Garza leads No. 20 Iowa past No. 25 Ohio State 85-76

IOWA Metropolis, Iowa (AP) — Luka Garza scored 24 factors, and No. 20 Iowa received robust contributions from its bench in a 85-76 win more than No. 25 Ohio State.

It was Garza’s 12th consecutive recreation of 20 factors or far more in Massive 10 engage in, the longest streak for an Iowa participant in forty nine seasons and the most by any meeting participant in the previous 20 a long time.

Bakari Evelyn arrived off the bench to score 15 factors for the Hawkeyes. Joe Wieskamp experienced 13 factors, and Ryan Kriener included 12.

The Hawkeyes (19-eight, ten-6 Massive 10) opened the recreation with a 27-eight run in the to start with ten minutes. Ohio State (seventeen-nine, seven-eight) closed to within forty three-35 with forty one seconds remaining in the to start with half, and was within 9 factors on 3 situations early in the next half prior to Iowa went on an eighteen-eight run to lead sixty nine-fifty with 6:forty three to engage in.

Freshman E.J. Liddell led Ohio State with a year-substantial seventeen factors. Duane Washington Jr., experienced 15 factors. C.J. Walker experienced 11. Kaleb Wesson experienced ten factors prior to fouling out.


Iowa redshirt freshman guard CJ Fredrick missed his next consecutive recreation because of a proper ankle harm.

Fredrick, who has 22 starts off this year, is averaging factors for every recreation and is next on the staff with forty two 3-tips. He missed two games previously this year with a stress reaction in his remaining foot.

Massive Image

Ohio State: The Buckeyes, who experienced gained five of their previous 6 games, missing a minimal momentum heading into Sunday’s recreation with Massive 10 chief Maryland.

Iowa: The Hawkeyes prolonged their home profitable streak to 12 games and stayed among the prime teams in the league standings.


Ohio State: The Buckeyes moved into the poll this 7 days just after a 4-7 days absence. This decline could drop them out of the rankings.

Iowa: The Hawkeyes are off right until up coming 7 days, so they must preserve their posture, if not improve a location or two.

UP Next

Ohio State: The Buckeyes engage in at home against Maryland on Sunday.

Iowa: The Hawkeyes engage in at Michigan State up coming Tuesday.