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Career-night for Brackins lifts Cyclones to upset

by Bryan Goettel

HOUSTON (KWWL) - Craig Brackins poured in a career-high 38 points and pulled down 14 rebounds as Iowa State upset Houston on the road Sunday night, 71-67.  The win snapped Houston's 7-game winning streak.

The Cyclones trailed 27-26 at halftime, but that's when Brackins began doing most of his damage.  Iowa State grabbed the lead early in the 2nd and held off Houston late to get the win.

It's the Cyclones first victory outside the state of Iowa in over a year.

Online Reporter: Bryan Goettel

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