UAB vs Houston Recap - Houston Wins 66-61
Houston got 17 points from TaShawn Thomas as they ran past UAB 66-61 on Saturday at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston was a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Houston got 14 points from Joseph Young and another 11 points from Jherrod Stiggers. J.J. Thompson contributed 5 assists, while TaShawn Thomas cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
UAB got a 20-point performance from Jordan Swing, who was supported by 14 points from Terence Jones. Jordan Swing had 7 assists in a losing cause for UAB, while Fahro Alihodzic grabbed 7 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 33-26.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 30 boards, while UAB only had 27.