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#11 Cyclones fall short at #8 Kansas

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 In a rematch of the two top teams in the Big 12 Conference, number 8 Kansas whipped 11th ranked Iowa State 89-76 at Phog Allen Fieldhouse.  The Jayhawk win avenged an 86-81 defeat at the hands of Iowa State last month in Ames.  Iowa State led by some early threes by Georges Niang led by as many as 6 in the first half.  But the Jayhawks ended the first half on a 26-13 run to lead 35-28 at halftime.

Niang finished with a game high 24 points but it wasn't enough to overcome Wayne Selden Jr.'s 20 points and Kelly Oubre Jr.'s 16.  Kansas now leads the Big 12 with a 8-1 record while the Cyclones fall to 6-3.

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