Feb. 25, 2009
2008-09 Houston Cougars Men's Basketball Postgame Notes
Houston Cougars (17-9 8-5 C-USA) at Tulsa Golden Hurricane (19-9 9-4 C-USA)
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 Donald W. Reynolds Center Tulsa, Okla.
With Wednesday's loss, the Cougars fell to 19-18 (.514) all-time against Tulsa ... In addition, the Cougars fell to 7-11 (.389) against Tulsa in Oklahoma.
Wednesday's game is the only time during the 2008-09 regular season that the Cougars will face Tulsa.
This marked the fourth consecutive year that the Cougars played Tulsa in basketball... The series has been played at least once every year since the 2005-06 season.
The Cougars return to action at 3 p.m., Saturday, when they face Conference USA-rival Rice inside Tudor Fieldhouse in Houston on the Rice campus.
With 24 points, junior guard Kelvin Lewis recorded his 11th 20-point game this season and the 14th of his career... It also was his second straight 20-point game.
Junior guard Kelvin Lewis played all 40 minutes in a regulation game for the seventh time this season and during his career.
With Wednesday's loss, head coach Tom Penders fell to 3-2 (.600) against Tulsa during his career with all four games coming during his tenure at Houston... Penders also fell to 1-2 (.333) against Tulsa in Oklahoma during his career.
With Wednesday's loss, head coach Tom Penders fell to 47-28 (.627) in Conference USA games during his career... Penders also fell to 267-160 (.625) in all conference games during his career.