Cyclones dominant during second game in Italy

The following is a press release from Iowa State Athletic Communications.

SIENA, Italy – Michael Jacobson finished with 19 points and Tyrese Haliburton posted a strong all-around performance as Iowa State defeated the Siena All-Stars, 94-40, Thursday on the second stop of its Italian Tour.

Haliburton joined Jacobson in double figures with 10 points, while also pulling down six rebounds, dishing out seven assists and grabbing a team-high five steals.

George Conditt was the only other Cyclone in double figures with 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting.

The Cyclones had 23 steals to overcome 5-of-27 shooting behind the arc. Siena shot just 14-for-55 from the field.

Iowa State returns to action Saturday at noon (CT) when it faces the Ivory Coast National Team in Vicenza.

Jared Stansbury


Jared is in his sixth year covering Iowa State football and basketball for Cyclone Fanatic. He's the site's lead reporter for ISU recruiting. He worked as the site's intern for three years while studying Journalism in Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism. He started as the full-time staff writer in May 2016. Jared spent five falls covering Iowa high school football as a reporter for KMA Radio, 1460 KXNO and 1430 KASI.