Boxscore
Northern Iowa 57, Wichita St. 52
Saturday, February 2, 2013 4:00 PM
Location - McLeod Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Officials - Terry Davis, Paul Janssen, Roland Simmons
Attendance - 6023

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Wichita St. 23 29 52
Northern Iowa 23 34 57

Recap


Northern Iowa 57, No. 14 Wichita State 52: Anthony James scored 13 of his team-high 16 points in the second half and the host Panthers upset the Shockers.

Northern Iowa (12-11, 5-6 Missouri Valley) also received nine from guard Marc Sonnen. Wichita State (19-4, 8-3) was led by senior forward Carl Hall, who finished with a game-high 20, and junior forward Cleanthony Early, who added 10.

The Shockers scored the first six points, but the Panthers stormed back with a 15-3 run as the teams played to a 23-23 halftime tie. A 14-0 run in the second half built the Northern Iowa lead to double digits. 

Early fouled out with 2:47 to play, and Wichita State cut the lead to two with 1:18 left. But Seth Tuttle blocked a potential game-tying layup with 15 seconds left, and the Shockers came no closer.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Shockers have lost consecutive regular-season games for the first time since November 2011. … Sonnen, who entered the game third in the nation in 3-point shooting percentage, was 3-of-8 from beyond the arc. … Wichita State had previously won four straight over Northern Iowa.

Wichita St. Shockers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ehimen Orukpe 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Malcolm Armstead 32:00 3-9 1-4 0-0 0 2 2 3 4 1 4 0 7
Demetric Williams 33:00 2-6 1-2 0-0 1 4 5 1 2 1 1 0 5
Tekele Cotton 27:00 0-5 0-1 0-0 1 5 6 2 2 0 2 0 0
Cleanthony Early 28:00 4-9 1-4 1-1 0 6 6 0 5 2 2 1 10
Carl Hall 34:00 8-13 0-0 4-4 2 3 5 0 1 2 3 1 20
Jake White 7:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Nick Wiggins 16:00 3-5 2-3 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 8
Chadrack Lufile 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 2
Fred Van Vleet 14:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
Derail Green 0:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 21-52 5-15 5-5 5 24 29 8 20 6 13 2 52
  40.4% 33.3% 100.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 13

Northern Iowa Panthers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Anthony James 29:00 5-11 1-3 5-8 0 2 2 0 1 0 3 0 16
Jake Koch 25:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 3 5
Marc Sonnen 34:00 3-9 3-8 0-0 0 4 4 2 2 0 1 0 9
Deon Mitchell 27:00 3-9 1-3 1-3 0 2 2 1 3 2 1 0 8
Seth Tuttle 28:00 3-7 0-1 2-3 1 7 8 2 1 1 2 4 8
Austin Pehl 11:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0
Chip Rank 16:00 3-7 2-5 0-0 2 1 3 1 1 0 1 0 8
Matt Bohannon 26:00 1-3 1-3 0-0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3
Max Martino 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-50 8-23 9-16 5 21 26 8 12 4 9 7 57
  40.0% 34.8% 56.2% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 9