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Cyclones Beat UMKC, 110-51
AMES, Iowa – No. 17 Iowa State (5-0) shot 51.4 percent from the field and won the rebounding battle, 59-31 in a 110-51 win over UMKC (1-4) Wednesday night in Hilton Coliseum.
The 110 points scored by the Cyclones were the most since registering 112 vs. Southern-New Orleans on Dec. 29, 1998 and the 59-point margin of victory was the sixth-largest in school history.
DeAndre Kane paced five Cyclones in double-figure scoring with 20 points, going 6-of-7 from the field and 2-of-2 from beyond the arc. Matt Thomas drilled a trio of 3-pointers en route to a career-high 14 points and Melvin Ejim chipped in with 11 points and nine boards.