Houston vs Louisville Recap - Louisville Wins 91-52
The battle between Louisville and Houston didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Houston was handed a 91-52 defeat on Thursday at KFC Yum! Center.
Louisville was a 19-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Louisville got 23 points from Wayne Blackshear and another 18 points from Russ Smith. Terry Rozier contributed 8 assists, while Wayne Blackshear cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Houston got 16 points from TaShawn Thomas in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jherrod Stiggers. Jaaron Simmons contributed 5 assists for them, while TaShawn Thomas had 11 rebounds.
Louisville led at halftime, 57-28.
Louisville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.