DES MOINES, Iowa, Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Georges Niang and Melvin Ejim each put in 22 points Saturday and No. 18 Iowa State got past Northern Iowa 91-82 in overtime.
DeAndre Kane and Dustin Hogue both had double-doubles, with Kane providing 18 points with 11 rebounds and Hogue racking up 17 points and 14 boards, as the Cyclones (7-0) geared up for a rivalry game with Iowa set for Friday.
The Panthers (3-5) came up a bit short despite 23 points and seven rebounds from Nate Buss.
Wes Washpun added 18 points.