Scores

Final

Northern Iowa 51

(14-9, 4-7 MVC)

Missouri State 63

(13-10, 6-5 MVC)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    5:00 PM ET, January 28, 2012

    JQH Arena, Springfield, Missouri

    1 2 T
    UNI 24 2751
    MOSU 34 2963

    Top Performers

    Northern Iowa: M. Morrison 8 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Missouri State: K. Weems 20 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Stl

    Missouri St. 63, N. Iowa 51

    Associated Press

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Kyle Weems had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Missouri State past Northern Iowa 63-51 on Saturday.

    Anthony Downing scored 16 points and Jarmar Gulley matched Weems with 10 rebounds for the Bears (13-10, 6-5 Missouri Valley). Michael Bizoukas had seven assists for Missouri State.

    Seth Tuttle had nine points to lead Northern Iowa (14-9, 4-7), which has dropped five of its last six games. The Panthers led 9-3 before Missouri State used a 20-4 run to take control of the game.

    The Bears led 34-24 at halftime -- with Weems scoring 18 of his points before the break -- and enjoyed their biggest margin at 57-39 with 4:52 to play.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNI
    MOSU
    Points 51 63
    FG Made-Attempted 20-53 (.377) 23-55 (.418)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 7-16 (.438)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-11 (.545) 10-12 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 18

    2011-12 Season

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