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UNI uses 32-2 run to blow by Drake

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The Northern Iowa Panthers used  a 32-2 run to take a 59-31 on their way to a 64-40 victory over the Drake Bulldogs at the Knapp Center in Des Moines. UNI made 12 of its first 14 shots in the second half, while limiting Drake to one field goal in its first 11 second-half attempts over the first 12 minutes of the second half.


UNI Sophomore Jeremy Morgan scored a game-high 15 points and made three 3-pointers in the victory. Senior guard Deon Mitchell added 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting from the field. Senior Seth Tuttle chipped in with 12 points and handed out four assists. Senior Marvin Singleton produced  nine points, seven rebounds, four assists and a block.


UNI will travel to Peoria, Ill., to take on the Bradley Braves on Tuesday at 7 p.m.




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