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Iowa defeats Penn State at home

IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- Iowa hosting Penn State this afternoon, still looking to get above .500 for a shot at N.I.T. Senior Day.

We pick it up in the 1st, Iowa up by two just before the half. Penn State's Taylor Battle kicks this out to Jamelle Cornley for two. Game tied 24-24 at half.

In the second, Senior Cyrus Tate puts the Hawks ahead on this trick shot of a layup. Hawks up 35-34.

And is this deja vu, only this time it's Jarryd Cole with the lay-up, again, Iowa leads by one. But just before the end of regulation Penn State's Stanley Pringle on this fast break. He gets the shot and the foul. Penn state takes the 56-54 lead.

It's not over yet, Iowa's Jake Kelly down low to Cole again. Game tied at 56 in regulation. It was a close one, Hawks win it in double overtime.

FINAL SCORE 75-67

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