The UNI Panthers (12-0 MVC) are slated for a big week of Missouri Valley Conference play, taking on the league’s #2 and #3 teams in Illinois State and Bradley.
UNI holds a one game lead over Valparaiso and Illinois State after the third week of Missouri Valley league play. The Panthers are in action Monday night against Evansville.
The Panthers travel to Champaign, Illinois, to face three tough challengers including a pair of ranked teams in Illinois and Creighton.
Northern Iowa head coach Bobbi Petersen joined us on the VolleyMob Pod as we discuss everything going on in the NCAA women’s game this weekend.
Piper Thomas earned a spot on the MVC Preseason All-Conference Team as her Northern Iowa Panthers are the league’s predicted favorite.
The Univeristy of Northern Iowa 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame class includes Terry Allen (Football), Alex Cook Oakland (Women’s Basketball), Kim McCaffrey Davis (Volleyball), Randy Omvig (Wrestling), Adam Koch, Gary Kelley and the 1999 UNI volleyball team.
After posting a 27-9 2017 season, Northern Iowa has extended head coach Bobbi Petersen’s contract through December 31, 2024.
In the NCAA era, Northern Iowa has never had a losing season in women’s volleyball.
#19 Northern Iowa make quick work of Drake to take sole possession of 2nd place in the Missouri Valley Conference.