College and University

The role of sports

Editor’s note: Nancy Justis, a former competitive swimmer, is a partner with Justis Creative Communications.

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Eagles roll over Marshalltown

Kirkwood held Marshalltown to 26.3-percent shooting Saturday and rolled to an ICCAC victory, 80-45, at Johnson Hall in Cedar Rapids.

Fourteen ... »

UNI breaks back into rankings in both polls

CEDAR FALLS — In the long run, a midseason poll doesn’t carry a ton of weight in terms of postseason or quality of play. It&#x ... »

Johnson, UNI seniors leave indelible mark

NORMAL, Ill. — Years from now will probably be able to tell the full story on what the group of Northern Iowa football seniors meant ... »

UNI defense uncharacteristic in season-ending loss

NORMAL, Ill. — This wasn’t the Northern Iowa defense everyone had gotten used to seeing.

From the first snap, Illinois S ... »

UNI ready for Round 2 against Illinois State

CEDAR FALLS — Since the clock hit 0:00 last Saturday against Stephen F. Austin, Northern Iowa football coach Mark Farley has, essenti ... »

UNI, Illinois State represent part of MVFC record

CEDAR FALLS — You don’t have to look far to find the best conference in FCS this season.

An argument could be made it&#x ... »

Career closing for Farniok

AMES — Tom Farniok wasn’t feeling the greatest as he stepped through the tunnel last Saturday.

He was about to play his ... »

Making the Grade: UNI men's basketball (Nov. 23-Nov. 30)


For a team off to one of the best starts in program history – tied for the best, actually, at 7-0 – the Northern Iowa men's b ... »

Notebook: UNI forward Tuttle named MVC Player of the Week

CEDAR FALLS — The Northern Iowa men’s basketball team is off to its best start since 1963-64 at 7-0, and a heap of the credit ... »

UNI’s Carnes couldn’t care less about stats — just winning

CEDAR FALLS — Lost in an otherwise dominant game for the Northern Iowa football team on Saturday night against Stephen F. Austin was ... »

Defense continues to shine for UNI men

CEDAR FALLS — Northern Iowa men’s basketball coach Ben Jacobson is beginning to sound like a broken record.

Once again S ... »

Johnson carries UNI into FCS second round

CEDAR FALLS — The last time David Johnson saw action in an FCS playoff game, he carried just four times for 68 yards, and his team lo ... »

Mixture of satisfaction, relief for UNI to be back in playoffs

CEDAR FALLS — By Northern Iowa football standards, two seasons is an eternity.

The last two football seasons have been forgetta ... »

UNI enters the unknown with FCS playoff matchup

CEDAR FALLS — It didn’t take long for Northern Iowa football coach Mark Farley to get to work on Sunday after it was made offi ... »

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