Hot Shooting Iowa State Cruises Past Kansas
Associated Press - March 14, 2014 9:21 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Georges Niang scored 25 points before leaving with a bloody gash to his forehead in the closing minutes, and No. 16 Iowa State beat No. 10 Kansas 94-83 Friday night to reach its first Big 12 tournament title game since 2000.
DeAndre Kane had five 3 pointers and scored 20 points, and Big 12 player of the year Melvin Ejim added 19 points for the fourth seeded Cyclones (25-8), who will play for just their second tournament title against the winner of Texas-Baylor Saturday night.
Perry Ellis led Kansas with 30 points. Andrew Wiggins finished with 22.