VB: Panthers Fall in NCAA Opening Round

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS. The UNI volleyball team took on the Tigers of Missouri in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday afternoon, falling in three sets with scores of 25-11, 25-13, 25-14. The Panthers struggled offensively on Friday night, getting down early in the first set. The Tigers who entered the…read more »


VB: Can’t Keep the Panthers Out

The UNI Panther volleyball team is getting a second life and a second chance at the Missouri Tigers. On Saturday night, the Panthers were denied the Missouri Valley Conference’s automatic bid into the NCAA tournament field. Illinois State swept UNI for the MVC Tournament Championship. But Sunday, the Panthers were given an at-large invitation into…read more »


VB: Illinois State Tops UNI in MVC Tourney

The UNI Panther volleyball team was defeated by a Missouri Valley Conference opponent for just the second time this season, as the Illinois State Redbirds claimed the MVC Tournament title 25-21, 25-16, 25-19 Saturday at the McLeod Center. UNI never led during the first two sets.  The Panthers particularly struggled in the second, making as…read more »


VB: Panthers Check-Off One Championship

The UNI volleyball team won the 2019 Missouri Valley Conference regular-season title on Friday night, then picked up another victory Saturday to close out a nearly-perfect conference schedule.  The conference regular season title is the 19th in program history.  The Panthers were 17-1 during this year’s MVC slate. Friday night’s win against Loyola came in…read more »


VB: UNI Takes Care of One-Game Weekend

The UNI volleyball team topped the Drake Bulldogs Friday in less time than it took to drive to Des Moines, winning in three sets 25-18, 26-24, 25-17. The Panthers have now won 47 consecutive matches against their in-state conference rivals.  Friday’s win also assured UNI a share of the 2019 Missouri Valley Conference regular season…read more »


VB: More Wins, Another Milestone

No UNI volleyball coach has more wins than Bobbi Petersen after Friday’s four-set road victory over Illinois State. The Panthers then pushed her career total to 505 with an exciting follow-up on Saturday versus Bradley. Friday’s win came with set scores of 22-25, 26-24, 28-26, 25-12, avenging UNI’s only Missouri Valley Conference loss after the…read more »