U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam - Northern Iowa Defeats La Salle 65-50 - Recap
Northern Iowa got a 23-point performance from Nate Buss, who added 12 rebounds as Northern Iowa ran past La Salle 65-50 on Monday at Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center.
Northern Iowa won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs.
Northern Iowa got 15 points from Seth Tuttle and another 9 points from Deon Mitchell. Deon Mitchell contributed 6 assists, while Nate Buss cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
La Salle got 13 points from Steve Zack in a losing cause and another 10 points from Tyrone Garland. Steve Zack contributed 3 assists for them, while Steve Zack had 13 rebounds.
Northern Iowa hit the break leading 29-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Northern Iowa won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.