Washpun named MVC Player of the Week & other bullets


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  • UNI senior point guard Wes Washpun was honored by the Missouri Valley Conference today as the Player of the Week. Washpun scored a career-high 28 points to go with 11 assists in a 81-79 win over #2/5 Iowa State on Saturday at the Big 4 Classic in Des Moines — CLICK HERE for the release. Washpun was also named the ‘High Major Player of the Week’ by College Sports Madness after his performance versus the Cyclones.
  • The UNI women’s basketball team defeated the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes on Sunday, 75-59. CLICK HERE to read the game recap from UNI Athletics. The UNI women will wrap up their non-conference portion of their schedule tomorrow night at 6 against Creighton in Omaha — CLICK HERE for tomorrow night’s game notes vs. the BlueJays.
courtesy UNI Sports Information

courtesy UNI Sports Information

  • The UNI men’s basketball team returns to action on Wednesday at midnight when they take on Hawaii in the first round of the Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu. CLICK HERE for game notes of the Panthers-Rainbow Warriors matchup.