Kansas vs Iowa State Wrap - Kansas Wins 77-70

Kansas vs Iowa State Wrap - Kansas Wins 77-70

Naadir Tharpe scored 23 points leading Kansas to a 77-70 victory over Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum on Monday.

Kansas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.

Andrew Wiggins had 17 points for Kansas and Joel Embiid chipped in with 16 points. Wayne Selden, Jr. had 6 assists for them, while Andrew Wiggins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 19 boards.

Iowa State got 21 points from DeAndre Kane in a losing cause and another 15 points from Melvin Ejim. Monte Morris contributed 4 assists for them, while Dustin Hogue had 9 rebounds.

The rebound battle favored Kansas as they grabbed 53 boards, while Iowa State only had 36.