Houston vs San Jose State

Houston 77, San Jose St. 75

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - TaShawn Thomas and Joseph Young scored 17 points each, and Houston had clutch free-throw shooting down the stretch to hold off San Jose State for a 77-75 victory on Tuesday night.

Danuel House had 11 points for the Cougars (2-0), who protected their late lead by going 8 for 10 from the line in the last 46 seconds.

D.J. Brown scored 24 points and James Kinney had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (0-2).

Houston led 44-26 at halftime, but a 17-6 run brought San Jose State to within 69-64 with 1:08 remaining. But with the Spartans forced to foul, the Cougars capitalized.

Brandon Morris had 10 points, and Thomas added 10 rebounds for Houston.

Chris Cunningham scored 15 points for San Jose State.

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Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F377-233-5100217
J. Stiggers, F253-62-44029
L. Gibson, C101-20-01142
J. Thompson, G273-52-21539
B. Morris, G233-62-255010
J. Young256-115-652117
D. House164-62-432411
V. Izundu141-20-04022
M. McLean140-00-03140
T. Womack90-00-01000
Totals 28-6116-2338162277
 45.9%69.6% 
San Jose State Spartans
C. Cunningham, F337-111-352515
C. Jones, F191-31-22213
A. Brown, C273-70-27226
D. Brown, G387-137-745424
J. Kinney, G367-231-1101219
X. Jones211-43-63225
S. Smith141-21-22223
L. Pennington80-30-11040
L. Garrett20-00-00000
J. Williams20-00-01000
Totals 27-6614-2440162275
 40.9%58.3% 
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

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
San Diego St14-427-926
Boise St.14-425-940
Colorado St.13-527-729
Wyoming11-725-1071
Utah St.11-718-13144
Fresno St.10-814-17183
UNLV8-1018-15114
New Mexico7-1115-16172
Air Force6-1214-17240
Nevada5-139-22306
San Jose St.0-182-28336
 
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