Recap: Iowa vs. Central Mich
Iowa City, IA (Sports Network) - Roy Devyn Marble scored 18 points to lead the Iowa Hawkeyes to a 73-61 victory over the Central Michigan Chippewas in non- conference action at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Marble played all 40 minutes of the game and pulled down six rebounds for Iowa (2-0) in the win. Mike Gesell scored 15 points and dished out five assists, while Aaron White recorded 14 points and pulled down nine rebounds.
For the Chippewas (0-1), Kyle Randall scored 17 points while Derrick Richardson added 14 off the bench in the season-opening setback.
In the first half the Chippewas shot 28.6 percent from the field but due to their five three-pointers they went into halftime trailing by only three, 29-26.
The Chippewas shot much better in the second half, hitting 55 percent of their shots, but the Hawkeyes converted 55.6 percent of their field goal attempts and knocked down 5-of-9 beyond the arc to capture the double-digit win.
CMU was beaten on the glass, 40-32, allowed 17 rebounds at the offensive end of the floor and also turned the ball over 19 times.Game Notes