CEDAR FALLS, Iowa - AJ Green cored 24 points and Trae Berhow scored 23 with 11 rebounds and Northern Iowa won its fifth straight beating Marshall 88-80.
Spencer Haldeman added 13 points, Isaiah Brown 12 and Justin Dahl 10 for the Panthers who now stand 11-1. Northern Iowa is off to its best start since the 2011-12 season when it opened winning 10 of its first 11.
The Panthers shot 26 of 52 _ including 9 of 18 from 3-point range _ and had a 39-29 rebounding advantage.
- UNI wins fifth straight, downing Marshall 88-80
- UNI downs Illinois State, 26-16
- UNI smashes Hampton, 44-0
- Stony Brook beats UNI, 73-63
- UNI opens Missouri Valley Football Conference play with win
- UNI wins conference game, tops Youngstown State 21-14
- UNI loses in quarterfinals of 'Arch Madness'
- Furious comeback falls short for UNI
- UNI upsets South Dakota State, 24-9
- UNI defeated by Western Illinois, 37-17