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Northern Iowa edges past Denver 71-65

Nov 14, 2009 - 6:05 AM DENVER(AP) -- Kwadzo Ahelegbe scored 18 points, hitting half of his 14 field goal tries, to lead Northern Iowa to a 71-65 win over Denver on Friday.

Ahelegbe was one of four Northern Iowa (1-0) players to score double digits, including Jordan Eglseder, who had a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds.

Ali Farokhmanesh had 16 points for the Panthers and Adam Koch scored 13.

Denver (0-1) kept the score close most of the game, down just two points at the half and tied with 7:04 to play. But Northern Iowa held on to a small lead after that.

Denver's Brian Stafford led the game in points with 20. His team also had four players with double-digit scoring.








  • NCAA BB
    NORTHERN IOWA 71
    DENVER 65 FINAL

    Nov 14 12:05 AM
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    Northern Iowa 52, Denver 49  2nd - 6:02Nov 13 11:35 PM


  • NCAA BB
    NORTHERN IOWA 23
    DENVER 21 HALFTIME

    Nov 13 10:45 PM