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      Iowa State rolls past UNC Wilmington


      Naz Long hit eight 3s en route to a career-high 26 points and Iowa State pounded UNC-Wilmington 95-62 on Sunday.


      Georges Niang had 16 points and DeAndre Kane added 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Cyclones, (1-0), who cruised to their 16th straight win in a home opener.


      Iowa State hit 15 3s - two shy of the school record set last year against Kansas - and closed the first half on a 38-9 run.


      Long had six 3s in the first half, becoming the first Iowa State player since 2008 to accomplish that feat.


      Chris Dixon had 15 points for UNC-Wilmington (0-2). The Seahawks lost to Iowa by 43 points on Friday.

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