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Iowa State Falls to Kentucky

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Iowa State played with heart, but hear was not enough. The Cyclones lost to the Wildcats in the third round of the NCAA Tournament 87 to 71.

Iowa State made several runs at Kentucky with the help of forward Royce White, but in the end the Wildcats were just too much for the Cyclones to handle.

The Wildcat's freshman guard, Marquis Teague scored 24 points to help Kentucky get to the Sweet Sixteen.

Iowa State usually wins with the help of White and their dependable 3-point shot, but the Cyclones only made 3 of 22 shots from three point range.

The Cyclones hung with the number one ranked team fro most of the game but the Wildcats pulled away in the middle of the second half.

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