Toledo vs Northern Iowa

N. Iowa 84, Toledo 81

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CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Deon Mitchell and Seth Tuttle scored a combined 48 points and Northern Iowa held off Toledo 84-81 in overtime Wednesday night.

Mitchell was 8 of 11 from the field with 27 points. Tuttle was 6 of 9 from the field, with 21 points. He also had a team-high 10 rebounds. Marc Sonnen added 11 points for the Panthers (2-0).

Northern Iowa had a 41-38 lead at halftime, but Toledo was not done.

Julius Brown led Toledo with 23 points. Dominique Buckley was 7 of 11 from the field and had 19 points. Rian Pearson added 18 points and led with six rebounds for the Rockets (1-3).

At the end of regulation, the score was tied at 70. Northern Iowa scored 14 points in overtime.

The game was the first-ever meeting between Northern Iowa and Toledo in basketball.

Toledo is a favorite to win the Mid-American Conference's West Division.

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Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F231-32-23054
N. Boothe, C214-81-24059
D. Buckley, G387-110-042419
J. Brown, G3710-201-142223
R. Pearson, G377-173-362218
R. Holliday292-102-45327
J. Lemons120-00-00020
R. Wonnell120-01-22001
J. Ewing90-00-00040
A. Mathew70-00-01110
Totals 31-6910-1435102781
 44.9%71.4% 
Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F353-74-582411
S. Tuttle, F356-99-12101021
M. Sonnen, G433-102-221211
D. Mitchell, G408-1111-1425127
M. Bohannon, G351-84-45037
C. Rank141-20-01113
M. Morrison100-10-02100
M. Singleton80-12-22012
N. Buss51-40-02002
Totals 23-5332-3939111284
 43.4%82.1% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron5-015-348
Ohio3-211-5141
Buffalo2-38-10160
Kent St.1-49-9250
Miami (Ohio)1-48-10283
Bowling Green1-47-11261
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan4-112-6116
N. Illinois4-112-6201
Ball St.3-212-6242
Toledo3-210-8140
W. Michigan2-36-11228
C. Michigan1-411-7149

Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Illinois St.6-014-443
Wichita St.6-116-483
So. Illinois4-211-8152
Loyola-Chi.3-313-6136
Missouri St.3-312-7167
Bradley3-38-11198
Drake3-35-13323
Indiana St.1-57-11187
N. Iowa1-56-11204
Evansville1-610-10202
 
Other games
WISC 56 Final
FLA 74
UAB 60 Final
CREI 77