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Iowa routs FDU

Iowa City, IA (SportsNetwork.com) - Gabriel Olaseni led with 14 points and 10 rebounds after coming off the bench as the 23rd-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes defeated the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights, 92-59.

Melsahn Basabe also contributed a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Peter Jok added 11 points, while Zach McCabe and Jarrod Uthoff both had 10 points as the Hawkeyes (10-1) won their third straight.

Mathias Seilund had a game-high 19 points with five rebounds and three blocks. Sidney Sanders Jr. scored 16 points as the Knights (3-9) dropped their third consecutive game.

Iowa dominated in nearly aspect of the game. The Hawkeyes outshot the Knights 48.6 to 32.3 percent from the field and tallied more points in the paint, 54-26.

A reverse dunk from Sanders Jr. helped the Knights jump out to a 6-0 lead to start the game, but their lead quickly evaporated. Iowa answered back with a 19-0 run to take the lead with Uthoff contributing five straight points in the run. Jok hit a 3 to make it 16-6 with 12:38 left in the first half.

Matt MacDonald broke the run with a 3-point jumper to make it 19-9. Seilund hit a trey to pace the Knights making it 23-12 with 9:19 remaining.

After Seilund made a 3 with 1:29 remaining, McCabe knocked down two free throws to allow Iowa to take a 47-26 lead into the half.

Roy Devyn Marble dropped a 3-pointer to highlight a 7-1 run for Iowa making it a 60-32 game a little less than five minutes into the second half.

MacDonald drained a 3-pointer at 5:56, but the Hawkeyes responded by outscoring the Knights 8-2 with a layup from Kyle Denning making it 90-55 with 2:36 remaining.

Game Notes

This was the first matchup between the two schools ... Iowa has a 25-game winning streak at home against unranked opponents ... The Hawkeyes have also won 22 straight games against non-conference foes ... Current members of the Northeast Conference are now 0-8 against Iowa ... Iowa faces Iowa State on the road on Friday, while Fairleigh Dickinson will play at Columbia on Dec. 21.

12/09 21:41:39 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
8:10pm Wednesday
MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
1:05pm Today
PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR