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Panthers sweep in-state games dropping Drake 66-62

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Seth Tuttle led a balanced Panther attack with 13 points as UNI completed the state of Iowa sweep with a 66-52 win over Drake.  The Panthers went 4-0 in in-state games for just the third time in school history.

Tuttle posted 8 of his 13 in the first half as UNI took control early leading 34-23 at the break.    Forward Jake Koch added 10 points on the night.  In total, 11 different Panthers broke into the scoring column.

Defensively, UNI held Drake leading scorer Rayvonte Rice to just 9 points, well below his season average of 17.3.

The win moves UNI to 14-7 overall, 4-5 in Missouri Valley Conference play.

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