Prairie View A&M vs Houston

Houston 80, Prairie View 75

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HOUSTON (AP) - TaShawn Thomas scored 22 points, grabbed nine rebounds and Houston hit eight 3-pointers in the first half to propel the Cougars to an 80-75 victory over Prairie View A&M on Saturday afternoon.

Houston (10-2) led by as many as 17 in the second half, but watched the Panthers claw their way back, cutting its lead to four after a Rasi Jenkins' lay-up made it 76-72 with 1:29 remaining in the game.

Daniel House, who scored 22 points while going a perfect 7 for 7 from the free-throw line, hit four free throws in the final 21 seconds to seal the deal for the Cougars. Houston was 21 of 26 from the line overall.

Joseph Young scored 17 points for the Cougars and Leon Gibson had 12 points and seven rebounds.

Jourdan DeMuynck led Prairie View (5-8) with 27 points on 10-of-21 shooting and Carl Blair scored 19 points, pulled five rebounds and had five assists.

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Scoreboard
Prairie View A&M (5-8)324375
Houston (10-2) «463480

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Prairie View A&M Panthers
J. Eleby, F121-20-01032
J. Montgomery, F100-10-03050
C. Blair, G376-125-655219
J. DeMuynck, G2810-216-651327
R. Gesiakowski, G271-90-04113
D. Chapman286-83-581215
R. Jenkins161-30-07132
M. Scott151-42-21015
P. Agho130-00-02000
R. Wright100-20-03030
C. Jones30-12-21002
B. Aina10-10-00000
Totals 26-6418-214092375
 40.6%85.7% 
Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F377-158-1091122
D. House, F346-127-773222
J. Young, G365-124-440017
J. Thompson, G311-70-30522
B. Morris, G100-30-01030
L. Gibson215-50-070412
T. Womack170-32-20322
J. Stiggers61-10-00103
J. Richardson50-10-00030
V. Izundu30-00-00010
Totals 25-5921-2637131880
 42.4%80.8% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351

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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