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Final

(22) Iowa State 42

(5-1, 0-1 away)

Iowa 50

(7-3, 6-1 home)

8:30 PM ET, December 6, 2012

Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa

1 2 T
#22ISU 17 2542
IOWA 20 3050

Top Performers

Iowa State: N. Moody 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

Iowa: T. Taylor 11 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Iowa blows big lead but able to slip past No. 22 Iowa State

Associated Press

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Melissa Dixon hit a pair of key baskets down the stretch as Iowa beat 22nd-ranked Iowa State 50-42 on Thursday night despite blowing a 14-point lead.

Theairra Taylor and Dixon each scored 11 points for the Hawkeyes (7-3), who beat the rival Cyclones (5-1) for the fifth time in six tries at home.

Dixon broke a 39-39 tie with a 3 with 3:39 left, then hit a key layup with 1:26 to go to make it 47-42 Iowa State.

Iowa scored the game's first 14 points. But Iowa State tied it at 23 early in the second half and answered a 13-2 run by Iowa with 11 straight points, making it 39-39 with 3:58 left.

Nikki Moody had 12 to lead Iowa State, which played its third consecutive game without senior star Chelsea Poppens. She's still recovering from a concussion.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ISU
IOWA
Points 42 50
FG Made-Attempted 15-57 (.263) 15-51 (.294)
3P Made-Attempted 7-34 (.206) 4-16 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 5-5 (1.000) 16-25 (.640)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 14

Game Leaders

 
ISU
IOWA
PointsN. Moody 12T. Taylor 11
ReboundsH. Christofferson 13T. Taylor 9
AssistsN. Moody 5S. Logic 4
StealsN. Blaskowsky 3T. Taylor 2
BlocksA. Prins 1T. Taylor 1

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