Scores

Final

Chicago State 57

(3-11, 0-8 away)

Houston 79

(9-2, 6-1 home)

    4:00 PM ET, December 22, 2012

    Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    CHS 25 3257
    HOU 40 3979

    Top Performers

    Chicago State: C. Rosenberg 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Houston: T. Thomas 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Houston 79, Chicago St. 57

    Associated Press

    HOUSTON -- Joseph Young scored 24 points and TaShawn Thomas scored 21 to lead Houston to a 79-57 victory over Chicago State on Saturday.

    Young had five of Houston's six 3-pointers and Thomas also grabbed eight rebounds. Leon Gibson had 12 rebounds as Houston (9-3) took control early.

    Chicago State (3-11) led briefly in the first three minutes, but Houston raced to a 40-25 halftime lead and was ahead by as many as 27 points in the second half.

    Clarke Rosenberg had 16 points and eight rebounds for Chicago State, and Jamere Dismukes also scored 16 points.

    Houston shot 45 percent in each half while Chicago State finished at 34 percent from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHS
    HOU
    Points 57 79
    FG Made-Attempted 21-61 (.344) 26-58 (.448)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-23 (.261) 6-23 (.261)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-12 (.750) 21-25 (.840)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 27

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