Evansville vs Northern Iowa

Evansville 76, N. Iowa 65


CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Colt Ryan had 29 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead Evansville to a 76-65 victory over Northern Iowa Sunday night.

Ryan made all 14 of his free-throw tries for the Purple Aces (7-5, 2-0 Missouri Valley), who trailed 22-8 early but bounced back and now have won three in a row. He also made three 3-pointers.

Denver Holmes had 16 points and Kenny Harris scored 11 as Evansville won at Northern Iowa for the first time in 10 seasons. The Aces were 24 for 26 from the free-throw line - and Ryan and Holmes were 14 for 14 in the last 1:02. Holmes made all six of his attempts in the game in that stretch.

Seth Tuttle had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Panthers (10-4, 0-2), who have lost three in a row. Marc Sonnen and Deon Mitchell scored 14 points apiece for UNI.

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Evansville Aces
R. Sawvell, F262-31-16055
C. Ryan, G406-1514-1475129
D. Holmes, G364-96-623116
K. Harris, G355-100-072211
T. Taylor, G80-10-02140
N. Cox253-61-21147
J. Nelson120-10-00000
L. Jones103-31-13047
R. Cesnulevicius40-00-01000
J. Moore40-01-21021
Totals 23-4824-2632122376
Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F320-26-910626
S. Tuttle, F266-113-8102016
J. Moran, G352-80-14116
M. Sonnen, G274-103-311514
A. James, G242-80-03154
D. Mitchell246-110-001114
M. Morrison152-40-00154
C. Rank110-00-01010
A. Pehl60-01-21021
T. Lange00-00-00000
M. Martino00-00-01010
Totals 22-5413-2333132365
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Missouri St.0-09-3127
N. Iowa0-08-325
So. Illinois0-06-4239
Illinois St.0-05-664
Indiana St.0-05-6213
Other games
NOVA 77 Final
MU 81
Monmth 65 Final
NC 102
Minn 56 Final
Michigan 61
Syracuse 87 Final
DEP 68
Penn 55 Final
Cincinnati 66 Final