Iowa 56, Northwestern 51

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP)—Devan Bawinkel hit a 3-pointer with 55 seconds to play to give Iowa the lead as the Hawkeyes beat Northwestern 56-51 Saturday.

Sophomore Jeff Peterson finished with 16 points for the Hawkeyes, hitting three 3-pointers and going 4-for-4 from the free throw line in the second half. Peterson sank two from the line with five seconds left to seal the win for Iowa, which snapped a four-game losing streak.

Matt Gatens scored 13 for Iowa (13-11, 3-8 Big Ten), while Bawinkel, in his first career start, added nine.

Craig Moore led Northwestern (13-8, 4-6) with 20 points.

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Craig Moore Craig Moore
6-18,  20 Pts
2 Rebs, 1 Assists
Jeff Peterson Jeff Peterson
3-10,  16 Pts
4 Rebs, 5 Assists

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