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Coleman sparks UNI victory

January 21, 2008
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
CEDAR FALLS — Eric Coleman scored a game-high 15 points to lead Northern Iowa to a 70-55 win over Missouri State in Cedar Falls Sunday afternoon.

Five players scored in double figures for the Panthers, who snapped a four-game losing streak.

Up 29-25 at halftime, UNI opened the second half with a 13-5 run. Adam Viet’s 3-pointer with 15:37 remaining put the Panthers up 42-30. Missouri State cut the deficit to nine points twice in the second half.

The Bears trailed 55-46 with six minutes remaining. UNI then went on a 15-4 run over the next five and a half minutes to seal a victory.

Jordan Eglseder scored 11 points for UNI while Viet, Adam Koch and Jared Josten each followed with 10.

Missouri State was lead by Spencer Laurie’s 13 points and Deven Mitchell’s 12.

UNI shot close to 58 percent from the floor, while holding the Bears just over 31 percent.

Fact Box

Northern Iowa 70, Missouri St. 55
At Cedar Falls
MISSOURI ST. (10-9, 3-4) — Manswell 1-3 0-0 2, Mitchell 3-13 6-6 12, Fuehrmeyer 1-2 0-0 3, Sp.Laurie 5-12 0-1 13, Cooks 2-8 0-0 5, Lamberth 4-13 1-2 9, Brock 0-1 2-2 2, Sh.Laurie 3-5 0-0 9, Knapp 0-4 0-0 0, Jehle 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS 19-61 9-11 55.
N. IOWA (11-7, 3-4) — Koch 3-5 4-4 10, Coleman 7-9 1-5 15, Viet 3-3 2-2 10, Josten 3-5 3-4 10, Brown 3-4 2-3 8, Molstead 0-0 0-0 0, Green 0-1 0-0 0, Haak 0-2 0-0 0, Montgomery 1-4 0-0 3, Dunham 0-1 2-2 2, O’Rear 0-0 1-3 1, Eglseder 3-6 5-6 11. TOTALS 23-40 20-29 70.
Halftime—UNI 29-25. 3-Point Goals—MSU 8-22 (Sh.Laurie 3-4, Sp.Laurie 3-7, Cooks 1-2, Fuehrmeyer 1-2, Brock 0-1, Lamberth 0-6), UNI 4-10 (Viet 2-2, Josten 1-1, Montgomery 1-3, Eglseder 0-2, Haak 0-2). Team Fouls—MSU 25, UNI 17. Fouled Out—Coleman, Fuehrmeyer, Mitchell. Rebounds—MSU 28 (Lamberth, Mitchell 7), UNI 41 (Koch 9). A—4,952.

 
 

 

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