Houston Defeats Temple 89-79 - Recap

Houston Defeats Temple 89-79 - Recap

Houston earned an 89-79 victory over Temple on Saturday, getting 24 points from TaShawn Thomas at Liacouras Center.

Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog.

Houston got 19 points from Danrad Knowles and another 13 points from Danuel House. L.J. Rose contributed 6 assists, while Danuel House cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Temple got 24 points from Dalton Pepper in a losing cause and another 18 points from Will Cummings. Will Cummings contributed 8 assists for them, while Anthony Lee had 6 rebounds.

Houston led at halftime, 43-39.

The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 36 boards, while Temple only had 23.