Cyclones data: This is Iowa State’s first game in nine days. It had its home game against DePaul Sunday canceled because DePaul had a COVID-19 issue. The Cyclones beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff, 80-63, and lost to South Dakota State, 71-68.
Senior guard Jalen Coleman-Lands leads ISU with a 14.5-point average. He has played against Iowa five times, four at Illinois and last year for DePaul when he scored 17 points in the Blue Demons’ 93-78 win at Carver. He is 20-of-43 in 3-point shooting against the Hawkeyes.
Three other Cyclone starters are transfers. Javan Johnson, who came from Troy, is averaging 10.5 points and 6.5 assists.
Freshman 7-footer Xavier Foster of Oskaloosa has played nine minutes.
Solomon Young is ISU’s tallest starter at 6-foot-8.
Iowa State’s next game is Dec. 15 in Ames against Kansas State.