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Missouri State 58

(9-3, 1-0 MVC)

Northern Iowa 57

(9-4, 0-1 MVC)

    8:05 PM ET, December 29, 2010

    McLeod Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa

    1 2 T
    MOSU 22 3658
    UNI 28 2957

    Top Performers

    Missouri St: J. Mallett 14 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Northern Iowa: K. Ahelegbe 25 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Missouri St. 58, N. Iowa 57

    Associated Press

    CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Kyle Weems scored 12 points, including a 3-pointer at the buzzer, to lift Missouri State to a 58-57 victory over Northern Iowa on Wednesday night.

    Jermaine Mallett led the Bears (9-3, 1-0 Missouri Valley) with 14 points and Adam Leonard had 11.

    Kwadzo Ahelegbe scored 25 points to lead the Panthers (9-4, 0-1), who had won 21 straight at home and four in a row against Missouri State. Johnny Moran added 15 points.

    After Northern Iowa took a six-point lead with 3:38 remaining, Missouri State rallied to tied it at 52 on Adam Leonard's 3-pointer with 1:41 to play.

    Ahelegbe followed with two free throws, but Will Creekmore gave the Bears a one-point advantage when he converted a three-point play with 27 seconds left.

    Johnny Morgan then hit a 3 for the Panthers with 12 seconds remaining before Weems won it.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MOSU
    UNI
    Points 58 57
    FG Made-Attempted 22-57 (.386) 18-44 (.409)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-22 (.318) 4-14 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 6

    2010-11 Season

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