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UNI squeaks out a tight one against ISU 60-54

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) -- Jake Koch hit an 18 foot jumper to break a 52-52 deadlock with 53 seconds left as UNI never looked back to beat Iowa State 60-54 Wednesday night.

The Panthers set a school record with their 18th consecutive home victory.  The loss was the first on the year for Iowa State who fell to 6-1, while UNI improved to 3-2.

All 5 UNI starters hit double figures in the victory with Johnny Moran, Jake Koch, and Anthony James all leading the way with 12.  Diante Garrett led Iowa State with 12.

The win was UNI's second in a row in the series as the Panthers have now won 4 of the last 5.

Online reporter: Mark Woodley

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