Tulsa vs Houston

Houston 70, Tulsa 69

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HOUSTON (AP) - Jonathon Simmons scored 19 points, including the winning free throw in the final second of overtime, and Houston held off Tulsa 70-69 Wednesday night in the Conference USA opener for both schools.

J.J. Thompson had 15 points for the Cougars (9-5) while TaShawn Thomas had 12 points and Alandise Harris added 10 for Houston.

Steven Idlet led the Golden Hurricane (7-8) with 22 points. Eric McClellan had 14 points and Jordan Clarkson and D.J. Magley each scored 12. McClellan's basket with 12 seconds left in overtime tied the game for the 13th and final time,

Simmons could have won the game in regulation, but missed the second of two free throws with a second to play, leaving the game tied at 65.

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Tulsa Golden Hurricane
S. Idlet, F298-126-654422
K. Maduka, C171-20-04052
J. Clarkson, G386-150-011012
T. Peete, G310-41-20311
S. Haralson, G290-52-25122
D. Magley306-80-180512
E. McClellan275-84-512214
J. Richard222-50-05034
D. Wishon20-00-00000
Totals 28-5913-1631112269
 47.5%81.3% 
Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F376-110-150212
A. Harris, F313-84-872210
J. Simmons, G374-811-1370419
D. Thibodeaux, G350-20-02130
J. Thompson, G303-58-911215
J. Young333-72-23319
L. Gibson162-40-02044
K. Van Slyke60-01-21021
Totals 21-4526-353272070
 46.7%74.3% 
Western Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.11-120-780
New Mex. St.9-323-552
Grand Canyon9-320-9149
UMKC7-515-14186
Seattle5-713-14296
Utah Valley4-812-15239
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-1010-19304
Chicago St.1-116-23317

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati14-125-314
SMU14-124-419
Houston10-519-859
UConn9-614-13106
UCF9-718-1091
Memphis8-718-10113
Tulsa7-813-14116
E. Carolina5-1013-15226
Temple5-1114-15114
Tulane2-135-22281
So. Florida1-157-20293
 
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MU 70 Final
GTOWN 73
DUKE 73 Final
Temple 78
EKY 67 Final
MRST 76
K-State 49 Final
Kansas 67
Syracuse 87 Final
PROV 73