Women's Basketball


Panther Seasons End Prematurely

Fears of the COVID-19 coronavirus led the NCAA to cancel all sporting events under the organization’s jurisdiction through the end of this school year. That means University of Northern Iowa wrestlers will not have the opportunity to compete in the NCAA wrestling championships, the Panther men’s basketball team will never know whether it would have…read more »


WBB: UNI Celebrates Solid Finish

Kam Finley scored a career-high 28 points to lead the UNI Panther women’s basketball team to a 91-78 win against the Drake Bulldogs Friday at the McLeod Center during the regular season finale for both teams. It was the first UNI victory against the Bulldogs since March 2016. The 2019/20 season is the first time…read more »


WBB: Panthers Win Last MVC Road Game

Nicole Kroeger’s three-point basket tied Sunday’s game with 2:39 remaining, putting the UNI Panthers in position outrace the Loyola Ramblers during the closing minutes for a 73-70 victory at Gentile Arena in Chicago. On the next UNI possession, Megan Maahs broke the 61-61 tie with a layup, and the Panthers led the rest of the…read more »


WBB: Crusaders Stop UNI Friday

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS A three-point shot at the buzzer was deflected and UNI women’s basketball fell 72-69 on the road to the Valparaiso Crusaders Friday. The Panthers and Crusaders were identical from the field, both going 26-53 (49%), but Valpo hit two more three-pointers than UNI and made one more free throw. The…read more »


WBB: UNI Out-Battles the Braves

A solid third quarter allowed the UNI Panther women’s basketball team to slingshot past the Bradley Braves and on to a 64-57 victory on Saturday at the McLeod Center. Trailing 28-21 at halftime, the Panthers had been held to just seven points in the second quarter. Back on the court for the third period, six…read more »


WBB: Redbirds Take Tug-of-War in OT

FROM UNI ATHLETICS MEDIA RELATIONS UNI Women’s basketball overcame a 14-point first-half deficit to take a fourth-quarter lead, but the Panthers fell to Illinois State 69-61 in overtime Thursday in the McLeod Center. Illinois State closed the first quarter with a 15-7 lead thanks to an 11-0 run. The Redbirds kept the pressure on and…read more »