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The UNI Panthers battled, but in the end seventh ranked Minnesota proved to be too much as UNI bowed out in the second round of the NCAA tournament with a 3-1 loss.

After dropping the first set, UNI battled back with a 25-20 win to even the match at one apiece. Minnesota, however, finished with wins of 25-19 and 25-17 to advance to their fourth straight Sweet Sixteen.

Bri Weber led UNI with 16 kills, while Karlie Taylor added another 15 in the match. UNI finished the year 27-9.

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