German and Thorpe scored all 13 points as Northern Illinois (9-6, 2-0 Mid-American Conference) stretched its lead with a 13-2 run over 4 1/2 minutes late in the game.
Levi Brady scored 16 for the Huskies and Lacey James added 10. Northern Illinois shot 58 percent from the floor, 30 of 52, including 9 of 18 3-pointers, and outrebounded Miami 32-25.
Miami shot 43 percent for the game, 22 of 51, and was 8 of 27 from distance. The RedHawks scored 22 points off 14 Huskies turnovers.
Nimari Burnett, ranked No. 19 in ESPN 100, commits to Red Raiders
Nimari Burnett, a 6-foot-3 guard from Chicago who plays at Prolific Prep (California) and is ranked No. 19 in the ESPN 100, has committed to Texas Tech.
Kansas lands five-star recruit Bryce Thompson
Kansas landed its first five-star recruit since receiving a notice of allegations this fall, as guard Bryce Thompson committed to play for the Jayhawks on Monday.
Stansberry's 26 leads Hawaii past Pacific
Eddie Stansberry matched his career high with 26 points and Drew Buggs added 13 with the clinching free throws with six seconds left and Hawaii defeated Pacific 72-67 on Monday night to close the round-robin Rainbow Classic.