Cyclones Over Beavers In Overtime
Nov. 30, 2007
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) -- Iowa State's Craig Brackins had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Cyclones used a 9-0 run in overtime to beat Oregon State 71-64 on Friday.
Rahshon Clark added 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Cyclones (3-3), who snapped a three-game losing streak.
Marcel Jones led Oregon State (3-3) with 17 points and 19 rebounds, and Roeland Schaftenaar added 12 points and 10 rebounds. The Beavers had won three straight for the first time since December 2005.
Oregon State's Josh Tarver made two free throw with six seconds left to send the game to overtime, but the momentum didn't carry into the extra period.
Iowa State broke a 60-60 tie with nine straight points, capped by two free throws apiece from Brackins and Clark. Brackins scored five points in the overtime.
The Beavers had the early lead Friday, hitting four 3-pointers on their way to a 14-6 lead. The Cyclones later used a 9-0 run, the last six points from Alex Thompson, to take a 29-28 lead with 2:56 left in the first half.
Iowa State led 31-30 at halftime, and then built an eight-point advantage early in the second half. But the Beavers crawled back into it, tying the score at 47 on a Seth Tarver jumper with 7:33 left.
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