Texas Tech vs Iowa State

Iowa St. 72, Texas Tech 54


AMES, Iowa (AP) - Scott Christopherson and Melvin Ejim each scored 17 points and Iowa State pulled away for a 72-54 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday night, reaching 20 wins for the first time in eight years.

Royce White had 13 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists for the Cyclones (20-8, 10-5 Big 12), who also earned 10 wins in the Big 12 for the first time since 2001.

Iowa State struggled at times against the Big 12's worst team, though. The Cyclones trailed by four at halftime, let the Red Raiders shoot nearly 46 percent and didn't push their lead into double digits until just over 6 minutes were left.

Jaye Crockett had 17 points for the Red Raiders (8-19, 1-14), who remain winless on the road in the Big 12.

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Texas Tech Red Raiders
J. Tolbert, F283-70-13146
R. Lewandowski, F132-20-12134
T. Nurse, G406-130-034215
J. Willis, G323-80-02349
L. Adams, G291-30-00223
J. Crockett326-105-570317
T. Petteway130-10-01020
C. Lammert70-20-22030
J. Nash60-00-03010
Totals 21-465-925112454
Iowa State Cyclones
R. White, F385-73-9108113
M. Ejim, F267-93-450317
S. Christopherson, G375-113-443017
C. Allen, G295-110-011112
C. Babb, G280-61-23441
T. McGee221-23-46025
P. Gibson142-43-32037
A. Booker30-00-00000
B. Palo30-10-02000
Totals 25-5116-2635161472
Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iowa St.12-625-99
W. Virginia11-725-1024
Oklahoma St.8-1018-1449
Kansas St.8-1015-17100
Texas Tech3-1513-19184
Other games
Temple 80 Final
La Salle 79
NCCEN 56 Final
Indiana 75
W Virg 44 Final
ND 71
S Florida 48 Final
Syracuse 56
RUT 65 Final
MU 82
Wich St 68 Final
Illinois St 55
Mich St 66 Final
Minn 61
Kansas 66 Final
Tx A&M 58
Boise St 58 Final
Wyoming 58 Final