On Thursday, Iowa State’s Talen Horton-Tucker hit five 3-pointers and scored 21 points, taking the fifth-seeded team past fourth-seeded Baylor 83-66 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament.
The Cyclones (21-11) also had key contributions from Marial Shayok who had 18 with four 3-pointers, Lindell Winginton with 16 points and Tyrese Haliburton with 13.
Iowa State faces top-seeded Kansas State or eighth-seeded TCU in the semifinals on Friday night.
Baylor will await to see their seed in the NCAA tournament on Sunday.
Iowa State is on to the semifinals against the winner of No.8 TCU and first-seeded Kansas State on Friday night.
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