L.J. Fort promoted to Steelers 53-man roster & other bullets

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  • Former UNI All-American linebacker linebacker L.J. Fort was elevated to the Pittsburgh Steelers 53-man roster late yesterday. Fort had been on the Steelers practice squad throughout this season, but an injury to fullback Roosevelt Nix cleared a path for Fort to the 53-man roster. CLICK HERE for the release.
  • The (5-6) UNI women’s basketball team will open up Missouri Valley Conference play this Friday at 7 p.m. against the (1-9) Evansville Purple Aces. Coverage begins on News/Talk 1540 KXEL at 6:45 Friday night. CLICK HERE for the game notes.
courtesy UNI Sports Information

courtesy UNI Sports Information

  • ICYMI: The (8-5) UNI men’s basketball team is set to open their Missouri Valley Conference season tomorrow night against the (2-11) Bradley Braves. Coverage begins on News/Talk 1540 KXEL at 6 tomorrow night with the HomeofthePanthers.com pregame show. Coverage goes courtside at 6:30. Tip off is set for just after 7. CLICK HERE for tomorrow night’s game notes.
courtesy UNI Sports Information

courtesy UNI Sports Information

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