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Jayhawks Pass Another Tough Test

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Ames, Ia. -- Maybe Iowa State and Kansas are just destined to play overtime games.

It happened again on Big Monday at Hilton Coliseum, five weeks after they played an extra-session thriller at Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas.

The result was the same, too, sixth-ranked Kansas owning the extra five minutes to the tune of 18-6, this time for a 108-96 overtime victory against a Cyclone outfit that led by five points with 44.5 seconds left in regulation.

Iowa State led 87-82, then fell victim to Elijah Johnson, who took the game over with Kansas’ next eight points.

The final two were free throws with 4.9...

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