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Second half surge pushes ISU to 83-66 win over TCU

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 Georges Niang scored 23 as Iowa State pulled away from TCU in the 2nd half for an 83-66 win. The victory was the 19th straight at home for the #15 Cyclones.

Iowa State (16-4, 6-2 Big 12) struggled for the first 20 minutes, trading buckets with the Horned Frogs. The Cyclones went to halftime with just a 33-31 lead. A couple of early buckets from Niang sparked the Cyclone surge as ISU put some distance between them and TCU (14-7, 1-7 Big 12) late in the ballgame.

The Cyclones head to #9 Kansas on Monday. Iowa State defeated the Jayhawks in Ames in mid-January.

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