Dec. 09, 2013
HOUSTON (AP) - TaShawn Thomas scored 19 points and added 9 rebounds for the University of Houston Men's Basketball team to lead the Cougars to an 89-58 win against Alcorn State in a game presented by Houston Hilton Medical Center inside Hofheinz Pavilion on Monday evening.
Danrad Knowles added 19 points for Houston, which improved to 5-0 all-time against the Braves (3-5).
LeAntwan Luckett scored 17 points for Alcorn State, who have dropped three straight games, fell to 0-4 on the road and have not won a game since Nov. 18 against Dillard University.
Marquis Vance added 14 points for the Braves, who have given up at least 88 points in each of the five meetings against Houston.
With the win, Houston improved to 6-1 at home. Jherrod Stiggers added 16 points for the Cougars, who are off until Saturday when they play at Louisiana-Lafayette.