• My Scores
  • NHL
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • NCAA BB
  • Golf

Grambling vs Houston

Houston 87, Grambling St. 47

  •  

HOUSTON (AP) - Joseph Young scored 23 points and Houston coasted to an 87-47 win over Grambling State on Saturday night.

Young was 6 of 10 from the field, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, and had five assists. TaShawn Thomas added 14 points and a team-high eight rebounds. Danuel House added 10 points.

Steven Dandridge shot a jumper to put Grambling State up by one. Seconds later, Brandon Morris scored on a layup and it was all Houston from that point on.

Houston (3-0) led 46-22 at halftime, shooting 51.7 percent from the field in the first half.

Grambling State (0-4) had 21 turnovers.

Derron Dobbs had 12 points for the Tigers. Terry Rose had 9 points and Dandridge finished with 8.

The Cougars have a 5-0 record in the series with Grambling State, which began during the 2004-05 season.

Joseph Price is in his first year as Grambling State's head coach.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Grambling (0-4)222547
Houston (3-0) «464187

Related Video

January 30, 2015
Notre Dame on the rise (1:02)
January 30, 2015
Duke - Virginia preview
(1:06)
January 30, 2015
UConn in danger of missing NCAA Tournament
(0:57)
January 30, 2015
Bracketology Update 1/30
(1:40)
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Grambling Tigers
R. Higgins, F242-60-04024
S. Dandridge, F194-60-23058
T. Rose, G333-111-22039
D. Copeland, G252-21-24305
D. Hobbs, G251-80-04332
P. Roberson211-40-03032
J. Dobbs165-90-020012
D. Wheeler140-10-03010
W. Hornsby120-30-03020
B. Dorsett71-20-02013
B. Turner30-10-01000
C. Cobbins11-10-00102
Totals 20-542-63272047
 37%33.3% 
Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F236-112-381214
L. Gibson, F191-72-67014
J. Stiggers, G243-100-04309
B. Morris, G233-72-26219
J. Thompson, G233-60-01106
J. Young216-108-825023
D. House204-72-641310
M. McLean171-30-16002
T. Womack152-20-02104
V. Izundu111-21-22003
J. Jones20-00-00000
D. Brooks10-00-00000
L. Paye11-21-10003
Totals 31-6718-294514787
 46.3%62.1% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Alabama St.7-011-5224
Texas So.6-19-11137
Southern U.6-29-13254
Alabama A&M4-35-12323
Ark.-PB3-46-15295
Jackson St.3-45-15321
Prairie View3-45-15315
Alcorn St.3-54-16345
Miss. Val.1-62-18337
Grambling0-72-15348

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tulsa8-015-542
SMU8-117-422
Cincinnati6-215-525
Memphis6-313-777
Temple5-314-747
Connecticut4-311-882
Tulane4-513-8183
UCF2-79-11210
E. Carolina1-68-12258
So. Florida1-77-14227
Houston0-88-12255
 
Other games
SDSU 60 Final
MOST 44
OHST 69 Final
RI 58
BYU 68 Final
ND 78
SAM 54 Final
MEMP 65
JXST 58 Final
UNLV 77