Houston Defeats South Florida 78-69 - Recap

Houston Defeats South Florida 78-69 - Recap

Houston got 17 points from Danuel House as they ran past South Florida 78-69 on Tuesday at Hofheinz Pavilion.

Houston was a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

L.J. Rose had 16 points for Houston and Jherrod Stiggers chipped in with 15 points. L.J. Rose had 5 assists for them, while Danuel House was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

South Florida got 25 points from Victor Rudd in a losing cause and another 19 points from Martino Brock. Josh Heath contributed 8 assists for them, while John Egbunu had 8 rebounds.

Houston led at halftime, 32-30.

Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-28.