UNI traveled to Ames for the first game of the season.
Northern Iowa head coach Mark Farley directs his team against Iowa State during the first half Saturday in Ames.
Iowa State defensive back Anthony Johnson, right, blocks a pass attempt by Northern Iowa quarterback Will McElvain during the first half Saturday in Ames.
Northern Iowa defensive back Xavior Williams, left, takes down Iowa State wide receiver Deshaunte Jones, right, during the first half Saturday.
Northern Iowa offensive lineman Jackson Scott-Brown, center, blocks Iowa State defensive end Eyioma Uwazurike as Panther quarterback Will McElvain sends a pass downfield Aug. 31 in Ames.
Iowa State receiver Deshaunte Jones(8) is brought down by Northern Iowa's Trevon Alexander (36), Christian Jegen (21) and Spencer Perry (8) during the first half of Saturday's game in Ames.
Iowa State running back Breece Hall, right, is tackled by Northern Iowa defensive back Christian Jegen during the first half Saturday.
Iowa State running back Sheldon Croney, right, dives over the goal line to score the winning touchdown in the third overtime of Saturday's game against Northern Iowa in Ames.
Northern Iowa defensive back Xavior Williams hangs his head as officials review an Iowa State touchdown during the third overtime Saturday.
Iowa State defensive coordinator Jon Heacock, left, shakes hands with Northern Iowa head coach Mark Farley, right, after Iowa State won 29-26 in triple overtime of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, in Ames. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)
Northern Iowa defensive back Xavior Williams, right, celebrates his touchdown from a fumble recovery with Spencer Perry during UNI's game with Iowa State last season.
UNI placekicker Matthew Cook (97) watches as his field goal splits the uprights during the first overtime Aug. 31 at Iowa State. Cook finished his debut 4-for-4 with a 50-yarder.
Sheldon Croney scored on a 1-yard run in the third overtime as No. 21 Iowa State survived an upset bid by Northern Iowa Saturday, 29-26.
Iowa State sophomore linebacker and Cedar Rapids native O’Rien Vance made a big contribution Saturday in his first start for the Cyclones.
UNI says it will grow and be better from game with Iowa State
Panther head coach Mark Farley said Tuesday he didn’t have a complete report on the extent of Moore’s injury.
The UNI football team knows it's time to leave last weekend's near upset of Iowa State behind.
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