Texas-Pan American vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 96-71
The battle between Houston and Texas-Pan American didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas-Pan American was handed a 96-71 defeat on Thursday at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston got 25 points from Joseph Young and another 12 points from Danuel House. J.J. Thompson contributed 6 assists, while Leon Gibson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Texas-Pan American got 14 points from Aaron Urbanus in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jesus Delgado. Aaron Urbanus contributed 5 assists for them, while Justin Leathers had 7 rebounds.
Houston hit the break leading 42-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 37 boards, while Texas-Pan American only had 24.