Cedar Falls, Iowa — UNI and Drake renew their Missouri Valley Conference rivalry Saturday afternoon in the McLeod Center.
Both teams are looking to bounce back from Wednesday night losses. The Panthers fell in overtime at Valparaiso Wednesday night and were without leading scorer AJ Green due to COVID protocols. Drake lost at home to Bradley. The Bulldogs are 4-2 in the Missouri Valley.
Panther coach Ben Jacobson. With Green out sophomore Noah Carter poured in 33 points at Valpo.
Drake’s emergence under Darian DeVries has elevated the rivalry.
DeVries says the games with UNI always have added interest.
DeVries says the Panther’s balance is a concern.
DeVries expects an electric atmosphere in the McLeod Center.