American Athletic Conference Tournament - Houston vs Southern Methodist Recap - Houston Wins 68-64
Houston got 19 points from Jherrod Stiggers en route to a 68-64 victory over Southern Methodist on Thursday at FedExForum.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10-point spread as an underdog.
Houston got 16 points from L.J. Rose and another 14 points from TaShawn Thomas. L.J. Rose contributed 4 assists, while TaShawn Thomas cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got a 14-point performance from Cannen Cunningham, who was supported by 13 points from Markus Kennedy. Nic Moore had 8 assists in a losing cause for Southern Methodist, while Markus Kennedy grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Southern Methodist were victorious, as the score was 38-29 at the break.
Houston had a 34-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.