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Iowa State Notes

March 16, 2012

2012 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship

Second Round Game Notes
Game #4 Iowa State

Team Game Notes

  • Iowa State improves to 23-10 on the season.
  • The Cyclones' win pushed their all-time record in the NCAA Championship to 13-13. This is their 14th appearance in the event.
  • ISU evens their all-time record as a No. 8 seed in NCAA Championship to 1-1.
  • Head Coach Fred Hoiberg earned his first win in the NCAA Championship as a coach. He was 2-3 as a player for Iowa State in three appearances during a career spanning 1991-95.

Individual Game Notes

#2 Chris Babb

  • Dished out a team-high three assists. It was the fourth time this season he led ISU in the category.

#3 Melvin Ejim

  • Recorded his 16th double-digit scoring game of the season, the 32nd of his career.

#4 Chris Allen

  • Led the Cyclones in scoring off the bench with 20 points. It was the seventh occasion this season he led the squad in points.
  • Recorded his 23rd double-digit scoring game of the season, the 23rd of his career.
  • Connected on multiple three-point field goal attempts in a game for the 21st time this season.
  • It was also the 30th time in 33 games he has made at least one three-point field goal.

#11 Scott Christopherson

  • Recorded his 22nd double-digit scoring game of the season, the 56th of his career.
  • Scored multiple three-point field goals in a game for the ninth consecutive game, the 20th time this season, and the 59th time in his career.

#30 Royce White

  • Scored 15 points and collected 13 rebounds to earn his 11th career double-double.
  • Recorded his 24th double-digit scoring game of the season, the 34th of his career.
  • Pulled down double-digit rebounds for the 15th time in his career.