College and University

UNI frustrated, searching for a fix after SDSU loss

CEDAR FALLS — Mark Farley asked for some time.

Time to compose his complete thoughts on what the No. 20 Northern Iowa football team was going to do going forward after falling to No. 18 South Dakota State, 31-28, at the UNI-Do [...]

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Panther football keeping it in the family

CEDAR FALLS — Sons following their fathers to college or university for sports is a tradition that’s spanned decades.

For a host of reasons, it’s a common desire, and one that’s happened in every part of th [...]

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UNI rolling with 2-QB system

CEDAR FALLS — Mark Farley had to shake things up a bit.

That was, essentially, the answer when the Northern Iowa head coach was asked about the decision to run a two-quarterback offense in Saturday’s 27-16 win on the roa [...]

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Panthers hope it’s no repeat against Coyotes

CEDAR FALLS — Nearly a year ago, headed into the game against South Dakota, the Northern Iowa football team was reeling from a one-point loss to No. 1 North Dakota State and an overtime loss to Southern Illinois at home.

The Co [...]

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Five reasons to believe in the Hawkeyes, five reasons not to

 

IOWA CITY — Whatever happens, and it will, these Iowa Hawkeyes are in it. You've seen some good things, you've seen some bad. The bottom line is it's October and the Jell-O that is the 2014 Hawkeyes has yet to settle into whatever [...]

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Panthers searching for steady ground

CEDAR FALLS — When you play in the Missouri Valley Football Conference, a short memory is a requirement.

Coach Mark Farley and his No. 21 Panthers can’t dwell on Saturday’s 20-19 loss to No. 20 Indiana State for l [...]

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Iowa State players praise comments of AD Pollard

STILLWATER, Okla. — As Iowa State Athletics Director Jamie Pollard awaits word from the Big 12 offices of any forthcoming penalty, apology or both in response to his postgame criticism of league officials after the Cyclones’ 37-20 lo [...]

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ISU’s Pollard has had enough

STILLWATER, Okla. — After a series of events all too reminiscent of past Iowa State struggles, even the head Cyclone decided enough was enough and it was time to get vocal about it.

Iowa State Athletics Director Jamie Pollard w [...]

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Backs need some running room

STILLWATER, Okla. — One of the mysteries surrounding Iowa State’s much-maligned rushing attack has been the ineffectiveness of senior Aaron Wimberly.

After posting Iowa State’s first back-to-back 100-yard rushing [...]

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Northern Iowa begins MVFC play at Indiana State

CEDAR FALLS — Throughout the early stages of the college football season, Northern Iowa Coach Mark Farley and the Panther players have talked about getting to conference play.

Because after two years of subpar — by their [...]

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UNI men seek a return to defensive form

CEDAR FALLS — The 2014-15 Northern Iowa men’s basketball team looks a lot like the 2013-14 version.

Just three players — Chip Rank, Matt Morrison and Nate Buchheit — were lost to graduation, and represented [...]

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UNI football not complacent, ready for MVFC

CEDAR FALLS — Through the first four weeks, it’s hard to tell exactly what kind of team is the Northern Iowa football team.

The first two weeks were self-sabotaged losses, and the second two have been non-competitive blo [...]

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Panthers get ‘total domination’ of Golden Eagles

CEDAR FALLS — Nevermind that the No. 10 Northern Iowa football team’s offense wasn’t sterling from start to finish on Saturday against Tennessee Tech.

Nevermind the seven penalties that stalled a few drives.

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Role reversal for Coe

CEDAR RAPIDS – This was a reverse.

Not in the fool-the-defense, have-your-receiver-run-for-a-touchdown reverse way. For the Coe Kohawks, Saturday was the exact opposite of the way their first two football gam [...]

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Coe to induct 4 into athletics hall of fame

CEDAR RAPIDS — Coe College announced Friday it will induct four people into its athletics hall of fame during homecoming weekend Sept. 18-21.

The 2014 HOF class is Lorri Eberhard Zeller, Brent Thurness and Marika Pewe. Zeller (class o [...]

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