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UNI defeats Bemidji State; fall at Texas-Arlington

UNI defeats Bemidji State; fall at Texas-Arlington

JERRIUS CAMPBELL, Sports Writer

November 12, 2018


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The UNI men’s basketball season is officially underway. The 2018-2019 campaign kicked off strong for UNI as they hosted the Bemidji State Beavers in the McLeod Center on Tuesday, Nov. 6. UNI’s offense was superb for the Panthers as they scored 30 points in just ten minutes. The Panthers shot 47 perce...

Panthers conclude season at NCAA Regional

Panthers conclude season at NCAA Regional

ELIOT CLOUGH, Sports Writer

November 12, 2018


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For the second consecutive meet in postseason competition, the UNI men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in Peoria, Ill, at the NCAA Midwest Regional. Leading the way for the Panther men was Drake Henrichs, a freshman from Urbandale, Iowa, finishing the 10-kilometer race in a time of 32:33...

UNI 3-0 at South Dakota Quad Duals

UNI 3-0 at South Dakota Quad Duals

ELIOT CLOUGH, Sports Writer

November 8, 2018


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The Panthers swimming and diving team victoriously returned to Cedar Falls after defeating the likes of the South Dakota Coyotes, South Dakota State Jackrabbits and the St. Cloud State Huskies on Nov. 2-3 in Sioux Falls, S.D. UNI rolled to victory over the Jackrabbits with a team score of 178-63, wh...

Redbirds snap Panthers’ MVC winning streak at 13

Redbirds snap Panthers’ MVC winning streak at 13

FRANK WALSH, Sports Writer

November 8, 2018


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The UNI volleyball team will not have an unbeaten conference record in 2018. After a strong 12-0 start to Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) play, the Panthers league winning streak came to an end against the Illinois State Redbirds by a match score of 20-25, 26-24, 14-25, 25-22 and 11-15 on Nov. 3 in No...

Women’s hoops beats Upper Iowa in exhibition

Women’s hoops beats Upper Iowa in exhibition

JOEL WAUTERS, Sports Editor

November 8, 2018


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Fans of the UNI women’s basketball team got their first chance to see the Panthers take the court as head coach Tanya Warren’s team faced off against the Upper Iowa Peacocks in an exhibition match up. Four Panthers scored double-digit points as UNI rolled to an 89-41 win over the Peacocks in their lone tun...

Playoff hopes alive as Panthers beat Redbirds

Playoff hopes alive as Panthers beat Redbirds

PATRICK HANSEN, Sports Writer

November 5, 2018


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The stands were packed for Family Weekend as the Panthers (5-4) hosted the Illinois State Redbirds (5-4). Fans rejoiced to see the Panther offense and defense work in perfect harmony as they walked over the Redbirds with a final score of 26-16. This was UNI’s first time hosting Illinois State since the ...

UNI men roll to consecutive exhibition wins

UNI men roll to consecutive exhibition wins

EMMETT LYNCH, Sports Writer

November 5, 2018


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The 2018-2019 UNI men’s basketball season is officially underway. The Panthers hosted two exhibition contests as they gear up for the regular season opener on Nov. 6. The first matchup came as UNI welcomed the Wartburg Knights to the McLeod Center. UNI dominated this matchup, defeating the Knights ...

Five Panthers crowned at Harold Nichols Open

FRANK WALSH, Sports Writer

November 5, 2018


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Hilton Coliseum was taken over by highly competitive wrestlers on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Harold Nichols Open in Ames on the Iowa State University campus. The UNI wrestling team came to compete, crowning five individual champions at the meet. Three of the Panther champions won the tournament in the fr...

Panthers wrap up fall season in Arkansas

Panthers wrap up fall season in Arkansas

PATRICK HANSEN, Sports Writer

November 1, 2018


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The UNI women’s golf team traveled down to the Little Rock Classic at the Diamante Country Club in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas, for the final meet of the fall season. As a team, the Panthers placed 12th out of the 16 teams that attended. In three rounds of scoring, UNI collectively scored 311, ...

UNI continues to roll through the Valley

UNI continues to roll through the Valley

JOEL WAUTERS, Sports Editor

November 1, 2018


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The UNI Panthers volleyball team put their undefeated record in Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) play to the test on Saturday, Oct. 27 as they hosted the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers at the McLeod Center. After taking down the Valparaiso Crusaders a night earlier in a five-set thriller, the Panthers looked to...

Khat and Cole lead UNI to fifth place at MVC meet

FRANK WALSH, Sports Writer

November 1, 2018


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The UNI cross country teams are determined to strive for greatness. The Panthers’ endurance was put to the test at the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) championship meet on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Peoria, IL. The Panthers were able to place fifth in both the men’s and women’s competitions. On the men’s ...

Evansville ends Panthers’ season on penalties

Evansville ends Panthers’ season on penalties

JERRIUS CAMPBELL, Sports Writer

November 1, 2018


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The UNI women’s soccer team kicked off the first round of the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) tournament against the Evansville Purple Aces on Sunday, Oct. 28 at the Cedar Valley Soccer Complex in Waterloo. UNI was defeated 3-2 by the Aces in a penalty shootout after playing two full halves and an ...

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