Keegan Murray had 15 points, 8 rebounds, and three blocks to lead Iowa to a 68-51 win over Penn State in Iowa City on Saturday. After a tight first half the Hawkeyes outscored the Nittany Lions by 12 in the second half.
Kris Murray added 13 points and 4 rebounds off the bench for the Hawkeyes. Patrick McCaffery and Jordan Bohannon each had 11 points. Iowa improved to 14-5 on the season and 4-2 in the Big Ten.
Penn State only had one player in double figures with Jalen Pickett scoring 14. The Nittany Lions fall to 8-8 on the season.
Next up for Iowa is a home game next Thursday against Purdue at 8:00 p.m. We’ll have coverage on KJAN starting at 7:00 p.m.