Category Archives: UNI Panthers

FB: Panthers Push Past Bengals

FB: Panthers Push Past Bengals

The UNI Panther defense kept the Idaho State Bengals out of the end zone at the UNI Dome on Saturday, while the Panther offense piled up just enough points for a 13-6 win. The Bengals had the first two scores of the game on 42- and 35-yard field goals to hold a 6-0 lead by…Read more »

VB: UNI Brews Up Wins in Milwaukee

VB: UNI Brews Up Wins in Milwaukee

The UNI Panther volleyball team won two of three matches in Milwaukee over the weekend during the Marquette Invitational. Friday evening, the Panthers swept Saint Louis 25-23, 25-16, and 25-22. In a close first set, UNI overcame a 19-16 deficit and recorded five of the final seven points to prevail. Karlie Taylor led the team…Read more »

VB: Wins Bookend Mizzou Trip

VB: Wins Bookend Mizzou Trip

The UNI Panther volleyball team won the first and last matches during a four-game trip to Columbia, Missouri, over the weekend, with a pair of losses in between. Friday afternoon, UNI topped UMKC in four sets, 25-10, 25-12, 23-25, 25-18, led by Karlie Taylor with 24 kills. During the featured Friday evening match versus the…Read more »

VB: Cyclones Top Panthers in Four

VB: Cyclones Top Panthers in Four

The ball kept going to Karlie Taylor Tuesday, and the UNI senior led all players with a match-high 24 kills, but it wasn’t enough. The Iowa State Cyclone Volleyball team defeated the UNI Panthers, 3-sets-to-1 (25-18, 25-19, 24-26, 25-21). Taylor attempted 71 attacks, tying for the fourth-highest total ever for a Panther during a four-set…Read more »

WBB: Donaldson Moves to Raptors’ Bench

She wrapped up her college basketball career and went into the working world as a data analyst for a company in Cedar Falls. Four years later, Brittni Donaldson is an NBA assistant coach. Donaldson has been hired by the Toronto Raptors. Over the summer, the former University of Northern Iowa Panther guard also coached the…Read more »

FB: McElvain Making People Notice

UNI quarterback Will McElvain is the Missouri Valley Football Conference Newcomer of the Week after leading the Panthers to a 34-14 win over Southern Utah on Saturday. McElvain threw for 262 yards and three touchdowns. Panther Coach Mark Farley talked about the redshirt freshman after the game. “He’s electric, and he’s got the charisma and…Read more »

FB: Panthers Clip Thunderbirds’ Wings

FB: Panthers Clip Thunderbirds’ Wings

Will McElvain completed 17 passes for 262 yards and three touchdowns during a 34-14 win over Southern Utah Saturday at the UNI-Dome. The result was head coach Mark Farley’s 150th career win, making him the 10th coach ever with 150 FCS wins. McElvain found Deion McShane for a 56-yard touchdown to open the scoring late…Read more »

VB: Panthers Downed by Ranked Opposition

VB: Panthers Downed by Ranked Opposition

The UNI Panthers hosted three top-25 opponents at the McLeod Center over the weekend for the only non-conference matches on the 2019 home schedule. The visitors came out on top each time. Friday evening, #23 Creighton prevailed in five sets 19-25, 25-22, 25-22, 18-25, 15-11.  The Panthers’ Kate Busswitz had a strong performance days after…Read more »

VB: MVC Buzzes Over Busswitz

The Missouri Valley Conference named University of Northern Iowa middle blocker Kate Busswitz the MVC Volleyball Player of the Week. The redshirt junior helped the Panthers to wins on the road against Liberty and Texas State on Saturday. UNI fell against the University of Texas on Friday evening. Busswitz had 40 kills on 80 attacks,…Read more »

WBB: Panthers To See Many Familiar Opponents

The complete Panther women’s basketball schedule was released by the University of Northern Iowa athletics department on Tuesday. The UNI women tip off versus North Dakota State on December 6th. The schedule is highlighted by in-state matchups against Iowa and Iowa State, as well as games against former conference rivals Wichita State and Creighton. The…Read more »