Women's Basketball

WBB: Panthers WNIT Preview

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team is bound for the Women’s National Invitational Tournament (WNIT). Northern Iowa will meet Minnesota in Minneapolis during the first round of the tournament Friday at 6:30 p.m. in Williams Arena. Coverage on News/Talk 1540 KXEL will begin at 6:15. The Panthers go into the game with a 20-12 record…read more »

WBB: MVC Tournament Recap

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team earned their 20th victory of the season during the Missouri Valley Conference tournament in Moline, and perhaps enough prestige to claim a bid to the Postseason WNIT. Friday night, Taylor Hagen drove to the basket and hit a contested layup with 17 seconds left to give UNI a 64-63…read more »

WBB: MVC Week 10 Recap

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team earned the win they needed to clinch third place in the Missouri Valley Conference standings and the corresponding third seed in the MVC tournament. Thursday night, Mikaela Morgan connected on a jumper with just over a minute remaining, putting the Panthers ahead for good in a 61-57 win against…read more »

WBB: MVC Week 9 Recap

The UNI Panther women’s basketball squad wrapped up their conference road schedule at 6-3, thanks to a Sunday victory versus Southern Illinois. The 76-67 performance versus the Salukis capped the weekend after a 58-48 loss to Missouri State in Springfield Friday. The Panthers gave up a season-high 31 turnovers as the Bears opened that game…read more »

WBB: MVC Week 8 Recap

The UNI Panther women’s basketball team tightened their grip on third place in the Missouri Valley Conference with a pair of home wins at the McLeod Center over the weekend. Friday, the Panthers outscored Indiana State 22-6 in the second quarter, then held off a second half rally to earn a 71-63 win. UNI limited…read more »

WBB: MVC Week 7 Recap

During a single-game week, the UNI Women’s Basketball team suffered just their second road loss during the conference schedule, falling to in-state rival Drake, 76-61 on Friday. Karli Rucker tied her career-high with 25 points and also contributed seven assists, three rebounds and a steal, but four Drake players scored in double figures. The Bulldogs…read more »

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