Scores

Final OT

Toledo 81

(0-3, 0-3 away)

Northern Iowa 84

(2-0, 2-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 14, 2012

    McLeod Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa

    1 2 OT T
    TOL 38 32 1181
    UNI 41 29 1484

    Top Performers

    Toledo: D. Buckley 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Northern Iowa: D. Mitchell 27 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    N. Iowa 84, Toledo 81

    Associated Press

    CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- Deon Mitchell and Seth Tuttle scored a combined 48 points and Northern Iowa held off Toledo 84-81 in overtime Wednesday night.

    Mitchell was 8 of 11 from the field with 27 points. Tuttle was 6 of 9 from the field, with 21 points. He also had a team-high 10 rebounds. Marc Sonnen added 11 points for the Panthers (2-0).

    Northern Iowa had a 41-38 lead at halftime, but Toledo was not done.

    Julius Brown led Toledo with 23 points. Dominique Buckley was 7 of 11 from the field and had 19 points. Rian Pearson added 18 points and led with six rebounds for the Rockets (1-3).

    At the end of regulation, the score was tied at 70. Northern Iowa scored 14 points in overtime.

    The game was the first-ever meeting between Northern Iowa and Toledo in basketball.

    Toledo is a favorite to win the Mid-American Conference's West Division.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TOL
    UNI
    Points 81 84
    FG Made-Attempted 31-69 (.449) 23-53 (.434)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-26 (.346) 6-20 (.300)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-14 (.714) 32-39 (.821)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 7

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