Iowa St. 63, Texas Christian 50

Saturday, January 19, 2013 1:30 PM
Location - Daniel-Meyer Coliseum, Fort Worth, Texas
Officials - Keith Kimble, Garry Maxwell, Greg Rennegarbe
Attendance - 4753

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Iowa St. 36 27 63
Texas Christian 26 24 50

Recap

Iowa State 63, Texas Christian 50: Tyrus McGee scored 16 points off the bench as the Cyclones kept the host Horned Frogs winless in Big 12 Conference play.

McGee hit two 3-pointers for the Cyclones (13-4, 3-1 Big 12), the second giving Iowa State a 15-point lead with 12:11 left. Will Clyburn added 12 points and Melvin Ejim recorded his Big 12-leading eighth double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds.

Garlon Green, Devonta Abron and Charles Hill Jr. scored 10 points apiece to pace Horned Frogs (9-9, 0-5). Texas Christian went 20-of-55 (36.4 percent) from the floor and missed 13 free throws (9 of 22).

Hill Jr. tied the game at 22 with a jumper with 8:04 left in the first half but Iowa State finished the period on a 14-4 run. McGee had seven points, including a 3-pointer and a dunk off a turnover, while the Horned Frogs had one field goal.

Another McGee 3-pointer gave Iowa State its biggest lead at 49-34 with 12:11 left. Clyde Smith III's jumper with 2:17 left cut the lead to single digits for the first time in more than 13 minutes but the Horned Frogs never got closer.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Texas Christian has lost its first five conference games for the first time since 2001-02, when it started Conference USA play 0-6. ... McGee has made a 3-pointer in 17 consecutive games, the fifth-longest streak in Iowa State history. ... Iowa State is 12-1 when leading at halftime.

Iowa St. Cyclones

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Babb 39:00 2-9 1-6 0-0 0 5 5 2 3 2 2 0 5
Korie Lucious 26:00 3-5 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 5 2 1 4 0 6
Melvin Ejim 31:00 4-6 0-0 2-3 6 6 12 3 3 0 3 0 10
Will Clyburn 26:00 5-9 2-4 0-0 1 3 4 2 3 0 4 1 12
Georges Niang 29:00 5-9 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 2 1 0 2 0 10
Percy Gibson 15:00 2-4 0-0 0-0 2 4 6 0 2 1 0 0 4
Tyrus McGee 27:00 7-13 2-6 0-0 0 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 16
Naz Long 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Anthony Booker 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 28-56 5-18 2-3 11 22 33 16 17 4 16 1 63
  50.0% 27.8% 66.7% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 16

Texas Christian Horned Frogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Garlon Green 37:00 5-13 0-2 0-1 3 3 6 2 0 0 2 0 10
Devonta Abron 21:00 4-7 0-0 2-4 1 3 4 0 3 2 0 0 10
Kyan Anderson 26:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 3 0 1 2 0 2
Nate Butler 25:00 2-5 0-1 2-3 1 4 5 1 0 2 0 1 6
Charles Hill Jr. 37:00 4-14 1-6 1-2 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 10
Clyde Smith III 12:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 4
Adrick McKinney 21:00 2-7 0-0 4-10 4 2 6 1 4 0 2 0 8
Connell Crossland 21:00 0-2 0-0 0-2 5 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-55 1-10 9-22 15 14 29 7 10 7 10 1 50
  36.4% 10.0% 40.9% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 10