Drake vs Northern Iowa Recap - Northern Iowa Wins 76-66
|Drake vs Northern Iowa Recap - Northern Iowa Wins 76-66|
Northern Iowa grabbed a 76-66 win over Drake on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Wes Washpun at McLeod Center.
Northern Iowa was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Deon Mitchell had 17 points for Northern Iowa and Matt Bohannon chipped in with 11 points. Deon Mitchell had 5 assists for them, while Seth Tuttle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Drake got 18 points from Jordan Daniels in a losing cause and another 11 points from Aaron Hawley. Richard Carter contributed 6 assists for them, while Seth VanDeest had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Northern Iowa were victorious, as the score was 37-34 at the break.
Northern Iowa won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.