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 (2-0) «443377
San Jose State (0-2)264975

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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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati7-017-215
SMU7-117-437
Tulsa5-111-7115
Memphis5-215-577
UCF5-214-596
Houston4-414-770
UConn3-48-11150
Temple1-610-1072
E. Carolina1-69-11237
Tulane1-64-15258
So. Florida0-76-12275

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Boise St.5-212-688
Fresno St.5-313-7124
New Mexico5-312-892
Colorado St.4-312-8173
San Diego St3-311-7102
Wyoming3-413-799
UNLV3-410-10195
San Jose St.2-59-9165
Utah St.2-59-10191
Air Force2-59-11217
 
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