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Houston vs Tulane

Houston 96, Tulane 94

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Joseph Young scored a career-high 32 points, including the game-winner to lift Houston over Tulane 96-94 Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams.

TaShawn Thomas, Leon Gibson and Jherrod Stiggers had 14 points each to help Houston (18-11, 7-9 Conference USA) win its third in a row.

After Josh Davis converted a three-point play for Tulane to tie it 91-91, Young made two free throws with 54 seconds left to put Houston on top 93-91.

Davis responded with a layup and Kendall Timmons made 1 of 2 from the foul line with 12 seconds remaining to put the Green Wave ahead 94-93.

Young, with 2 seconds left, connected on a jumper while getting fouled. Young made the and-1 free throw to put Houston on top for good 96-94.

Kendall Timmons led Tulane (18-13, 6-10) with 22 points and eight boards. The Green Wave has lost four straight.

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Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F196-82-213514
D. House, F162-70-02144
M. McLean, F112-21-22155
J. Young, G379-1613-1329032
T. Womack, G284-50-04219
L. Gibson286-62-374414
B. Morris240-10-07330
J. Stiggers185-100-100214
L. Barnes80-12-20042
J. Thompson81-30-00012
J. Jones20-00-00000
V. Izundu10-00-00010
Totals 35-5920-2326233096
 59.3%87% 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F377-97-972221
K. Timmons, F325-1011-1382322
T. Drye, F133-50-11026
J. Callahan, G354-101-322410
R. Tarrant, G201-42-24555
B. Cherry233-63-631211
K. Mack214-66-931216
L. Dabney140-43-41113
J. Hook30-10-00000
L. Nwogbo10-00-00000
R. Sanders10-00-02000
Totals 27-5533-4734142194
 49.1%70.2% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Louisville15-331-6
Cincinnati15-327-7
Connecticut12-632-8
SMU12-627-10
Memphis12-624-10
Houston8-1017-16
Rutgers5-1312-21
UCF4-1413-18
Temple4-149-22
So. Florida3-1512-20

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23
 
Other games
NW 71 Final
MEMP 86
SYR 39 Final
GU 61
FLA 57 Final
UK 61
LAS 54 Final
STL 78
KSU 70 Final
OKST 76
PITT 81 Final
DEP 66
MU 69 Final
SJU 67
UCLA 61 Final
WASH 54
CLEM 49 Final
MIAMI 62
ORE 62 Final
UTAH 72
ND 57 Final
LOU 73
AZST 58 Final
ARIZ 73
NMEX 88 Final
AF 89
KAN 58 Final
BAYL 81
DUKE 69 Final
UNC 53
LOYMRY 48 Final
GONZAG 66