Nwestern 25 32 57
Iowa 29 42 71
Date of game: 2/9/2013

Recap: Iowa vs. Northwestern

Iowa City, IA (Sports Network) - Roy Devyn Marble netted 21 points to lead the Iowa Hawkeyes to a 71-57 win over the Northwestern Wildcats in a Big Ten clash at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Josh Oglesby chipped in 10 points off the bench for Iowa (15-9, 4-7 Big Ten) as 10 Hawkeyes registered at least two points.

Reggie Hearn led Northwestern (13-11, 4-7) with 13 points as the Wildcats lost for the third time in the last four games.

Iowa shot 48.1 percent from the floor in the first half and scored the final four points of the period to take a 29-25 lead into halftime, despite getting outrebounded by the Wildcats, 19-13.

The Hawkeyes were shaky coming out of the break and allowed Northwestern to hang around. A 3-pointer by Kale Abrahamson cut the Wildcats' deficit to 40-38 with 12:03 left to play. However, Iowa responded with a 13-2 run which included two 3-point conversions by Oglesby. Iowa was efficient at the foul line late to seal the deal.

Iowa improved to 110-57 all-time over Northwestern.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.