Marshall vs Houston

Houston 103, Marshall 76

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HOUSTON (AP) - TaShawn Thomas had 25 points and 14 rebounds and Houston surpassed 100 points for the second time this season, defeating Marshall 103-76 on Saturday.

Danuel House and Joseph Young added 23 points apiece for the Cougars (16-11, 5-9 Conference USA), who scored 106 points earlier this season in a victory over Louisiana College.

Houston shot 60 percent from the field and hit 8 of 15 3-point attempts while snapping a three-game losing streak.

DeAndre Kane scored 27 points and Elijah Pittman had 22 for Marshall (12-17, 5-9), which has given up 100-plus points three times this season. Dennis Tinnon added 13 points and 12 rebounds.

Houston scored the final nine points of the first half to take a 44-28 lead and increased that margin to as many as 32 points in the second half.

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Marshall Thundering Herd
E. Pittman, F386-127-883222
R. Goff, F111-50-02052
N. Spikes, C242-31-23035
D. Kane, G3910-255-634327
D. Scarver, G140-72-41102
D. Tinnon354-94-5122413
T. Manning180-12-21002
D. Boykins110-20-01020
C. Martin71-20-02003
Y. Mbao30-00-00000
Totals 24-6621-2736101976
 36.4%77.8% 
Houston Cougars
D. House, F357-124-462123
T. Thomas, F3112-181-3145225
M. McLean, F263-56-972112
J. Young, G298-135-524123
T. Womack, G190-01-20631
B. Morris150-10-01410
L. Barnes112-50-04034
V. Izundu111-11-20033
J. Thompson102-30-00215
L. Gibson83-31-24117
J. Stiggers50-30-00020
Totals 38-6419-27422619103
 59.4%70.4% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316
 
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BAMA 52 Final
FLA 64
LOU 58 Final
SYR 53
BUTL 52 Final
VCU 84
MEMP 76 Final
UCF 67
WVU 65 Final
KAN 91
ND 64 Final
MU 72
STL 66 Final
GW 58
TEXAS 65 Final
OKST 78
WYO 42 Final
NMEX 53
PORT 52 Final
GONZ 81
MIAMI 76 Final
DUKE 79
KSU 64 Final
BAYL 61
IOWA 60 Final
IND 73
SJST 61 Final
LT 88
RUT 51 Final
GTOWN 64
ARIZ 69 Final
UCLA 74