CBI Tournament - Houston Defeats Texas 73-72 - Recap
Houston earned a 73-72 victory over Texas on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Joseph Young at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog.
TaShawn Thomas had 15 points for Houston and Leon Gibson chipped in with 11 points. Danuel House had 5 assists for them, while TaShawn Thomas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Texas got a 25-point performance from Julien Lewis, who was supported by 17 points from Myck Kabongo. Myck Kabongo had 6 assists in a losing cause for Texas, while Prince Ibeh grabbed 11 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 37-31.
The rebound battle favored Texas as they grabbed 44 boards, while Houston only had 43.