Louisiana College vs Houston

Houston 106, Louisiana College 59

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HOUSTON (AP) - TaShawn Thomas had 22 points and 13 rebounds as Houston rolled past Louisiana College 106-59 Monday night.

The Cougars, who are off to their first 4-0 start since 1997-98, also got 17 points from Jherrod Stiggers, 14 from Joseph Young, 12 from Danuel House and 10 each from Leon Gibson and Brandon Morris.

Houston led 55-26 at halftime and hit the century mark when J.J. Thompson hit a jumper with 3:05 remaining.

Louisiana College, a Division III school that considered this an exhibition game, committed 30 turnovers and shot just 32 percent from the floor. Romanaski Williams and Anthony Gaines Jr. each had 12 points for the Wildcats.

Houston shot 51 percent from the floor and could have scored even more if not for a 21 for 39 shooting performance from the free-throw line.

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Scoreboard
Louisiana College (0-1)263359
Houston (4-0) «5551106

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Louisiana College Wildcats
R. Williams, F174-92-231512
D. Gardner, F121-10-04152
D. Sumner, G251-50-06102
P. George, G242-42-20437
D. Welch, G244-111-341110
A. Gaines213-86-950412
S. Johnson190-41-26021
K. Cottonham130-32-21102
K. Lewis111-40-00102
E. Atkins91-30-04233
C. Clark81-20-01113
D. Harleaux81-10-03223
T. Ray60-30-00000
J. Gallegos30-10-00010
Totals 19-5914-2040152759
 32.2%70% 
Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F2610-212-8130222
D. House, F252-68-1161312
J. Thompson, G233-73-40619
J. Stiggers, G216-90-071217
J. Young, G195-122-245214
B. Morris224-102-254110
L. Gibson153-64-471010
V. Izundu141-10-43122
M. McLean141-10-22022
T. Womack132-20-21314
J. Jones41-10-00102
D. Brooks21-10-01002
L. Paye20-00-00000
Totals 39-7721-39542316106
 50.6%53.8% 

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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IND 66 Final
UGA 53
MSST 49 Final
UNC 95
UCLA 70 Final
GTOWN 78
LBSU 72 Final
ARIZ 94
WSU 41 Final
KAN 78
NMEX 66 Final
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