CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KCRG) - Northern Iowa's four-game winning streak was snapped on Wednesday after falling to Loyola on Senior Day, 56-55.
The Panthers trailed 56-53 with 17 seconds to go. Freshman A.J. Green scored a quick layup to cut the deficit down to one.
Northern Iowa was able to force a turnover on defense to get the ball back with nine seconds left. Green had an open look from about 18 feet, but hit the back-iron as time expired.
Green finished with a team-high 18 points. Senior Wyatt Lohaus had 10 points in his final home game.
Northern Iowa travels to Indiana State for its regular season finale on Saturday.