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UNI ends regular season with loss to Creighton

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OMAHA (KWWL) -- UNI's late season struggles continued as Creighton used a second half burst to rally past the Panthers 63-55.  The two teams will meet for a rematch in the quarterfinals of the MVC tournament on Friday.

UNI closed the first half on a 17-8 run that game the Panthers a 4 point edge at the break.  Creighton countered with a 14-3 surge that put the Bluejays up 7, a deficit the Panthers were unable to overcome.

Johnny Moran scored 16 for UNI, while Jake Koch and Anthony James added 10 in the losing effort.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

 

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