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WRST: Panthers Release Schedule

Updated: Wednesday, August 13 2014, 05:58 PM CDT
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The Panthers will wrestle five top 25 teams in the 2014-15 season and host No. 8 Virginia Tech.

UNI will open January with a long stretch at home and host Virginia Tech before hitting the road for most of the latter part of its season.

The Panthers open their home season Nov. 29 and host the UNI Open Dec. 13. Their conference competition starts at home Jan. 4 with Eastern Michigan, and UNI will wrap up its January home stretch with Virginia Tech.

UNI’s 1974-75 national championship wrestling team will be inducted into the UNI Athletics Hall of Fame Jan. 4.

Top 25 teams they will wrestle (place at last year’s national tournament):
•    Cornell (7)
•    Virginia Tech (8)
•    Iowa State (12)
•    Missouri (14)
•    Old Dominion (23)

SCHEDULE:
•    Nov. 15     @Cobber Open                               9 a.m.              Moorhead, Minnesota
•    Nov. 23    @Purdue/Indiana Tech                  TBA
•    Nov. 29    Iowa Central CC                             7 p.m.                West Gym
•    Dec. 5-6  Cliff Keen Invite                                                          Las Vegas, Nevada
•    Dec. 13   UNI Open                                          9 a.m.                UNI-Dome
•    Dec. 21  @ Grapple in the Garden vs. Cornell, Drexel, George Mason - New York City
•    Jan. 4     Eastern Michigan*                         2 p.m.                 West Gym
•    Jan. 9     Northern Illinois*                            7 p.m.                 West Gym
•    Jan. 10   Buffalo*                                            2 p.m.                 West Gym
•    Jan. 16   Virginia Tech                                   7 p.m.                 West Gym
•    Jan. 25   @Central Michigan*                       1 p.m. CT           Mount Pleasant, Michigan         
•    Jan. 30   @Missouri*                                      7 p.m.                 Columbia, Missouri
•    Feb. 6     @Ohio*                                             6 p.m. CT           Athens, Ohio   
•    Feb. 8     @Kent State*                                   noon CT             Kent, Ohio
•    Feb. 15   @Iowa State                                    2 p.m.                 Ames, Iowa
•    Feb. 20    Old Dominion*                               7 p.m.                  West Gym
•    March 7-8            MAC Tournament                                           Columbia, Missouri
•    March 19-21       Division I NCAA National Tournament       St. Louis, Missouri

WRST: Panthers Release Schedule


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