Memphis vs Houston

Memphis 89, Houston 55

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HOUSTON (AP) - Chris Crawford scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and Joe Jackson added 16 off the bench as hot-shooting Memphis rolled to its sixth straight win Saturday, 89-55 over Houston.

Will Barton had 14 points, 10 rebounds and four steals for the Tigers (12-5, 3-0 Conference USA), and Tarik Black chipped in 10 points, six rebounds and five blocked shots. Memphis was 34 of 61 (56 percent) from the field.

Alandise Harris led the Cougars (9-8, 1-3) with 18 points, and Jonathon Simmons added 16. Houston shot just 34 percent (19 of 56) in losing its third straight.

Memphis dominated from the outset, opening the game on a 12-4 run. Houston pulled to 13-9 after Harris hit two free throws 11:50 before halftime, but that set off another big Memphis run.

Houston got within 47-39 five minutes after halftime, but the Tigers put the game away with an 18-0 run.

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Memphis Tigers
T. Black, F304-62-461110
F. Hall, F163-60-04036
C. Crawford, G337-110-034319
W. Barton, G306-132-3102114
A. Barton, G243-70-05216
J. Jackson226-74-515216
W. Witherspoon182-34-43149
D. Stephens72-30-04014
S. Simpson60-20-00030
C. Holt40-20-01000
H. Tsafack41-13-32015
T. Draper30-00-00000
P. Laird30-00-01000
Totals 34-6115-1941152089
 55.7%78.9% 
Houston Cougars
A. Harris, F333-1012-1730318
T. Thomas, F223-80-05026
K. Van Slyke, F211-62-43024
J. Thompson, G303-90-04106
J. Young, G271-50-01222
J. Simmons307-121-150216
D. Thibodeaux210-20-03000
L. Gibson111-41-25023
J. Jones30-00-00000
D. Brooks10-00-00000
R. Stevenson10-00-00000
Totals 19-5616-243131355
 33.9%66.7% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
Western Ky.12-620-12117
UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU15-327-712
Tulsa14-423-1145
Temple13-526-1134
Cincinnati13-523-1137
UConn10-820-1577
Memphis10-818-1483
Tulane6-1215-16214
E. Carolina6-1214-19220
UCF5-1312-18256
Houston4-1413-19239
So. Florida3-159-23273
 
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PITT 57 Final
MU 62
Okla St 65 Final
Baylor 106
Mich St 74 Final
Nwstern 81
DEP 59 Final
Louisville 76
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Kansas 82
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Miss St 56
UNLV 67 Final
SDSU 69
PROV 55 Final
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TNTC 74 Final
MRST 82
Florida 79 Final
SC 65
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