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Wichita State vs Northern Iowa

Wichita St. 71, N. Iowa 68


CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Toure' Murry scored 24 points, including a layup with 1:21 to play that gave Wichita State the lead for good, in a back-and-forth 71-68 victory Wednesday over Northern Iowa.

Murry added a jumper with 12 seconds left for the final margin. Northern Iowa's Marc Sonnen's game-tying 3-point attempt in the closing seconds was off the mark.

Garrett Stutz added 17 points and Joe Ragland 13 for the Shockers (16-3, 7-1 Missouri Valley).

Anthony James led the Panthers (13-7, 3-5) with 16 points, and Seth Tuttle had 15.

Northern Iowa led by as many as eight in the second half and by five, 64-59, after a Jake Koch jumper with 4:20 to play. But a Murry jumper, a Carl Hall layup and two Murry free throws put the Shockers up 65-64. Deon Mitchell's two free throws gave UNI the lead back before Murry's layup, and Ragland added two big free throws.

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Wichita State (16-3) «323971
Northern Iowa (13-7)303868
Wichita State Shockers
C. Hall, F305-101-210211
G. Stutz, C306-105-692317
T. Murry, G358-106-620324
J. Ragland, G293-64-411413
D. Williams, G180-12-23242
D. Kyles251-50-06232
B. Smith230-51-22001
T. Cotton80-11-20111
E. Orukpe20-00-01000
Totals 23-4820-242982071
Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F344-100-045110
S. Tuttle, F276-63-320215
M. Sonnen, G324-103-432213
A. James, G316-143-453116
J. Moran, G231-30-03122
D. Mitchell161-43-53035
M. Morrison123-30-01027
C. Rank110-10-02020
A. Pehl80-00-02120
M. Martino60-10-02000
Totals 25-5212-1629121768
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Wichita St.18-035-1
Indiana St.12-623-11
N. Iowa10-816-15
Missouri St.9-920-13
Illinois St.9-918-16
So. Illinois9-914-19
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