Iowa 82, Drake 68
Matt Gatens led five Hawkeyes in double figures with 20 points
and Iowa knocked off Drake 82-68 to snap a two-game losing
Bryce Cartwright added 12 points for the Hawkeyes (6-5), who
also avoided a sweep at the hands of their instate rivals.
Iowa raced out to a 14-point halftime lead and, despite a brief
run by the Bulldogs midway through the second half, cruised to
their third straight win over Drake.
Rayvonte Rice led Drake (6-4) with 23 points, 19 of those coming
in the second half. Ben Simons, the Bulldogs leading scorer,
suffered through foul trouble and had just five points.