North Carolina A&T vs Houston

Houston 71, NC A&,T 67

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HOUSTON (AP) - Joseph Young's go-ahead 3-pointer with 36 seconds left propelled Houston to a 71-67 victory over North Carolina A&T on Wednesday.

Darian Thibodeaux scored 13 points, including two free throws after Young's basket had put Houston up 69-67.

Jonathon Simmons also scored 13 and Young 12 for the Cougars (7-5), who won their third in a row. TaShawn Thomas had 10 rebounds and six blocks.

Marc Hill's 18 points and seven assists led the Aggies (4-11), who have lost eight straight. Nic Simpson hit all four of his 3-pointers and scored 14, Adrian Powell had 12 and DaMetrius Upchurch grabbed 10 rebounds.

The Aggies sank 12 of 24 3-pointers but only 14 of 42 on the rest of their shots.

Houston made 11 of 14 free throws to 3 of 6 for North Carolina A&T.

The lead changed hands 13 times, and neither team ever led by more than seven points.

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North Carolina A&T Aggies
D. Upchurch, F304-110-010038
A. Powell, F245-120-210312
L. Smith, F100-30-02130
M. Hill, G326-142-227018
A. Witter, G303-70-04018
N. Simpson235-70-040114
J. Underwood170-30-00320
R. Buck141-21-23133
J. Louisme132-60-04004
A. Estes70-10-01000
Totals 26-663-637121667
 39.4%50% 
Houston Cougars
A. Harris, F353-81-29227
T. Thomas, F314-81-310409
D. Thibodeaux, G364-92-256113
J. Simmons, G305-92-234213
J. Thompson, G221-50-02012
J. Young265-130-041112
K. Van Slyke112-45-51039
L. Gibson93-30-01006
Totals 27-5911-1437171071
 45.8%78.6% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Hampton13-321-11154
S.C. State12-419-15205
Norfolk St.12-417-17220
Beth.-Cook.10-614-18288
Savannah St.9-716-16277
N.C. Central7-913-19311
Md.-E. Shore7-910-22307
N.C. A&T7-910-22340
Howard6-1012-20328
Coppin St.6-109-22326
Morgan St.6-109-22327
Delaware St.5-117-25345
Florida A&M4-128-21349

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Temple14-421-1259
SMU13-525-513
Houston12-622-1088
Cincinnati12-622-1148
Tulsa12-620-1258
UConn11-725-1132
Memphis8-1019-15139
UCF6-1212-18219
E. Carolina4-1412-20217
So. Florida4-148-25229
Tulane3-1512-22231
 
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Ohio St 87
SETON 49 Final
Syracuse 75
GTOWN 71 Final
Louisville 68
Indiana 65 Final
Mich St 80
MOST 77 Final
CREI 65
LAM 64 Final
Kentucky 86
UConn 60 Final
S Florida 57
Miss St 52 Final
Baylor 54
CAR 75 Final
UNLV 124