Houston Falls 79-69 Against Rice - Game Recap
Rice earned a 79-69 victory over Houston on Wednesday, getting 21 points from Max Guercy at Autry Court.
Rice won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Rice got 18 points from Tamir Jackson and another 8 points from Austin Ramljak. Max Guercy contributed 4 assists, while Tamir Jackson cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Houston got 17 points from Joseph Young in a losing cause and another 15 points from TaShawn Thomas. TaShawn Thomas contributed 5 assists for them, while TaShawn Thomas had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 33-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 37 boards, while Rice only had 29.