Northern Iowa Uses Strong Defense To Take Down Omaha In Four
Northern Iowa came out strong against Omaha to take the match in four sets. Defense was primal in the match between Northern Iowa and Omaha, as the Panthers led 83-79 in digs while the Mavericks led 10-8 in blocks.
Northern Iowa (RV) Upsets #23 Iowa State in 5-Set Thriller on Road
The visiting Northern Iowa Panthers defeated cross-state rival Iowa State before a crowd of 2,968 at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa.
Northern Iowa’s Stingy Defense Out-Digs Rutgers 46-28 in 3-0 Sweep
(RV) Northern Iowa swept Rutgers behind a stifling defense that held Rutgers to a .073 hitting percentage.
Northern Iowa (RV) Sweeps Huskies in Home Opener at McCleod Center
1,971 fans turned out at the McCleod Center in Cedar Falls, Iowa to watch Heather Hook and the Panthers defeat Northern Illinois in straight sets.
Creighton Sweeps Northern Iowa for Bluejay Invitational Title
Nine aces and a trio of double-digit kill efforts lifted No. 6 Creighton (AVCA 7) to a sweep of Northern Iowa and the Bluejay Invitational title via tiebreaker.
UNI Starts Year With 4-0 Record With Upset Over #18 USC
UNI shocked the volleyball world by taking down #18 ranked USC in four sets after the Trojans just made their way into the top-25.
Hook Dishes Out 64 Assists in Northern Iowa’s Upset of #18 Missouri
Northern Iowa was able to come away with an upset over #18 Missouri with a run to end the fifth set.