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Northern Iowa surges past Siena for 82-65 victory

Dec 13, 2009 - 4:11 AM CEDAR FALLS, Iowa(AP) -- Ali Farokhmanesh scored 15 points to lead a balanced offensive attack and Northern Iowa defeated Siena 82-65 Saturday night.

Kwadzo Ahelegbe and Jordan Eglseder each added 14, and Johnny Moran and Adam Koch had 12 apiece for the Panthers (7-1), who won their sixth straight.

Edwin Ubiles led the Saints (6-4) with 19 points while Ronald Moore had 16 and Alex Franklin 15.

Leading 56-53 with 8:49 remaining, Northern Iowa went on an 18-5 run to take control of the game.

The first half featured seven lead changes, and the Panthers went into intermission up 33-30. There were four more lead changes in the first four minutes of the second half. Northern Iowa went ahead for good on a 3-pointer by Moran, which gave them a 42-40 advantage.








  • NCAA BB
    SIENA 65
    NORTHERN IOWA 82 FINAL

    Dec 12 10:03 PM
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    Siena 54, Northern Iowa 55  2nd - 6:40Dec 12 9:47 PM


  • NCAA BB
    SIENA 30
    NORTHERN IOWA 33 HALFTIME

    Dec 12 8:55 PM