NCAAB Game Recap - Northern Illinois at Kent State
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:00 PM EST

KansSt
60
Kansas
81
F
Wyo
55
SDSU
72
F
Mia-FL
59
Duke
89
F
Butl
61
Vill
76
F
UGA
79
KY
89
F
MD
77
NW
66
F
TxTch
54
TCU
65
F
Ill
79
Purd
62
F
WichSt
56
SoFL
43
F
Fla
82
LSU
84
F
Toled
83
Ohio
74
F
Akr
81
MiaO
60
F
NIU
76
Kent
69
F
W MI
79
Buff
90
F
E MI
59
BGSU
62
F
OkSt
82
IaSt
89
F
Wake
68
Clem
71
F
Nebras
68
Wisc
82
F
TexAM
66
Mizzu
64
F
StJon
68
Marq
82
F
Miss
48
Tenn
73
F
VACom
73
StJos
60
F
SJSU
59
NM
86
F
AF
47
UtSt
72
F

Jan 21, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Northern Illinois (10-9)

41

35

76

Kent State (13-6)

33

36

69

German scores 17 to lead N. Illinois over Kent St. 76-69
Tue Jan 21, 2020 9:50 PM

KENT, Ohio (AP) Eugene German scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Northern Illinois held off Kent State 76-69 on Tuesday night, handing the Golden Flashes their first home loss of the season.

Lacey James scored 16 points and made two steals and Darius Beane added 14 points with eight boards for the Huskies (10-9, 3-3 Mid-American Conference), who outrebounded the Golden Flashes 45-28. Trendon Hankerson scored nine points and Tyler Cochran had six rebounds.

Danny Pippen hit 3 of 8 3-pointers and scored 18 points and had nine rebounds and two blocks for Kent State (13-6, 3-3), which has lost three straight. C.J. Williamson scored 14 points, grabbed six rebounds and blocked three shots and Antonio Williams added 13 points with three assists.

Senior Philip Whittington scored eight points for Kent State, including his 1,000th career point, and Anthony Roberts had nine points.

Northern Illinois plays Western Michigan at home on Saturday. Kent State faces Buffalo on the road on Friday.

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Leaders

Northern Illinois PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
N. Scott 0 0 0 1 0 0
C. Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kent State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
T. Beck 0 0 2 0 0 0
D. Pippen 18 0 0 9 0 2

Team Comparison

NIU Kent
Points For 76 69
Field Goals 26/58-45% 25/61-41%
Three Pointers 7/15-47% 10/30-33%
Free Throws 17/21-81% 9/15-60%
Offensive Rebounds 15 9
Defensive Rebounds 30 19
Rebounds 48 31
Blocks 3 7
Steals 5 5
Turnovers 12 9
Personal Fouls 18 19
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - NIU Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Tue Jan 21 NIU 76 @ Kent 69 Z. Mateen 3 M. Peterson 2

Game Information

Stadium: Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio
Attendance: 2,211
Game Time: