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Last second kick propels UNI over No. 8 Youngstown State 22-20

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) -

Tyler Sievertson kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired to propel UNI to a 22-20 victory over Youngstown State Saturday.  With the Panthers starting QB and RB out with injuries, the Panthers overcame a 14-6 deficit at halftime to take a 19-6 lead.  

The Penguins took a 20-19 lead on a 4-yard run by Kurt Hess with just over 4 minutes remaining.  THe Panthers then marched down the field to put Sievertson in position for the game-winning kick.  

With the win, the Panthers snapped a 5 game losing streak and got its first conference win.

The Panthers will play Missouri State next Saturday in Springfield, Mo.  Kickoff begins at 1 p.m.

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