Tulane vs Houston

Houston 82, Tulane 53

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HOUSTON (AP) - Jonathon Simmons scored 23 points as all five Houston starters finished in double figures in the Cougars' 82-53 victory over Tulane Wednesday night.

TaShawn Thomas scored 13 points, Joseph Young and Darian Thibodeaux had 12 points each and Alandise Harris added 11 points for Houston (14-14, 6-9 Conference USA). Leon Gibson grabbed 10 rebounds, Harris and Thomas each had nine rebounds and Simmons had eight as Houston owned a 41-27 edge on the boards.

The Cougars never trailed, led 44-30 at halftime and shot 60 percent from the field - 69 percent in the first half.

Josh Davis led the Green Wave (15-14, 3-12) with 22 points and 12 rebounds. He was the only Tulane player to score in double figures.

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Scoreboard
Tulane (15-14)302353
Houston (14-14) «443882

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Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F338-113-4123122
K. Thomas, F182-41-32015
R. Tarrant, G390-90-02510
J. Callahan, G283-122-22049
T. Rogers, G210-30-00020
J. Hook233-102-21109
T. Drye170-32-26002
L. Nwogbo113-60-00026
D. Monckton60-00-00000
M. Ziegenhagen40-10-00000
Totals 19-5910-132791153
 32.2%76.9% 
Houston Cougars
A. Harris, F305-61-291311
T. Thomas, F266-71-391113
D. Thibodeaux, G395-120-047112
J. Young, G305-90-005212
J. Simmons, G2810-161-185323
L. Gibson213-41-110027
J. Jones141-12-21104
J. Thompson90-30-00020
K. Van Slyke20-00-00010
D. Brooks10-00-00000
Totals 35-586-941201582
 60.3%66.7% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316
 
Other games
UMass 88 Final
Temple 90
MU 61 Final
Cincinnati 72
S Florida 58 Final
Louisville 51
MD 64 Final
NC 88
Iowa St 72 Final
Missouri 78
Ohio St 75 Final
Nwstern 73
SDSU 66 Final
Boise St 53
UNLV 59 Final
Colo St 66