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Prairie View A&M vs Houston

Houston 80, Prairie View 75

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HOUSTON (AP) - TaShawn Thomas scored 22 points, grabbed nine rebounds and Houston hit eight 3-pointers in the first half to propel the Cougars to an 80-75 victory over Prairie View A&M on Saturday afternoon.

Houston (10-2) led by as many as 17 in the second half, but watched the Panthers claw their way back, cutting its lead to four after a Rasi Jenkins' lay-up made it 76-72 with 1:29 remaining in the game.

Daniel House, who scored 22 points while going a perfect 7 for 7 from the free-throw line, hit four free throws in the final 21 seconds to seal the deal for the Cougars. Houston was 21 of 26 from the line overall.

Joseph Young scored 17 points for the Cougars and Leon Gibson had 12 points and seven rebounds.

Jourdan DeMuynck led Prairie View (5-8) with 27 points on 10-of-21 shooting and Carl Blair scored 19 points, pulled five rebounds and had five assists.

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Prairie View A&M Panthers
J. Eleby, F121-20-01032
J. Montgomery, F100-10-03050
C. Blair, G376-125-655219
J. DeMuynck, G2810-216-651327
R. Gesiakowski, G271-90-04113
D. Chapman286-83-581215
R. Jenkins161-30-07132
M. Scott151-42-21015
P. Agho130-00-02000
R. Wright100-20-03030
C. Jones30-12-21002
B. Aina10-10-00000
Totals 26-6418-214092375
 40.6%85.7% 
Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F377-158-1091122
D. House, F346-127-773222
J. Young, G365-124-440017
J. Thompson, G311-70-30522
B. Morris, G100-30-01030
L. Gibson215-50-070412
T. Womack170-32-20322
J. Stiggers61-10-00103
J. Richardson50-10-00030
V. Izundu30-00-00010
Totals 25-5921-2637131880
 42.4%80.8% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.15-218-12140
Alabama St.13-417-9272
Southern U.13-416-15256
Prairie View11-613-17265
Jackson St.9-811-19316
Ark.-PB8-911-20308
Alabama A&M7-108-19331
Miss. Val.5-126-24344
Alcorn St.4-135-24348
Grambling0-172-25351

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU14-323-619
Tulsa14-321-847
Cincinnati12-521-938
Temple12-521-937
Memphis10-718-1280
UConn10-717-1276
E. Carolina6-1113-17222
Tulane5-1214-15208
UCF5-1312-17237
Houston3-1411-18253
So. Florida3-149-21261
 
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