CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The UNI men’s basketball team will spend 10 days in Italy, leaving today and returning on August 11th. The Panthers will play three games while abroad, playing in three separate cities.
The team will arrive in Amsterdam, Netherlands tomorrow before traveling to Verona, Italy for their first game on Saturday August 3. The team will then travel to Vinenza, Italy for their second game on Sunday, August 4.
After a day in Florence the team will depart for Rome on Wednesday, August 7 and play in their third and final game of the trip. Following the three games the team will enjoy three days in Rome before returning to the United States.
The Panthers roster now includes three former Dubuque County high school players: Redshirt seniors Spencer Haldeman and Luke McDonnell along with incoming freshman Noah Carter.