No. 20 Iowa St. has no problem with N. Iowa 83-55
Hallie Christofferson, Nikki Moody and Seanna Johnson had big
games as No. 20 Iowa State cruised by Northern Iowa 83-55 Wednesday
Christofferson led in scoring with 22 points, hitting 8 of 10
free throws. Moody added 16 points and eight assists. Johnson had
14 points and 13 rebounds as the Cyclones (8-0), off to their best
start in 11 seasons, out-rebounded Northern Iowa 49-30.
The Panthers (2-7), held to 36 percent shooting, were led by
Madison Weekly with 16 points.
Erin Dohnalek’s 3-pointer pulled Northern Iowa into a 14-14 tie
before the Cyclones reeled off 16 straight points. Late in the
first half, Iowa State went on a 12-2 run before six quick points
from the Panthers made it 43-26 at the half.
ISU dominated the inside, out-scoring the Panthers 42-16 in the
paint and 16-4 in second-chance points. UNI had 18 turnovers good
for 24 Cyclone points.