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Green has 28 to lift UNI past Missouri State 80-57

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — AJ Green had 28 points as Northern Iowa routed Missouri State 80-57 on Saturday.

Green shot 6 for 8 on 3-pointers with the Panthers 13 of 22 from the arc as a team.

Isaiah Brown had 19 points with five 3-pointers and nine rebounds for Northern Iowa (14-2, 3-1 Missouri Valley Conference). Trae Berhow added 12 points. Austin Phyfe had 10 rebounds for the visitors.

Isiaih Mosley had 15 points for the Bears (8-9, 2-2). Tulio Da Silva added 13 points, going over 1,000 for his career, and grabbed seven rebounds. Gaige Prim had 10 points.

Northern Iowa faces Valparaiso at home on Wednesday.

UNI 80, Missouri St. 57

At Springfield, Mo.

N. IOWA (14-2) — Berhow 6-13 0-0 12, Green 9-15 4-4 28, I.Brown 7-12 0-0 19, Haldeman 3-3 0-0 8, Phyfe 2-6 3-6 7, Pickford 2-5 0-0 4, Dahl 1-1 0-0 2, Betz 0-1 0-0 0, Kimmons 0-0 0-0 0, Carter 0-0 0-0 0, Conrey 0-0 0-0 0, McDonnell 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS 30-56 7-10 80.

MISSOURI ST. (8-9) — Mosley 6-15 0-0 15, Da Silva 6-9 1-2 13, Dixon 1-9 0-2 2, Cook 2-7 2-2 6, West 1-4 2-2 4, Prim 4-13 2-2 10, Cooper 1-1 0-0 3, Black 2-4 0-0 4, Hall 0-1 0-2 0, Mohammed 0-1 0-0 0, Owens 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS 23-64 7-12 57.

Halftime–UNI 48-28. 3-Point Goals–UNI 13-22 (Green 6-8, I.Brown 5-8, Haldeman 2-2, Betz 0-1, Berhow 0-3), Missouri St. 4-14 (Mosley 3-6, Cooper 1-1, Black 0-1, Hall 0-1, West 0-2, Dixon 0-3). Rebounds–UNI 36 (Phyfe 10), Missouri St. 27 (Da Silva 7). Assists–UNI 12 (Phyfe 4), Missouri St. 12 (Dixon 5). Total Fouls–UNI 12, Missouri St. 13. A–3,520 (11,000).