Men's Basketball

MBB: Panthers Slip In First Road Game

They say everything is bigger in Texas, but the cliché didn’t apply to the UNI Panthers’ shooting percentage from three-point range on Saturday. UNI connected on just 13.6% of their attempts from beyond the arc during a 74-65 loss to the Texas-Arlington Mavericks. The Panthers were particularly cold in the second half, knocking down just…read more »

MBB: Panthers Take a Bite Out of Beavers

Tuesday night’s UNI Panther men’s basketball win came against Division II Bemidji State, as the Panthers executed for 97 points, the most in a game since a 2015 win against North Dakota. The 97-51 result represented a good night for senior Wyatt Lohaus. He finished the game with a team-leading 19 points while shooting 7-15…read more »

MBB: Exhibition Opener a Solid Success

The UNI Panthers had no difficulty with the Wartburg Knights Sunday during 110-69 exhibition victory at the McLeod Center. UNI wasted little time getting out to a big lead, outscoring the Knights 22-8 in the first five minutes of the game and going to halftime ahead by 37. Miles Wentzien scored a team-high 13 points…read more »

MBB: The Full Schedule is Out

The UNI men’s basketball team has added seven non-conference games to its 2018-19 schedule. The additional home games were released Tuesday. The Panthers will host a pair of exhibition games to start the season, hosting the Knights of Wartburg College 1 p.m. Oct. 28 and then the Peacocks of Upper Iowa University 7 p.m. Nov.…read more »

Panther to Use Long Reach with Windmills

Bennett Koch is going to the Netherlands. Monday, the new Dordrecht-based team, the Dutch Windmills, announced that they had signed the former UNI Panther center. In their announcement of the deal, Windmills Head Coach Geert Hammink said, “Bennet is the first player we have been able to draw that I did not know a month…read more »

Basketball Game, Football Field

Minnesota Vikings fans have learned their way around U.S. Bank Stadium since it opened in 2016. Now UNI Panther basketball fans can get familiar with the football stadium in Minneapolis. Details of the new U.S. Bank Stadium Basketball Classic were announced Tuesday. The Panthers will be one of the teams participating in four games over…read more »

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