No. 15 Iowa St. beats No. 19 Texas 89-86

(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

AMES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State accomplished what it set out to do: respond to a brutal loss at Texas Tech with another big win over a ranked team.

But the Cyclones might be haunted by the final minutes of a game they nearly let slip away.

Georges Niang scored 19 points, Bryce Dejean-Jones had 18 and 15th-ranked Iowa State held off No. 19 Texas 89-86 on Monday night.


AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky19-0
2 Virginia19-0
3 Gonzaga20-1
4 Duke17-2
5 Wisconsin18-2
6 Arizona18-2
7 Villanova18-2
8 Notre Dame19-2
9 Kansas16-3
10 Louisville16-3
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RPI Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas16-3
2 Kentucky19-0
3 Virginia19-0
4 VCU16-3
5 Arizona18-2
6 Duke17-2
7 Villanova18-2
8 Gonzaga20-1
9 Wisconsin18-2
10 Utah16-3
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