Dec. 8, 2007
University of Houston vs. Southern University Game Notes
Dion Dowell recorded his second double-double in Houston's last four games with 24 points and 10 rebounds. He also recorded 22 points and a career-high of 16 rebounds against Coastal Carolina.
Dowell's 24 points was one point shy of his career-high 25 points against Morehead State in the first game of the season.
Dowell made six of his 10 three-point shots, equaling his career-best of six three-pointers against Charlotte in the first round of the 2006 Rainbow Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii. His 60.0 percent also was his season-best.
Kelvin Lewis equaled his career-high of 14 points against Southern. It is the most points he has scored as a Cougar. He also scored 14 points against Kentucky last season while playing at Auburn.
Lewis has started Houston's last five games and has scored in double figures twice this season. He also netted 11 points against Coastal Carolina.
Robert McKiver record a season-high seven assists against the Jaguars and scored 15 points for the Cougars. He scored 13 of his points in the second half.
Lanny Smith also handed out five assists for the third time in the last four games and fourth time overall this season. Smith also had five assists against Grambling State and Coastal Carolina after handing out eight assists against Texas Southern earlier this year.