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Hawkeyes beat Indiana State in NIT opening round

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Devyn Marble had 24 points in Iowa's 68-52 win over Indiana State on Wednesday night. Devyn Marble had 24 points in Iowa's 68-52 win over Indiana State on Wednesday night.

Iowa advanced to the second round of the NIT with a 68-52 win over Indiana State on Wednesday.

Roy Devyn Marble led Iowa in scoring for the 14th time this season with 24 points. Marble also added six assists, five rebounds and tied his career high with four steals.

Aaron White posted his fourth double-double of the season and eighth of his career. He had a career high 13 rebounds to go along with 11 points.

Iowa won its 18th straight home game against an unranked opponent, dating back to last season. Iowa improves to 17-2 at home this season.

Iowa has advanced to the second round of the NIT in back-to-back seasons.

The third-seeded Hawkeyes will host seventh-seeded Stony Brook on Friday night at Carver Hawkeye Arena. The Seawolves (25-7) beat Massachusetts, 71-58, in their first round game. Tipoff Friday is slated for 8:30 PM (CT) and will be televised by ESPNU.

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