ISU’s Clyburn scores 4th weekly Rookie selection

IRVING, Texas – Iowa State senior Will Clyburn was named the Big 12 Conference’s Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season after averaging 23.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in two Cyclone victories last week.

Clyburn, a former Marshalltown Community College standout and transfer from Utah, scored 20 points in a win over No. 13 Oklahoma State. He followed it up with 27 points and 10 rebounds for his seventh double-double of this season during Saturday’s win at West Virginia.

Iowa State (21-10) received the fifth seed for the Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship, which will begin Wednesday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.