Northern Iowa vs Bradley

Bradley 78, N. Iowa 67


PEORIA, Ill. (AP) - Dyricus Simms-Edwards had 26 points and Taylor Brown scored 23 as Bradley snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 78-67 victory over Northern Iowa on Sunday.

Walt Lemon Jr. added 16 points for the Braves (6-13, 1-6 Missouri Valley), who overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to win for the first time since Dec. 15.

Johnny Moran and Chip Rank scored 15 points apiece for Northern Iowa (13-6, 3-4), while Jake Koch and Anthony James each had 11.

Bradley, trailing 44-28 early in the second half, went on a 20-3 run that was capped by Brown's dunk and put the Braves ahead 48-47 with 10:57 remaining. The game remained close until Simms-Edwards hit a 3-pointer with 2:17 left to break a 65-65 tie, and the Braves hit 10 of 12 free throws down the stretch to secure the victory.

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Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F294-63-353511
S. Tuttle, F192-30-03014
A. James, G365-190-162411
J. Moran, G354-113-471415
M. Sonnen, G341-52-42345
C. Rank265-71-171315
D. Mitchell111-23-53316
M. Morrison50-10-01000
A. Pehl50-00-00010
Totals 22-5412-1835132367
Bradley Braves
T. Brown, F336-1210-1182423
S. Shayok, F230-14-63104
J. Prosser, C151-51-14023
D. Simms-Edwards, G398-144-442326
W. Lemon, G376-143-544216
J. Eastman301-40-08222
A. Thompson182-30-02014
C. Woods30-00-00010
J. Crawford20-10-00000
Totals 24-5422-2733111578
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-130-517
N. Iowa16-231-414
Illinois St.11-722-1362
Indiana St.11-715-16190
Missouri St.5-1311-20247
So. Illinois4-1412-21278
Other games
GTOWN 69 Final
St John's 49
Indiana 63 Final
Ohio St 80
DUKE 73 Final
S Illinois 71 Final