2:00 PM ET, January 23, 2010
James H. Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa
Aldrich ties season high with 19 points; Kansas crushes Iowa State
AMES, Iowa -- If Kansas center Cole Aldrich's junior season hadn't hit bottom, it was certainly getting there. Not only was Aldrich in the midst of a midseason slump, the recent death of his grandmother weighed heavily on his mind.Aldrich snapped out of his funk with a performance that, until recently, was what folks expected from him. He tied a season high with 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as No. 3 Kansas cruised past Iowa State 84-61 on Saturday for its fourth straight win.
• Kansas beat Iowa State for the ninth straight meeting and is 18-1.
• Cole Aldrich led Kansas with 19 points (8-for-11 shooting) and 11 rebounds, his seventh double-double of the season.
• Iowa State has lost 17 straight games vs. ranked opponents.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||36-77 (.468)||20-53 (.377)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-17 (.176)||4-10 (.400)|
|FT Made-Attempted||9-10 (.900)||17-26 (.654)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||14 (0/0)|