Football

FBall: Panthers Scuttle Pirates in the Dome

A complete performance on both sides of the ball delighted UNI Panther fans Saturday during the first UNI-Dome matchup of the season, a 44-0 win over the Hampton Pirates in Cedar Falls. The Panthers racked up 414 yards of offense on a productive day for quarterback Eli Dunne. He was 12-23 for 191 and three…

FBall: Hawkeyes Halt Panthers, 38-14

The UNI Panther offense struggled early, and the Iowa Hawkeyes built a 38-0 lead on the way to a 38-14 final Saturday evening at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa went into the locker room with a 21-0 lead and picked up right where they left off when they took the ball to start the second half. The…

Panther Meet Back-to-the-Future Grizzlies

For some games, college football coaches might spend days watching video of their opponents. That’s not what Mark Farley has been doing in preparation for Saturday’s UNI Panther opener when UNI meets the Montana Grizzlies on the road. The Grizzlies have made a lot of changes under new head coach Bobby Hauck, so last year’s…

Panther Alum Hall Has a New Problem

Earning a place on the Chicago Bears’ roster may have just become more difficult for former UNI Panther star defensive back Deiondre’ Hall. A violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy means that Hall will be suspended for the first week of the season. The setback comes after Hall missed much of last year following…

Men's Basketball

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…

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…

Panthers climb out of early hole to top Drake, 68-54

Panthers climb out of early hole to top Drake, 68-54

for The Gazette Box Score CEDAR FALLS — Northern Iowa trailed Drake 29-13 with just under seven minutes remaining in the first half, but flipped the script in the remaining 27 minutes for a 68-54 win Tuesday night at McLeod Center. Tied at nine with just over 15 minutes to play in the first half,…

Panthers have a new bounce in their step as they prepare for Drake

Panthers have a new bounce in their step as they prepare for Drake

for The Gazette   CEDAR FALLS — After getting its first Missouri Valley Conference win Saturday night, Northern Iowa is hoping it can replicate some of last season’s success that came after dropping its first five conference games. If UNI is going to replicate that five-game winning streak and 9-1 stretch from a season ago,…

Women's Basketball

Iowa City Trip on WBB Schedule

Tanya Warren’s UNI Panther women’s basketball team has had a hard time finding a winning formula against the Iowa Hawkeyes. The Panther women have lost 11 consecutive head-to-head games against Iowa; their last win was in 2006. Circle December 16th on the calendar, because it’s the Panther’s next chance for a women’s basketball victory at…

Golf With Panther Women’s Basketball

Panther fans will be teamed up with a women’s basketball player for the team’s annual golf gig. A four-person, best-shot tournament is set at Pheasant Ridge Golf Course for Aug. 18. It will kick off with a shotgun start at noon. Each group will be teamed with a UNI student-athlete, and the proceeds directly benefit…

Late rally pushes Panthers past Indiana State, 59-53

Late rally pushes Panthers past Indiana State, 59-53

photo courtesy UNI Athletic Communications Box Score CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Trailing 53-52 with less than 90 seconds play, the University of Northern Iowa women’s basketball team (8-9, 4-2 MVC) scored the final seven points to turn away Indiana State (3-13, 1-4 MVC) as the Panthers won, 59-53. For the game, UNI sank 18-of-23 free…

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