Oklahoma State Downs Kansas 72-65 - Match Report

Oklahoma State Downs Kansas 72-65 - Match Report

Marcus Smart scored 21 points leading Oklahoma State to a 72-65 victory over Kansas at Gallagher-Iba Arena on Saturday.

Oklahoma State was a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Oklahoma State got 21 points from Markel Brown and another 16 points from Le'Bryan Nash. Marcus Smart contributed 5 assists, while Marcus Smart cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Kansas got a 15-point performance from Andrew Wiggins, who was supported by 13 points from Joel Embiid. Naadir Tharpe had 5 assists in a losing cause for Kansas, while Joel Embiid grabbed 13 rebounds.

Oklahoma State hit the break trailing 26-25 before taking care of business in the second half.

Kansas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-24.