Boxscore
Iowa St. 76, Texas Tech 52
Saturday, January 21, 2012 5:00 PM
Location - United Spirit Arena, Lubbock, Texas
Officials - Duke Edsall, Brent Meaux, Bert Smith
Attendance - 8367

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Iowa St. 35 41 76
Texas Tech 23 29 52

Recap


Tyrus McGee hit six 3-pointers and scored 20 points off the bench as Iowa State ran away from host Texas Tech 76-52 on Saturday.

The Cyclones (14-5, 4-2 Big 12) moved into a tie with No. 3 Baylor for third place in the Big 12 after the Bears’ loss to Missouri earlier in the day.

Iowa State, picked by the coaches to finish eighth in the league, already eclipsed its conference win total from last season, when the Cyclones finished 3-13 and in last place in the Big 12.

This was Iowa State’s first win in Lubbock since 2000.

Robert Lewandowski scored 20 points to lead Texas Tech (7-11, 0-6 Big 12), which dropped its sixth consecutive game. No other starter finished with more than six points.

McGee hit four 3-pointers off the bench in the first half to help give Iowa State a 35-23 lead at the break.

Chris Allen added 14 points and Melvin Ejim had 13 for the Cyclones, who shot 48.4 percent from the field.

Iowa State went on a 12-5 run midway through the second half and opened up a 61-40 lead on Allen’s 3-pointer with 9:17 remaining.

Iowa St. Cyclones

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Allen 29:00 6-11 2-4 0-0 0 3 3 3 4 1 3 0 14
Chris Babb 27:00 2-5 0-3 0-0 2 4 6 3 0 1 1 0 4
Scott Christopherson 31:00 2-9 0-4 3-3 0 4 4 3 1 0 1 0 7
Melvin Ejim 19:00 5-10 0-2 3-3 1 3 4 1 3 3 1 0 13
Royce White 24:00 3-6 0-1 1-1 3 6 9 6 3 3 2 0 7
Anthony Booker 21:00 1-2 0-0 0-2 2 4 6 0 3 2 1 0 2
Tyrus McGee 28:00 7-12 6-11 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 20
Percy Gibson 14:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 5
Jordan Railey 3:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Tavon Sledge 3:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2
Austin McBeth 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 30-62 8-25 8-11 9 30 39 16 19 11 11 1 76
  48.4% 32.0% 72.7% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 11

Texas Tech Red Raiders

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Robert Lewandowski 40:00 8-17 0-0 4-5 1 5 6 4 4 0 1 4 20
Ty Nurse 20:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 0 2 2 4 2 0 1 0 3
Terran Petteway 3:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jordan Tolbert 14:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 1 0 3 1 4
Javarez Willis 40:00 2-10 2-8 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 1 1 0 6
DeShon Minnis 27:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 5 6 2 0 0 4 0 4
Jaron Nash 6:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jaye Crockett 2:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Kevin Wagner 11:00 1-2 1-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3
Clark Lammert 21:00 3-5 0-1 3-3 3 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 9
Luke Adams 16:00 1-5 1-5 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 3
TOTAL 200 20-57 5-18 7-8 6 22 28 13 14 2 15 5 52
  35.1% 27.8% 87.5% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 15
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