Northern Iowa defeated
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Niels Bunschoten had 20 points and made 6 of 10 from the field and Indiana State never trailed on its way to a 69-59 win over Northern Iowa on Wednesday night.
Brenton Scott added 14 points and Everett Clemons scored 12 and grabbed 13 rebounds for the Sycamores (11-18, 5-12 Missouri Valley Conference) who led 69-59 at the break and kept the lead in double digits for most of the second half.
Bennett Koch had 16 points for the Panthers (14-14, 9-8), Jeremy Morgan added 14 and Jordan Ashton 13.
Indiana State made 11 of 18 from 3-point range and finished 25 for 49 from the field. This was a badly needed win for them.
Northern Iowa made just 8 of 26 from 3-point range.