Northern Iowa gets past Illinois State 78-65 in MVC tourney

Mar 3, 2022, 11:00 PM | Updated: Mar 4, 2022, 1:01 pm

ST. LOUIS (AP) — AJ Green had 17 points as Northern Iowa beat Illinois State 78-65 in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals on Friday.

Noah Carter added 16 points for the Panthers (19-10), while Trae Berhow chipped in 15. Carter also had five assists.

Antonio Reeves had 20 points and three blocks for the Redbirds (13-20). Liam McChesney added 13 points.

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