Grambling vs Houston

Houston 87, Grambling St. 47

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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.

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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
Texas So.5-09-960
Southern U.4-28-11283
Ark.-PB3-24-15339
Jackson St.3-37-12307
Alcorn St.3-36-11324
Prairie View2-35-14294
Alabama St.2-34-13347
Miss. Val.2-32-16319
Grambling2-46-12342
Alabama A&M1-41-15351

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati6-016-216
SMU6-116-434
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa4-110-7108
Memphis4-214-5110
Houston4-314-661
UConn2-47-11153
E. Carolina1-59-10223
Tulane1-54-14267
Temple1-610-1072
So. Florida0-66-11287
 
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MOST 44
OHST 69 Final
RI 58
BYU 68 Final
ND 78
SAM 54 Final
MEMP 65
JXST 58 Final
UNLV 77