Northern Iowa Defeats Iona 90-78 - Recap
Northern Iowa earned a 90-78 victory over Iona on Saturday, getting 20 points from Deon Mitchell at McLeod Center.
Northern Iowa was a favorite by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Nate Buss had 19 points for Northern Iowa and Chip Rank chipped in with 14 points. Deon Mitchell had 7 assists for them, while Seth Tuttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
Iona got a 19-point performance from Ryden Hines, who was supported by 18 points from Sean Armand. David Laury had 4 assists in a losing cause for Iona, while David Laury grabbed 8 rebounds.
Northern Iowa led at halftime, 49-47.
Northern Iowa had a 33-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.