Kansas 108, Iowa St. 96

Monday, February 25, 2013 9:00 PM
Location - James H. Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa
Officials - Tom O'Neill, Bert Smith, Mark Whitehead
Attendance - 14376

Final Scoring Summary

FinalOT 1 2 X T
Kansas 41 49 18 108
Iowa St. 40 50 6 96

Recap


No. 5 Kansas 108, Iowa State 96 (OT):
Elijah Johnson scored a career-high 39 points as the visiting Jayhawks ended the Cyclones’ 22-game home-winning streak and remained tied atop the Big 12 standings.

Travis Releford contributed 19 points, Jeff Withey had 13 points and 10 rebounds and Kevin Young finished with 13 points and nine rebounds for Kansas (24-4, 12-3 Big 12).

The Cyclones (19-9, 9-6) set a school record by making 17 3-pointers on 41 attempts. Korie Lucious scored a season-high 23 points, Tyrus McGee shot 6-for-10 from 3-point range and matched his career-high with 22 points and Georges Niang scored 15 for Iowa State.

Iowa State forward Melvin Ejim, the leading rebounder in the Big 12 (9.7), fouled out with 3:33 remaining in regulation and the Cyclones up by six. The Jayhawks took advantage, tying the score at 90 on two free throws by Johnson with 4.9 seconds left in regulation.

Johnson, who had nine points at the half, scored 12 in overtime to put the Cyclones away. Kansas leading scorer Ben McLemore, who tallied a season-high 33 points in another overtime victory against Iowa State last month, matched his season low with seven points.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Johnson scored the most points in a Big 12 game this season. … Kansas coach Bill Self earned his 500th career victory. ... Iowa State has converted 10 or more 3-pointers in seven straight games.

Kansas Jayhawks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kevin Young 23:00 6-8 0-0 1-2 3 6 9 1 5 0 1 0 13
Elijah Johnson 37:00 13-22 6-10 7-7 2 3 5 7 4 0 3 0 39
Ben McLemore 38:00 2-6 0-1 3-3 0 3 3 4 2 0 1 0 7
Jeff Withey 36:00 5-7 0-0 3-5 2 8 10 2 5 1 4 0 13
Travis Releford 42:00 6-12 5-9 2-4 1 3 4 3 2 2 3 0 19
Naadir Tharpe 26:00 3-7 2-5 1-2 0 3 3 4 3 1 3 0 9
Jamari Traylor 8:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0
Perry Ellis 15:00 2-5 0-0 4-4 1 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 8
TOTAL 225 37-68 13-25 21-27 9 32 41 21 22 5 15 1 108
  54.4% 52.0% 77.8% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 15

Iowa St. Cyclones

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Korie Lucious 39:00 5-13 3-7 10-12 0 4 4 5 4 0 3 0 23
Will Clyburn 38:00 4-9 2-3 6-8 2 5 7 0 0 2 2 0 16
Melvin Ejim 22:00 2-5 0-2 0-0 3 4 7 0 5 1 0 1 4
Georges Niang 31:00 3-17 3-9 6-6 0 2 2 7 5 0 0 0 15
Chris Babb 39:00 2-7 2-7 5-6 0 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 11
Tyrus McGee 33:00 8-15 6-10 0-0 3 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 22
Bubu Palo 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
Anthony Booker 13:00 1-4 1-3 2-2 2 3 5 0 2 0 1 0 5
Percy Gibson 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 225 25-70 17-41 29-34 10 21 31 16 19 4 7 1 96
  35.7% 41.5% 85.3% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 7