Recap - Northern Iowa Defeats Southern Illinois 58-45

Northern Iowa earned a 58-45 victory over Southern Illinois on Wednesday, getting 15 points from Marc Sonnen at McLeod Center.

Northern Iowa was a 11-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Northern Iowa got 14 points from Anthony James and another 9 points from Seth Tuttle. Anthony James contributed 4 assists, while Seth Tuttle cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Southern Illinois got 11 points from Dantiel Daniels in a losing cause and another 9 points from Desmar Jackson. Kendal Brown-Surles contributed 2 assists for them, while Desmar Jackson had 5 rebounds.

Northern Iowa led at halftime, 28-22.

Northern Iowa won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 29-22.