UNI tops Missouri State for third straight win

SPRINGFIELD, Missouri (KCRG) - For the first time this season, Northern Iowa has won three consecutive games after beating Missouri State on Wednesday, 63-43.

The Panthers trailed 19-17 at halftime, but shot 70-percent from the field in the second half. Wyatt Lohaus led all scorers with 22 points. Isaiah Brown, A.J. Green and Spencer Haldeman also finished in double figures.

Northern Iowa improves 13-15 overall and 8-7 in the MVC. Next up is a home game versus Valparaiso on Saturday.