NCAA East Regional 2nd Round @ San Antonio 8:00pm 8:50 tip-off
With both schools have won their conference tournaments, Iowa State in the Big-12 of course, and N.C. Central in the Mideastern Athletic Conference.
Iowa State is one of four schools nationally with three players averaging at least 16 points per game.
The Cyclones have had five different players score 20 or more points in a game this season.
N.C. Central is riding a 20-game winning streak into its meeting with the Cyclones.
The Eagles' defense is ranked #7 in the country.
Coach Hoiberg's Cyclones averaging 18.5 assists per game--#1 in the nation.
ISU #5 in the nation in scoring with 82.9 points per game.
The Eagles allowed only 58.5 points per game this season
The nation’s No. 5 offense should be able to control the tempo against the less athletic Eagles.
The No. 14 Eagles' chances of pulling off an upset rest squarely on the shoulders of the nation’s 17th-leading scorer, Jeremy Ingram,
Vegas odds: 75-63.1 Iowa State