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.