Scores

Final

TX-Pan American 71

(7-10, 1-7 away)

Houston 96

(11-2, 8-1 home)

8:00 PM ET, January 3, 2013

Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas

1 2 T
UTPA 36 3571
HOU 42 5496

Top Performers

Texas-Pan American: J. Delgado 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Houston: J. Young 25 Pts, 2 Reb

Houston 96, Texas-Pan American 71

Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Joseph Young scored 25 points, leading five players in double figures, to give Houston a 96-71 victory over Texas Pan-American on Thursday night.

Young was 7 of 9 from 3-point range. Danuel House and J.J. Thompson scored 12 points apiece. TaShawn Thomas and Jherrod Stiggers added 10 apiece. Leon Gibson had eight points and a team-high eight rebounds. Thompson also had six assists for the Cougars (11-2).

Houston led 42-36 at halftime and never trailed in the second half. Houston shot 54.8 percent from the field for the game, while the Broncos shot 50.9 percent. Houston won the rebound battle 37-24.

Aaron Urbanus led the Broncos (7-10) with 14 points. Jesus Delgado scored 12, and Justin Leathers and Brandon Provost had 10 points apiece. Leathers had seven rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTPA
HOU
Points 71 96
FG Made-Attempted 29-57 (.509) 34-62 (.548)
3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 13-24 (.542)
FT Made-Attempted 6-9 (.667) 15-20 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 30

2012-13 Season

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