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Melsahn Basabe scored 15 of his 17 points in the first half as Iowa throttled Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 88-59 on Saturday.
Devyn Marble added 15 points for the Hawkeyes (6-2), who never trailed and used a 20-0 run in the first half to bounce back from two straight losses.
Joy Williamson scored 14 points to lead Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-5).
Basabe came off the bench to spark Iowa's big first-half rally. The junior scored the final 13 points of the 20-0 run during a seven-minute stretch of the half. Basabe made 5 of 6 field goals and 7 of 8 free throws for the game.
Iowa freshman Adam Woodbury added 13 points and five rebounds. Josh Oglesby scored 12 points.
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Iowa stopped a two-game losing streak with a 88-59 blowout win against Texas A&M Corpus Christi Saturday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Melsahn Basabe led the winners with 17 points and five rebounds.
Tom Brands and the Iowa Hawkeyes dominated the Cyclones on Saturday night. See post-match video here.