Iowa State Defeats Florida Gulf Coast 83-72 - Recap

Iowa State Defeats Florida Gulf Coast 83-72 - Recap

Iowa State got 17 points from Korie Lucious as they ran past Florida Gulf Coast 83-72 on Tuesday at Hilton Coliseum.

Tyrus McGee had 16 points for Iowa State and Melvin Ejim chipped in with 14 points. Korie Lucious had 9 assists for them, while Melvin Ejim was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

Florida Gulf Coast got an 18-point performance from Chase Fieler, who was supported by 15 points from Brett Comer. Brett Comer had 8 assists in a losing cause for Florida Gulf Coast, while Eric McKnight grabbed 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Iowa State were victorious, as the score was 41-37 at the break.

Iowa State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-31.