Bradley 68, Northern Iowa 60 (OT)

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Patrick O'Bryant scored 17 points and
grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Bradley to a 68-60 overtime victory
over Northern Iowa on Wednesday night in the Missouri Valley
Conference opener for both teams.

Lawrence Wright had 14 points and also had 11 rebounds for
Bradley (7-2, 1-0), and Marcellus Sommerville added 13 points.

In the overtime, Daniel Ruffin led the way, scoring nine of
Bradley's 16 points. He finished with 11 points and led both teams
with six assists.

Ben Jacobson scored 23 points to lead Northern Iowa (10-2, 0-1).
Eric Coleman scored 12 points for the Panthers and Grant Stout
added 10 points.