HOUSTON -- Joseph Young scored 23 points and Houston coasted to an 87-47 win over Grambling State on Saturday night.
Houston (3-0) led 46-22 at halftime, shooting 51.7 percent from the field in the first half.
Grambling State (0-4) had 21 turnovers.
Derron Dobbs had 12 points for the Tigers. Terry Rose had 9 points and Dandridge finished with 8.
The Cougars have a 5-0 record in the series with Grambling State, which began during the 2004-05 season.
Joseph Price is in his first year as Grambling State's head coach.
Hawaii will play in the Fox Sports Pearl Harbor Invitational in December, part of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
An attorney representing ex-Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves wants a judge to disqualify the Wayne County prosecutor's office from Cleaves' sexual assault case.
The Big East has joined the ACC, Atlantic 10 and Colonial Athletic Association in forming a men's basketball officiating alliance.