No. 14 Iowa State women cruise past William & Mary

Brynn Williamson and Jadda Buckley scored 19 points each to help

No. 14 Iowa State remain perfect with an 85-65 victory over William

& Mary in the championship game of the Cyclone Challenge on

Sunday.

Nikki Moody added 14 points and Hallie Christofferson had 11 for

the Cyclones (11-0).

Kyla Kerstetter scored 12 points, and Marlena Tremba and Latrice

Hunter each had 11 to lead the Pride (3-8).

Iowa State used an 8-0 run to take a 10-2 lead less than 3 1/2

minutes into the game, then closed the first half with a 15-0 spurt

to extend the lead to 55-23 at the break.

Moody’s jumper in the opening minute of the second half put the

Cyclones up 34 – their largest advantage of the game. The final

margin was the smallest of the second half.