Southern Illinois vs Northern Iowa

N. Iowa 58, S. Illinois 45


CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Marc Sonnen had 15 points on five made 3-pointers and Northern Iowa shot 48.8 percent from the field in a 58-45 victory over Missouri Valley foe Southern Illinois on Wednesday night.

UNI (11-9, 4-4 Missouri Valley) took a 28-22 halftime lead and led by as many as 20 in the second half.

Desmar Jackson gave Southern Illinois a 5-3 lead with a lay-up just over 2 minutes into the first half but the Panthers answered with a 10-0 capped off by a Sonnen 3-pointer to give UNI a 13-5 lead with 13:32 to play. The Panthers never trailed again.

Anthony James had 14 points, five rebounds and four assists for UNI, which has won three of its last four contests. Seth Tuttle scored nine points and grabbed 10 rebounds.

For Southern Illinois (8-11, 1-7), Dantiel Daniels had 11 points and Jackson finished his night with nine points and five rebounds.

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Southern Illinois Salukis
D. Daniels, F225-71-210311
D. Jackson, G304-100-05129
K. Brown-Surles, G291-50-02213
A. Beane, Jr., G273-90-02026
J. Early, G271-51-22223
J. Swan272-31-41135
T. Lindsay151-20-01002
J. Pendleton101-30-03002
D. Drinkard71-10-02012
C. Long61-10-00012
Totals 20-463-82261545
Northern Iowa Panthers
J. Koch, F323-41-27207
S. Tuttle, F273-93-510219
A. James, G355-84-554114
M. Sonnen, G345-90-031115
D. Mitchell, G211-42-30334
M. Bohannon233-40-03029
C. Rank140-10-11010
N. Buss60-10-00010
M. Martino60-10-00000
A. Pehl10-00-00000
M. Singleton10-00-00000
Totals 20-4110-1629121058
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
PSU 49 Final
IND 72
BUTL 53 Final
LAS 54
DUKE 63 Final
FLA 64 Final
UGA 47
CSU 61 Final
CREI 69 Final
WICH 62 Final
MINN 48 Final
NW 55
WSU 61 Final
ORE 68