AMES, Iowa (KCRG) - Iowa State needed something positive and got it after defeating Kansas State at home on Saturday, 73-63. The win ended the Cyclones' four-game losing streak.
The Cyclones' offense clicked right from the start jumping out to a 21-2 lead. They led by as many as 21 points in the first half.
Kansas State didn't go down without a fight in the second half cutting the lead down to 54-48 with 7:22 remaining in the game. That's as close as the Wildcats would get.
Solomon Young led the Cyclones with 20 points.
Iowa State travels to Oklahoma on Wednesday at 8 p.m.