CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - The University of Northern Iowa women's basketball team will open their 2012-13 Missouri Valley Conference schedule on the road at Illinois State on Jan.4 and at Indiana State on Jan. 6.
UNI will face-off against Missouri State in the McLeod Center on January 10th for their first home game during MVC play. The Panthers will follow up the competition against the Bears with a Jan. 12 showdown against Wichita State at home as well.
UNI will then head to the road for a three-game road trip against Bradley, Creighton and Drake. The Panthers will play Bradley on Jan. 18 followed by Creighton on Jan. 25 and Drake on Jan. 27.
UNI will return home for a quick two-game home-stand against Southern Illinois on Jan. 31 and Evansville on Feb. 2. The Panthers will then head to Wichita, Kan. for a match against Wichita State on Feb. 8 followed by a Feb. 10 game at Missouri State.
UNI will get to spend some time in the McLeod Center Feb.17-23 when they take on a trio of MVC competitors. The Panthers will take on Bradley on Feb. 17, Creighton on Feb. 21 and Drake on Feb. 23.
The Panthers will open up the month of March with a road trip to Evansville on March 1 followed by a game in Carbondale, Ill. to face-off against Southern Illinois on March 3.
UNI will close out the regular season at home with a pair of games. Indiana State comes to the McLeod Center on March 7 followed by Illinois State on March 9.
To purchase season tickets, call the UNI ticket office at 319-273-4849 or visit www.UNIPanthers.com.