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MENS BASKETBALL: Panthers Beat Dogs

Posted on: 9:25 pm, February 16, 2013, by , updated on: 09:24pm, February 16, 2013

Drake and Northern Iowa are moving in opposite directions.

Panthers are riding a 4 game winning streak, while the Dogs have dropped 3 straight.

UNI hammered drake in the first meeting by 30, Saturday night was game two from the Knapp Center.

Early exchanges went back and forth with the Dogs and Panthers rotating the lead by 1.

The see-saw affair continued with Joey king, the freshman, launching from downtown only to be matched by Marc Sonnen, one of the best shooters in the country.

UNI eventually get their lead and keep it, winning 71-64.