Recap - Northern Iowa Defeats George Mason 82-77
|Recap - Northern Iowa Defeats George Mason 82-77|
Northern Iowa got 21 points from Marc Sonnen as they ran past George Mason 82-77 on Saturday at Patriot Center.
Northern Iowa was a 1.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Anthony James had 19 points for Northern Iowa and Seth Tuttle chipped in with 18 points. Deon Mitchell had 5 assists for them, while Seth Tuttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
George Mason got a 20-point performance from Sherrod Wright, who was supported by 13 points from Bryon Allen. Corey Edwards had 3 assists in a losing cause for George Mason, while Anali Okoloji grabbed 7 rebounds.
Northern Iowa led at halftime, 35-31.
The rebound battle favored George Mason as they grabbed 34 boards, while Northern Iowa only had 27.