panthers in Minneapolis

The South Dakota State Jackrabbits ran to a big lead early in the opening half, and the UNI Panther men’s basketball team couldn’t overcome the setback Saturday, falling 82-50 during the U.S. Bank Stadium Basketball Classic. Mike Daum led SDSU with 24 points and 11 rebounds. Trae Berhow was the high-scorer and top rebounder for…Read more »

FB: Aggies Oust UNI in Second Round

Three field goals by Austin Errthum kept the University of Northern Iowa in it until the end, but the Panthers were only able to move the ball across the goal line once in a 23-16 second round FCS playoff road loss to the Aggies of UC-Davis Saturday. Errthum’s field goals were from 41, 36, and…Read more »

WBB: Winning with Consistent Defense

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team limited to the IUPUI Jaguars to 11 points in the first quarter on Friday in Indianapolis. IUPUI didn’t get back to 11 in any of the quarters which followed, as the Panthers stifled their opponents in a 53-40 result. UNI trailed 9-5 early but closed the opening period with…Read more »

VB: Mighty Comeback Not Enough

The UNI Panther volleyball team’s prospects of reaching the second round of the NCAA tournament look grim after two sets on Thursday night. Nonetheless, UNI came within two points of surviving their first round matchup against the Pepperdine Waves, before ultimately falling on a neutral court in Madison, Wisconsin. The Waves came out on top…Read more »