Northern Iowa Downs Wichita State 57-52 - Match Report
Northern Iowa got 16 points from Anthony James en route to a 57-52 victory over Wichita State on Saturday at McLeod Center.
Bettors who backed Northern Iowa were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2 at sportsbooks.
Marc Sonnen had 9 points for Northern Iowa and Deon Mitchell chipped in with 8 points. Marc Sonnen had 2 assists for them, while Seth Tuttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Wichita State got a 20-point performance from Carl Hall, who was supported by 10 points from Cleanthony Early. Malcolm Armstead had 3 assists in a losing cause for Wichita State, while Tekele Cotton grabbed 6 rebounds.
Wichita State had a 33-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.