Iowa holds off North Carolina Central 73-63

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP)—Jarryd Cole scored a career-high 24 points on Saturday to lead Iowa to a 73-63 victory against North Carolina Central.

Iowa (2-4) built a 47-32 lead in the second half, but the Hawkeyes had to hold off a run by North Carolina Central (1-6). The Eagles pulled within six points at 55-49 and 59-53, both times on 3-pointers by Michael Glasker.

But Iowa regained control, leading 65-53 with 3:36 remaining on consecutive baskets by Eric May, Cully Payne and Cole.

Vincent Davis led North Carolina Central with 18 points.

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Michael Glasker Michael Glasker
7-12,  17 Pts
4 Rebs, 1 Assists
Jarryd Cole Jarryd Cole
10-13,  24 Pts
10 Rebs, 2 Assists

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