Northern Colorado vs Northern Iowa

N. Iowa 76, N. Colorado 59


CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Jake Koch scored 17 points, Seth Tuttle added 14 and Northern Iowa never trailed Wednesday in a 76-59 victory over Northern Colorado.

Koch added seven rebounds and was 6 of 8 from the field. Marc Sonnen chipped in 12 points for the Panthers (5-3), who improved to 5-0 at home. Nate Buss, who scored a career-high 17 points against Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Saturday, had just five in this one.

Tevin Svihovec had 16 points and Paul Garnica scored 15 off the bench for the Bears (1-5), who lost their fifth straight.

A 16-0 first-half run put Northern Iowa ahead 27-6 halfway through the period. Buss made a 3-pointer before Nate Bohannon hit two from long range, and Koch capped the run with a three-point play. The Panthers led 40-29 at halftime and increased that advantage to as many as 25 in the second half. UNI shot 52 percent from the field.

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Northern Colorado Bears
E. Addo, F280-30-05110
T. Huskisson, F220-50-02150
C. Osborne, C244-80-04038
T. Svihovec, G325-96-742116
T. Unruh, G315-130-030014
P. Garnica275-74-411315
D. Barden211-30-04022
J. Davis Jr.81-40-00112
B. Keane71-10-00002
Totals 22-5310-112561659
Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F236-84-472217
S. Tuttle, F225-63-654014
M. Bohannon, G263-70-05318
A. James, G263-100-00626
M. Sonnen, G264-70-041112
M. Martino202-30-06036
C. Rank170-30-03100
N. Buss151-22-21035
D. Mitchell133-41-11308
M. Morrison60-10-00100
A. Pehl30-00-00000
M. Singleton30-10-00010
Totals 27-5210-1335211376
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
North Dakota14-422-10144
E. Wash.13-522-12148
Weber St.12-620-14185
Montana St.11-716-16254
Sac. State9-913-18293
Portland St.7-1115-16268
N. Colo.7-1111-18287
N. Arizona6-129-23335
Idaho St.3-156-26340
So. Utah3-156-27341

Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Other games
FLA 72 Final
FSU 47
UAPB 44 Final
USF 49 Final
USC 67 Final
GONZ 71 Final
WSU 69