Virginia Tech gets by Iowa, 70-64
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP)—Malcolm Delaney scored 18 points, Terrell Bell added 13 and Virginia Tech held on to beat host Iowa 70-64 Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge
The Hokies (5-1) committed just five turnovers and finished a four-game road swing with three wins.
Iowa cut Virginia Tech’s lead to 63-59 with just under two minutes left. But Dorenzo Hudson nailed a long 3 with 1:33 left and the shot clock set to expire, and Bell sealed the victory with a dunk following a fight for a loose ball with 17 seconds remaining.
Victor Davila and Jeff Allen each had 10 points for the Hokies, who are now 2-3 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge—with both wins coming against Iowa.
Anthony Tucker had a season-high 24 points for the Hawkeyes (2-5), who lost despite shooting 44 percent from 3-point range.