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UNI football 14th in Coaches' Poll

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The UNI Panther football team fell 4 spots to number 14 in the latest Coaches and STATS FCS polls. The drop came after the Panthers lost 31-7 in their season opener at Iowa State.

UNI showed signs of promise after starting quarterback Aaron Bailey led the offense on a long second half touchdown drive to give the Panthers an early 7-0 lead. Iowa State, however, scored 31 unanswered points over the final 3 quarters for the season opening win.

The Panthers will look to regroup when they host 7th ranked Eastern Washington in the UNI-Dome on Saturday.

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