Drake vs Northern Iowa Final: 70-67 - Recap
|Drake vs Northern Iowa Final: 70-67 - Recap|
Drake earned a 70-67 victory over Northern Iowa on Tuesday, getting 19 points from Richard Carter at Knapp Center.
Drake was a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Drake got 15 points from Trevor Berkeley and another 9 points from Aaron Hawley. Richard Carter contributed 6 assists, while Seth VanDeest cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Northern Iowa got a 20-point performance from Seth Tuttle, who was supported by 16 points from Deon Mitchell. Deon Mitchell had 4 assists in a losing cause for Northern Iowa, while Seth Tuttle grabbed 7 rebounds.
Drake led at halftime, 37-26.
The rebound battle favored Drake as they grabbed 37 boards, while Northern Iowa only had 27.