AMES, Iowa -- Jamar Samuels notched his first career double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds as Kansas State rallied to beat Iowa State 50-46 Saturday.
Clemente gave the Wildcats their biggest lead 49-43, on a 3 with 1:19 to go, but Iowa State's Lucca Staiger answered with a 3. The Cyclones got the ball back with 25 seconds left after a Kansas State miss, but Brackins missed a long 3 and the Wildcats clinched it at the line.
Kansas State (19-8, 7-5) trailed by as much as 10 before taking the lead midway through the second half.
Brackins had 24 points to lead Iowa State (13-14, 2-10), but he shot just 1-of-9 in the second half. The Cyclones lost for the ninth time in 10 games and fell below .500.