West Virginia vs Iowa State Recap - Iowa State Wins 69-67

West Virginia vs Iowa State Recap - Iowa State Wins 69-67

Iowa State got 16 points from Melvin Ejim en route to a 69-67 victory over West Virginia on Wednesday at Hilton Coliseum.

Bettors who backed Iowa State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8.5.

Korie Lucious had 15 points for Iowa State and Chris Babb chipped in with 11 points. Korie Lucious had 8 assists for them, while Melvin Ejim was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

West Virginia got 20 points from Jabarie Hinds in a losing cause and another 17 points from Eron Harris. Juwan Staten contributed 7 assists for them, while Kevin Noreen had 10 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Iowa State were victorious, as the score was 29-26 at the break.

The rebound battle favored West Virginia as they grabbed 41 boards, while Iowa State only had 35.