AMES, Iowa (AP) -- No. 6 Kansas beat Iowa State 75-64 tonight in
Ames to snap a two-game road losing streak.
Darrell Arthur had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Mario Chalmers
and Brandon Rush each added 15 points for the Jayhawks (25-3, 10-3
Kansas led by as much as 22 midway through the second half, but
had to hold off the Cyclones (14-14, 4-9) down the stretch. Kansas
let a 57-35 lead dwindle to 64-55 with 4:04 to go as Iowa State
went on a 20-7 run.
The hole was too deep for the Cyclones. Chalmers hit a 3 that
effectively killed Iowa State's momentum, and Arthur added a layup
to make it 69-57 with 2:08 left.
Wesley Johnson had 20 points and Jiri Hubalek added 14 for Iowa
State, which has lost eight of its last 10.
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