AMES, Iowa -- Harper Kamp scored 14 points with 10 rebounds and California beat Iowa State 76-73 on Saturday, handing the Cyclones their second straight loss.
Mark Frison-Sanders scored 12 for the Bears (5-2), who survived a frantic final minute to win their first true road game of the season.
Jorge Gutierrez found Bak Bak alone underneath for a 3-point play with 35 seconds left, putting Cal ahead 72-69. Bak then stripped Iowa State's (6-2) Diante Garrett driving through the lane and hit two free throws to put the Bears ahead by five with 27 seconds to go.
Iowa State's Jake Anderson missed the second of two free throws with five seconds left, and the Cyclones were unable to get a potential game-tying 3-pointer off.
Scott Christopherson scored 25 points on a sprained ankle for Iowa State, which trailed much of the second half before rallying in the final minutes.
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