Houston vs TCU

Houston 54, TCU 48

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Houston's TaShawn Thomas led a dominate performance in the paint with 19 points and 12 rebounds as the Cougars defeated TCU 54-48 on Tuesday night.

The Cougars (6-2) nearly doubled up on the Horned Frogs (6-3) in the paint, outscoring TCU 32-18.

The Horned Frogs kept the nation's 19th-best scoring offense in check, but they couldn't keep up. TCU was the third-best team in the NCAA in scoring defense going into the game, giving up just 52.6 points per game.

Houston, which came into the game averaging 81.0 points per game - 19th-best in the NCAA - was held to its season low in points. But TCU shot just 33.3 percent, including 5 of 18 from 3-point range.

Joseph Young added 12 points for the Cougars, snapping a two-game losing streak.

Kyan Anderson led TCU with 20 points. Adrick McKinney scored 10 and had 20 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Houston (6-2) «272754
TCU (6-3)192948

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Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F298-173-4121219
M. McLean, F271-30-09022
D. House, F252-114-46009
J. Young, G282-78-951012
J. Thompson, G252-41-21135
T. Womack150-10-01410
J. Stiggers140-30-02010
B. Morris130-10-00120
L. Barnes100-20-01020
V. Izundu102-21-22005
L. Gibson41-20-13032
Totals 18-5317-224381654
 34%77.3% 
TCU Horned Frogs
D. Abron, F150-20-04030
G. Green, F151-50-02032
N. Butler Lind, G403-110-02426
K. Anderson, G377-192-523220
J. Ray, G120-21-22111
A. McKinney354-82-6200310
C. Crossland183-60-02126
C. Zurcher120-00-00210
C. Hill Jr.111-30-00023
T. Montigel50-10-01100
Totals 19-575-1339121948
 33.3%38.5% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati0-09-260
Houston0-09-273
Wichita St.0-08-212
SMU0-08-397
Memphis0-07-3130
Temple0-07-313
Tulane0-07-392
UCF0-07-345
UConn0-07-3112
Tulsa0-07-4163
E. Carolina0-05-4328
So. Florida0-05-6323

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
TCU0-010-07
Texas Tech0-09-143
W. Virginia0-09-111
Oklahoma0-08-130
Baylor0-09-2115
Kansas St.0-09-2167
Iowa St.0-08-241
Kansas0-08-223
Oklahoma St.0-08-2176
Texas0-07-390
 
Other games
TEXAS 41 Final
GTOWN 64
WCAR 64 Final
ILL 72
SDAST 64 Final
MINN 88
SEMO 65 Final
MIZZ 81
WMU 41 Final
MICH 73
LOU 80 Final
CHRL 38
USM 55 Final
ARIZ 63
NCST 69 Final
UCONN 65
UNLV 68 Final
PORT 60