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Gary hosts “On Press Row” weekdays at 5 p.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL

Gary Rima has been the voice of University of Northern Iowa Panther athletics for more than 20 years, and is a two-time Iowa Sportscaster of the Year award winner. Born in Postville, Rima is a proud graduate of Starmont High School and has been involved in sports broadcasting for more than 40 years. He hosts “On Press Row” weekdays at 5 p.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.

  • A Tuesday edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair is live from press row of McLeod Center in Cedar Falls ahead of tonight's tilt between UNI and Drake. Hour-one begins with UNI Athletics Director David Harris.
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  • A Monday edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair begins with talk of the Minnesota Vikings improbable win over New Orleans in yesterday's Divsional Playoff game. We cap the hour talking UNI, Iowa and Iowa State wrestling, along with UNI women's and men's basketball.
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  • An 'open line Friday' edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair begins with discussion on Iowa's overtime win against Illinois last night.
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  • A Thursday edition of OPR is live from the Other Place on University Avenue in Cedar Falls. The Sportsguy is joined at the roundtable by the sportswriters from the WCF Courier. Jim Nelson, Clay Cunningham and Nick Petaros take part in two hours of the sports talk on all the latest topics.
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  • A Wednesday edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair is live from press row of the Hulman Center in Terre Haute, Indiana ahead of UNI men's basketball's game vs. Indiana State.
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  • A Tuesday edition of On Press Row is hosted by in-studio producer Cole Bair as The Sportsguy is traveling with UNI men's basketball ahead of tomorrow night's game against Indiana State. We open the show with thoughts on last night's national championship game. Des Moines Register sportswriter Dargan Southard joins to discuss UNI men's hoops' six-game losing streak. To cap hour-one WCF Courier sportswriter Jim Nelson joins to catch us up on UNI wrestling.
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  • A Monday edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair begins with Larry Cotlar, the voice of Drake men's basketball. The Cotman tells us how the Bulldogs have gotten off to a 4-0 start in the MVC. We cap hour-one with Jeff Culhane, the play-by-play voice of North Dakota State football. Jeff recaps the Bison's win over James Madison in the FCS Championship game.
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  • An 'open line Friday' edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima and in-studio producer Cole Bair begins with FCS Championship and College Football Playoff talk.
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  • A Thursday edition of On Press Row with The Sportsguy Gary Rima has in-studio producer Cole Bair host hour-one. College basketball TV color analyst Kevin Lehman joins Cole to talk Iowa, Iowa State, Drake, UNI, and Missouri Valley Conference. To cap hour-one we hear more of Cole's recent sit-down interview with UNI director of athletics David Harris.
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  • A Wednesday edition of On Press Row is hosted by in-studio producer Cole Bair. Cole begins the show with the play-by-play voice of Iowa State football and men's basketball, John Walters. John recaps the Cyclones 21-20 Liberty Bowl win and gives us the latest on ISU men's basketball. We cap hour-one talking Waterloo Black Hawks with play-by-play voice Tim Harwood.
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