Southern Methodist Downs Houston 75-68 - Match Report
Southern Methodist got a 28-point performance from Nic Moore as they ran past Houston 75-68 on Sunday at Hofheinz Pavilion.
Southern Methodist won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites.
Southern Methodist got 15 points from Markus Kennedy and another 10 points from Nick Russell. Nick Russell contributed 3 assists, while Markus Kennedy cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Houston got a 22-point performance from Danuel House, who was supported by 13 points from TaShawn Thomas. Jherrod Stiggers had 3 assists in a losing cause for Houston, while TaShawn Thomas grabbed 11 rebounds.
Southern Methodist trailed at halftime, 31-25.
The rebound battle favored Southern Methodist as they grabbed 33 boards, while Houston only had 29.