NCAA Basketball

Turner score 20, Bowling Green defeats Northern Illinois

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) Justin Turner had 20 points as Bowling Green romped past Northern Illinois 68-42 on Saturday.

Daeqwon Plowden had 12 points and nine rebounds for Bowling Green (7-2, 3-0 Mid-American Conference), which earned its fourth straight road victory. Trey Diggs added 11 points. Caleb Fields had 10 points.

Darius Beane had 13 points for the Huskies (1-7, 0-3). Tyler Cochran added 11 points and seven rebounds.

Trendon Hankerson, the Huskies' leading scorer coming into the contest at 13 points per game, scored only four points on 2-of-12 shooting.

NIU's 42 points were the fewest given up by Bowling Green in a MAC game in eight years.

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Updated January 2, 2021

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