Scores

Final

Northern Iowa 59

(14-1, 5-0 MVC)

Illinois State 44

(12-4, 3-2 MVC)

4:00 PM ET, January 9, 2010

Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois

1 2 T
UNI 32 2759
ILST 20 2444

Top Performers

Northern Iowa: A. Koch 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Illinois State: A. Rubin 13 Pts, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

N. Iowa 59, Illinois St. 44

Associated Press

NORMAL, Ill. -- Jordan Eglseder scored 16 points to lead Northern Iowa to a 59-44 victory over Illinois State Saturday.

Adam Koch had 15 points and Kwadzo Ahelegbe 13 for the Panthers (14-1, 5-0) in the Missouri Valley Conference game. Eglseder also had a team-high eight rebounds.

Alex Rubin had 13 points to lead the Redbirds (12-4, 3-2) while Dinma Odiakosa had 10 points and 14 rebounds. Osiris Eldridge also had 10 points for Illinois State.

Northern Iowa took the lead for good at 14-13 and, helped by a 9-0 run later in the first half, led 32-20 at intermission.

The Panthers held at least a nine-point lead throughout the second half and led by as many as 19.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNI
ILST
Points 59 44
FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 18-48 (.375)
3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 7-16 (.438)
FT Made-Attempted 13-16 (.813) 1-6 (.167)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 8 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 19 3

2009-10 Season

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