Florida A&M Falls 81-76 to Houston - Recap
Houston got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Leon Gibson en route to an 81-76 victory over Florida A&M on Friday at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston got 19 points from Jherrod Stiggers and another 12 points from Brandon Morris. J.J. Thompson contributed 3 assists, while TaShawn Thomas cleaned the glass with 20 rebounds.
Florida A&M got 18 points from Jamie Adams in a losing cause and another 18 points from Reggie Lewis. Reggie Lewis contributed 5 assists for them, while Markee Teal had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida A&M were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-36.