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Recap - Iowa Defeats Ohio State 73-57

Luka Garza scored 24 points and added 11 rebounds for a double-double, leading Iowa over Ohio State, 73-57, on Sunday at Value City Arena.

Bettors who backed Iowa were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +2.5 at sportsbooks.

Iowa got 19 points from Joe Wieskamp and another 8 points from Keegan Murray. Joe Toussaint contributed 7 assists, while Luka Garza cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Ohio State got 15 points from E.J. Liddell in a losing cause and another 12 points from Justice Sueing. CJ Walker contributed 4 assists for them, while Kyle Young had 5 rebounds.

Iowa was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Iowa had a 31-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Iowa heads into a battle against Nebraska. Ohio State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Illinois.