Mason 25 points as Baylor beats No. 20 Iowa State 73-70
WACO, Texas (AP) – Makai Mason scored 25 points, including five free throws in the final 38 seconds as Baylor held on to beat No. 20 Iowa State 73-70 .
Iowa State (12-3, 2-1 Big 12) was coming off a 17-point home win over then-No. 5 Kansas three days earlier. The Cyclones had won five in a row.
Marial Shayok had 19 points to lead Iowa State. Lindell Wigginton and Michael Jacobson had 11 each.
UP NEXT Iowa State, which is 8-0 at home this season, is back at Hilton Coliseum to play Kansas State on Saturday.
Illinois State downs Northern Iowa 70-69
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) – Milik Yarbrough scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds, Phil Fayne added 19 points with seven boards, and Illinois State held off Northern Iowa 70-69 on Tuesday night.
A.J. Green scored 19 points with three 3-pointers for Northern Iowa (6-10, 1-2). Former Senior prep Luke McDonnell had 6 points and 4 rebounds, former Western Dubuque prep Spencer Haldeman had 7 points and a rebound.