Panthers struggle shooting in loss to Southern Illinois

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KCRG) - Northern Iowa was able to keep pace with Southern Illinois, but its shooting struggles eventually caught up in the 58-51 loss on Saturday.

The Panthers shot just 31 percent from the field and 26 percent from the three-point line. Freshman A.J. Green had a team-high 16 points.

Northern Iowa travels to Illinois State on Tuesday.