CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - The University of Northern Iowa football team finished its spring drills Saturday with its annual spring game in the UNI-Dome. The White squad scored a 14-4 victory over the Purple squad in the game.
The White squad consisted of the Panther offense, while the Purple squad was represented by the Panther defense. The Panther offense scored a pair of touchdowns, while the defensive squad tallied a two interceptions to score its points on the board.
Quarterback Caleb Walter completed the scoring with a one-yard sneak in the final minute of the game for the 14-4 final.
UNI will open the 2009 season Sept. 5 at Iowa. The Panthers' first home game of 2009 will occur Sept. 12 against South Dakota in the UNI-Dome.
WHITE 0 7 0 7 - 14
PURPLE 0 0 2 2 - 4
RUSHING: Rayon Simmons (14-66), Matt Strathman (10-49)
RECEIVING: Zach Gran (3-78), Marcus James (6-62), Jared Kuehner (4-45), Rayon Simmons (2-17), Matt Strathman (2-16), Will Eilert (2-10, TD) Luke Warren (2-8), Sam Eischen (1-14), Montari Leonard (1-13), Derek Williams (1-12), J.P. Helgens (1-9)
INTERCEPTIONS: Andre Martin II (2)