Iowa and Iowa State Women’s Basketball Ranked in the Top 12
The Associated Press released its women’s basketball preseason poll today, ranking the University of Iowa No. 9 and Iowa State University No. 12 in the country.
These Behemoths Once Prowled and Feasted Across Iowa (Very Slowly)
Nope, not cows, pigs, horses, chickens, goats or any other farm animal. This creature is known as Megalonyx jeffersonii, named after its giant claw and it's first scientific explanation that came from Thomas Jefferson.
Ranking UNI Basketball 111th in the Country is a Joke
Matt Norlander of CBS Sports recently put together a series of articles ranking each and every NCAA DI basketball team in the country. All 358 of them. He put the Panthers as the 111th best team in the country.
25 Things Exclusive to Iowans and Their State
Those of us with Iowa roots know that the place we come from and the collection of people we're a part of is unique. I mean, with all this corn, you've got to be a little different, right?
Spirits may Guide You Through this Functioning Mental Health Institute in Iowa
The original name for the establishment was "Hospital for the Insane," or "Insane Asylum." It's still a functional hospital today.
Terror in Our Own Backyard: Four Monsters in Iowa
Everyone knows about the classic monsters. Big Foot, Chupacabra, Jersey Devil, Loch Ness Monster, Yeti, etc. But what about the lesser-knowns? Maybe the ones that could be in our very own backyard.
When Martin Luther King Jr. Visited the University of Northern Iowa
What few UNI alumni know -- and fewer residents of the state of Iowa know -- is that MLK visited Cedar Falls and spoke in the university's Lang Hall just five years prior to winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
16 UNI vs. 21 South Dakota Football Preview
Though the Coyotes are generally a top 25 team in the country and have plenty of talent of their own, UNI has had their number over the last few contests, taking the last three and nine of the last 11.
UNI Football and Ball Boy Mac Gray, an Inspiring Partnership
Mac Gray has been UNI Football's ball boy since January of 2021. He's taken the opportunity, become a part of the team, and has plans to do something bigger.
Pre-Historic Fossils Found in Iowa
Though finding fossils isn't something that happens regular basis for most Iowans, there have been a few, rather gargantuan finds here in the Hawkeye State.