Texas A&M-Corpus Christi vs Houston

Houston 87, Texas A&,M-CC 66


HOUSTON (AP) - Jonathon Simmons scored a game-high 22 points, including four 3-point baskets, to lead Houston to an 87-66 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Saturday night.

Houston (4-3) also dominated the glass 43-28 as TaShawn Thomas gathered 12 and Alandise Harris had 11. Thomas also blocked four shots.

Houston had three other scorers in double figures -- Leon Gibson (16), Thomas (12) and Joseph Young (12).

The Cougars had the game well under control in the first half, hitting 16 of their 30 field-goal attempts for a 50-33 lead at halftime. They also finished the game with 26 second-chance points.

Hameed Ali led Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-5) with 15 points, and Terence Jones scored 12.

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (1-5)333366
Houston (4-3) «503787

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
M. Dempsey, F271-71-23123
J. Pope-Didier, F192-50-06134
J. Jordan, G302-74-87548
C. Hawkins-Mast, G183-92-40128
T. Jones, G185-90-010112
H. Ali275-83-310215
J. Kocher183-52-24029
N. Maxey180-20-00030
J. Smith151-55-65007
T. Wang100-00-00000
Totals 22-5717-252881966
Houston Cougars
A. Harris, F293-101-211137
T. Thomas, F294-114-4122212
J. Young, G274-82-212212
D. Thibodeaux, G253-70-02606
J. Simmons, G245-78-1062122
J. Thompson222-72-21108
L. Barnes201-12-44044
L. Gibson186-84-440516
D. Brooks30-10-00000
R. Stevenson30-00-00000
Totals 28-6023-2843141787
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