Houston vs San Jose State

Houston 77, San Jose St. 75

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - TaShawn Thomas and Joseph Young scored 17 points each, and Houston had clutch free-throw shooting down the stretch to hold off San Jose State for a 77-75 victory on Tuesday night.

Danuel House had 11 points for the Cougars (2-0), who protected their late lead by going 8 for 10 from the line in the last 46 seconds.

D.J. Brown scored 24 points and James Kinney had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (0-2).

Houston led 44-26 at halftime, but a 17-6 run brought San Jose State to within 69-64 with 1:08 remaining. But with the Spartans forced to foul, the Cougars capitalized.

Brandon Morris had 10 points, and Thomas added 10 rebounds for Houston.

Chris Cunningham scored 15 points for San Jose State.

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Scoreboard
Houston (2-0) «443377
San Jose State (0-2)264975

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Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F377-233-5100217
J. Stiggers, F253-62-44029
L. Gibson, C101-20-01142
J. Thompson, G273-52-21539
B. Morris, G233-62-255010
J. Young256-115-652117
D. House164-62-432411
V. Izundu141-20-04022
M. McLean140-00-03140
T. Womack90-00-01000
Totals 28-6116-2338162277
 45.9%69.6% 
San Jose State Spartans
C. Cunningham, F337-111-352515
C. Jones, F191-31-22213
A. Brown, C273-70-27226
D. Brown, G387-137-745424
J. Kinney, G367-231-1101219
X. Jones211-43-63225
S. Smith141-21-22223
L. Pennington80-30-11040
L. Garrett20-00-00000
J. Williams20-00-01000
Totals 27-6614-2440162275
 40.9%58.3% 
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

Mountain West
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Nevada14-428-729
Colorado St.13-524-1266
Boise St.12-620-1272
Fresno St.11-720-1376
New Mexico10-817-1486
San Diego St9-919-1498
Wyoming8-1023-15152
San Jose St.7-1114-16191
Utah St.7-1114-17181
Air Force4-1412-21251
UNLV4-1411-21241
 
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MVSU 60 Final
CINCY 102
UVM 49 Final
UCONN 67
MIST 67 Final
KAN 64
AST 54 Final
MIZZ 91
CLST 47 Final
MICH 77
DUKE 75 Final
UK 68
SDCC 57 Final
SDSU 91
UCIRV 79 Final
UCLA 80