Scores

Final OT

Houston 84

(14-7, 3-5 C-USA)

SMU 80

(12-11, 2-6 C-USA)

3:00 PM ET, February 2, 2013

Moody Coliseum, Dallas, Texas

1 2 OT T
HOU 18 53 1384
SMU 35 36 980

Top Performers

Houston: J. Young 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

Southern Methodist: J. Jones 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast

Houston 84, SMU 80

Associated Press

DALLAS -- Jherrod Stiggers scored the first 6 points in overtime for Houston, including a 3-pointer, and the Cougars went on to record an 84-80 victory over SMU on Saturday.

Houston (14-7, 3-5 Conference USA) forced the overtime after trailing by 17 points at halftime. The Cougars outscored the Mustangs (12-11, 2-6) 53-26 in the second half.

Joseph Young led the way for Houston with 17 points. Stiggers had 16 off the bench, including 4 of 7 from 3-point range. TaShawn Thomas scored 15 points, J.J. Thomson scored 13 and Danuel House scored 10.

Nick Russell scored 22 points and Jalen Jones added 21. Ryan Manuel scored 15 points and handed out a career-high 10 assists.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HOU
SMU
Points 84 80
FG Made-Attempted 27-50 (.540) 27-59 (.458)
3P Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 8-19 (.421)
FT Made-Attempted 22-27 (.815) 18-25 (.720)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 17

2012-13 Season

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