February 4, 2014 in Sports

Cyclones win wild one over Cowboys

From Staff And Wire Reports
 
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Iowa State’s DeAndre Kane dunks the ball during the Cyclones’ triple-overtime win at Oklahoma State.
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Men’s basketball: DeAndre Kane had 26 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists to help No. 16 Iowa State defeat No. 19 Oklahoma State 98-97 in triple overtime on Monday night in Stillwater, Okla.

The win was Iowa State’s first in Stillwater since March 2, 1998, a span of 18 games.

Melvin Ejim had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Georges Niang scored 17 points and Dustin Hogue added 10 points and 13 rebounds for the Cyclones (17-4, 5-4 Big 12), who have beaten six ranked teams this season.

Le’Bryan Nash scored 26 points, Marcus Smart had 20 points and eight assists and Markel Brown added 19 points and 10 rebounds for Oklahoma State (16-6, 4-5), which lost its third in a row.

• Syracuse survives : Trevor Cooney scored a career-high 33 points, matching a school record with nine 3-pointers, and top-ranked Syracuse beat visiting Notre Dame 61-55 in a matchup of former Big East foes.

• Villanova blasts X-men: James Bell hit six 3-pointers and scored 27 points and Darrun Hilliard had 17 to lead No. 6 Villanova to an 81-58 win over visiting Xavier.

• Grizzlies win rivalry : Kareem Jamar scored 20 points and Michael Weisner had all 10 of his in the last 12 minutes as Montana held on for a 70-66 Big Sky Conference win over Montana State in Bozeman, Mont.

Jackets stop league-leading Ducks

NHL: Sergei Bobrovsky made 34 saves, Nick Foligno scored twice in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets also got goals from Ryan Johansen and R.J. Umberger in a 4-2 victory at the Anaheim Ducks.

• ‘Hawks outduel Kings: Patrick Kane had two goals and an assist, Nick Leddy had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks snapped their recent slump with a 5-3 victory at the struggling Los Angeles Kings.

• Wings blank Canucks: Justin Abdelkader scored early in the second period and again in the final seconds while Jimmy Howard finished off a shutout that Jonas Gustavsson started for the Detroit Red Wings in a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Canucks in Detroit.

• Pens outlast Senators: James Neal scored at 3:05 of overtime, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1. The Penguins have won 16 of their last 17 home games.

• Flyers slam Sharks: Matt Read, Michael Raffl and Claude Giroux scored in a span of 2:45 early in the third period as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated host San Jose 5-2.

Foye’s shot gives Nuggets win

NBA: Randy Foye hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer, and the host Denver Nuggets overcame a 36-point performance by Blake Griffin to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 116-115.

• Wizards beat Blazers: The Washington Wizards moved above .500 for the first time in more than four years, as they pulled away in the second half to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 100-90 in Washington.

• Bucks win on late shot: Brandon Knight made a 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds left and finished with 25 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 101-98 victory over the New York Knicks in Milwaukee.

• Thunder tame Grizzlies: Kevin Durant had 31 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, Serge Ibaka had 21 points and 12 rebounds and the Oklahoma City Thunder continued their home dominance, beating the Memphis Grizzlies 86-77.

• James carries Heat: LeBron James came within two rebounds of his first triple-double this season, and the Miami Heat won for the fifth time in six games by beating the visiting Detroit Pistons 102-96.

Chelsea knocks off Manchester City

Miscellany: Branislav Ivanovic scored on a 25-yard shot in the 31st minute, and Chelsea neutralized England’s most potent attack with a 1-0 win at Manchester City in a key Premier League showdown.

• Draw revealed for basketball World Cup : The United States will play Turkey in the group stage of this summer’s World Cup of Basketball in a rematch of the 2010 final. The Americans will also play the Dominican Republic, Finland, New Zealand and Ukraine in Group C. Host Spain, meanwhile, has a tougher Group A with European champion France, Serbia, Brazil, Egypt and Iran. Kevin Durant and Kevin Love have said they will return to the U.S. team, although the rest of the roster hasn’t been set.

• Northeastern thumps Harvard: Mike Szmatula had a goal and two assists, Clay Witt made 27 saves and Northeastern beat Harvard 6-0 in the opening game of the 62nd annual Beanpot tournament in Boston. The Huskies (16-8-3), advance to the championship round next Monday night against No. 2 Boston College or Boston University.


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