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NCAA Game Summary - Oklahoma State at Iowa State



(Saturday, March 8th)

Final Score: (16) Iowa State 85, Oklahoma State 81 (OT)

Ames, IA (SportsNetwork.com) - DeAndre Kane scored 27 points to go with eight assists and seven rebounds to lead 16th-ranked Iowa State to an 85-81 overtime win over Oklahoma State.

Georges Niang added 22 points and six rebounds and Melvin Ejim scored 12 points and pulled down eight boards for the Cyclones (23-7, 11-7 Big 12), who currently sit in fourth place in the Big 12 standings.

Marcus Smart scored 27 points and Markel Brown added 26 points and 12 boards for the Cowboys (20-11, 8-10), who fell into eighth place in the conference standings.

ISU can finish as high as third place with a Texas loss on Saturday.

OSU raced out to a 45-29 lead less than four minutes into the second half. Iowa State, however, scored 12 straight to pull the Cyclones within four, 45-41.

After Le'Bryan Nash stopped the run with a layup, ISU scored five straight to make it 47-46 with just under 12 minutes remaining. The Cowboys stretched their spread to two possessions, 55-49, just past the midway point of the half.

The Cyclones scored eight straight to take its first lead since late in the first half, 57-55. ISU led by as many as six, 63-57, but the Cowboys rattled off nine unanswered to take a 66-63 lead with 2:40 to go. Smart scored five points on the surge and Brown added four.

ISU went 3-for-4 from the line to tie the game at 66-66, until Smart made it a four-point game with 22 seconds remaining. Dustin Hogue pulled the Cyclones within two, 70-68, with a pair of free throws with nine seconds to go and Phil Forte had a chance to seal the win for the Cowboys, but the nearly automatic free throw shooter, missed his second shot from the stripe leaving ISU with one last chance. Forte was shooting 88.9 percent from the free throw line entering the game.

Naz Long took a pass on the right sideline with time winding down and nailed a 30-footer as time expired to force the extra session.

Brown gave OSU a 79-78 lead with 35 seconds left, but Kane got a tough layup to go with 25 ticks showing to put the Cyclones on top for good. Kane added a pair of free throws with 11.7 seconds left for a three-point edge and the Cyclones outscored OSU 3-2 over the closing seconds to seal the win.

Oklahoma State led 32-25 after the first 20 minutes.

Game Notes

Ejim became the fourth player in Big 12 history to scored 1,500 points and grab 1,000 rebounds ... ISU is 4-0 in season finales under head coach Fred Hoiberg ... ISU scored at least 70 points in all but one games this season ... Oklahoma State's bench scored just two points.

03/08 17:46:12 ET

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NCCU 65
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2nd
NCSU 54
BSU 52
 
2nd Intermission
PIT 2
CAR 2
 
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CHA 84
GSW 80
 
1st
UF 20
UNC 36
 
1st
TULSA 7
ECU 7
 
Final
BOS 102
CHI 109
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CHA 84
GSW 80
 
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TOR 43
DAL 48
 
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DET 45
MIL 53
 
3rd
ATL 41
NOP 32
 
2nd
HOU 36
LAC 42
 
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OKC 40
NYK 17
 
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IND 43
ORL 34
 
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SAN 13
SAC 14
 
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HOU 35
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NEB 37
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UCF 16
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MARS 66
WKENT 67
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KSU 27
AKR 24
Final
BGU 24
BST 41
Final
UMASS 21
BUF 41
Final
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TOL 52
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MIZZ 21
ARK 14
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SALABAMA 40
NAVY 42
Final
ARZ 42
ARST 35
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AFA 27
COLST 24
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UCLA 10
STAN 31
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VT 3
UVA 3
 
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TULSA 7
ECU 7
 
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NCCU 65
EILL 40
 
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KU 82
TENN 67
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TEXAM 87
NO 65
 
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NCAT 57
RAD 65
 
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GEOR 58
BUT 64
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BRO 81
PVU 71
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RIU 66
SCU 44
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NARZ 70
SOUTH 63
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DART 68
MAST 67
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WRST 59
FIU 61
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XAV 73
UTEP 77
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JMU 56
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LAM 59
 
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MVSU 66
 
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MIZST 55
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PSU 88
 
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PROV 72
YALE 66
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UGA 62
MINN 66
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WISC 69
OKLA 56
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Terriers 70
NORST 72
 
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PEAY 62
STEPH 83
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FSU 58
CSOU 47
 
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VALPO 66
DRAK 46
 
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CIN 69
MTST 51
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SDU 75
PRIN 65
Final
WASU 76
RICE 74
 
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CSFU 64
USCU 79
 
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GT 61
RIDE 54
 
2nd
TXPA 74
ALAST 85
 
2nd
NCSU 54
BSU 52
 
2nd
TCU 46
BRAD 44
 
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WAKE 61
DELST 63
 
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HART 83
EMERSON 50
 
2nd
STJ 50
GONZ 58
 
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CLEM 56
HIGH 51
 
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SYR 64
HC 42
 
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MD 51
MON 46
 
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SAV 57
 
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SALA 75
 
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RUTG 62
VANDY 57
 
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PETE 42
TENST 33
 
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MARS 22
CLST 33
 
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JST 25
HOF 37
 
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INDST 22
MEM 40
 
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UF 20
UNC 36
 
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SAMF 23
 
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NJD 4
DET 3
 
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BUF 1
MON 0
 
2nd Intermission
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VAN 1
 
2nd Intermission
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WIN 1
 
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OTT 2
 
1st Intermission
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1st
DAL 0
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