Houston vs Rice Final: 84-62 - Recap
Houston cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Rice out of the gym and running up an 84-62 score at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston was a favorite by 12.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Houston got 20 points from Joseph Young and another 18 points from Leon Gibson. Danuel House contributed 4 assists, while Leon Gibson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Rice got a 25-point performance from Tamir Jackson, who was supported by 14 points from Austin Ramljak. Julian DeBose had 4 assists in a losing cause for Rice, while Tamir Jackson grabbed 7 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 40-27.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-20.