White: Niang injury puts damper on Iowa State victory
Iowa State forward Georges Niang shoots over North Carolina Central forward Jay Copeland during the first half.
Posted: Friday, March 21, 2014 12:00 am
SAN ANTONIO — Life is fleeting, and if you ever doubted that, Fred Hoiberg will correct you.
One minute, the Iowa State coach was flying high after his Cyclones unleashed a 48-point second half on North Carolina Central for a 93-75 second-round NCAA tournament win before 11,690 at the AT&T Center. The next, he was contemplating life without his All-Big 12 forward, who had just turned in one of his best career performances.
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Friday, March 21, 2014 12:00 am.