UNI Panthers 2019 NCAA Preview

The NCAA championships are set to get underway this Thursday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (just threw that in there since Ross added it to his Iowa and Iowa State previews, everybody knows that Ross!). UNI is coming off a third place finish at the Big 12 Championships this season, crowning one champion in Drew Foster, one…

Panthers, Cyclones visit Tulsa for Big 12 Championship

Follow Nic on Twitter @Nic_Ryder Who: #19 UNI, #22 Iowa State What: The Big 12 Conference Tournament Where: Bok Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma When: Saturday and Sunday, March 9-10, 2019, full schedule below Watch: FloWrestling ($) Brackets: Link Once again (and until 2024) the Big 12 Conference will host it’s annual wrestling tournament at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. It will be…

Cael Happel Staying in State

One of the state of Iowa’s top wrestlers in the class of 2020 has verbally committed as Cael Happel announced on social media he would be jumping on board the Panther Train. The Lisbon prep recently captured his third straight state title in Des Moines, making him eligible to become a four-time state champion next…

Big 12 battle for second place when the Cyclones visit the Panthers in West Gym

Who: #12 Iowa State 10-2 (6-1 Big 12) vs #17 Northern Iowa 6-5 (6-1 Big 12) When: Thursday, February 21st at 7pm Where: Cedar Falls, IA | West Gym Watch: Flowrestling ($) Live Scoring/Stats: Trackwrestling (Dual Team Rankings from The Open Mat 2/20/19) When the Cyclones travel to West Gym they’ll not only be wrestling an in-state rival, but also…

Panthers Head to Utah for Big 12 Road Finale

Who: #17 UNI (5-5, 5-1) vs Utah Valley (9-11, 0-5) Where: Lockhart Arena | Orem, Utah When: 8 PM Friday, Saturday 9, 2019 Watch: WAC Digital Network Stats: TrackWrestling The University of Northern Iowa wraps up the away portion of their dual wrestling season this Saturday at Utah Valley in Orem, Utah. The Wolverines come limping…

Taylor Lujan Big 12 Wrestler of the Week

Release Courtesy of UNI Athletics CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – UNI wrestling’s Taylor Lujan earned his second Big 12 Wrestler of the Week honor by knocking off two-time All-American No. 5 Joe Smith of Oklahoma State. Lujan trailed the match early but tied it up 3-3 with a second-period escape to prevent riding time. Smith took a second lead in…