SEATTLE, Washington -The University of Northern Iowa Panthers beat the Wyoming Cowboys, 71-54, in their NCAA tournament opener.
The Panthers dominated throughout against Wyoming. The Panthers led the Cowboys 35-24 at the half.
UNI is a 5 seed, highest in school history, Wyoming a 12. The game was in Seattle.
UNI is 31-3 on the season. The Panthers face the 4 seed, Louisville, Sunday.