Texas A&M 70, Houston 59

Saturday, December 1, 2012 6:30 PM
Location - Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas
Officials - Tim Gattis, Rick Hartzell, Jeff Smith
Attendance - 6423

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Texas A&M 42 28 70
Houston 24 35 59

Recap


Texas A&M 70, Houston 59
: Elston Turner scored 24 points as the Aggies held off a late run from the Cougars to win their first true road game of the season.
 
Kourtney Robinson and Ray Turner added 15 points apiece for Texas A&M (6-1), which shot 48.3 percent from the field and outrebounded Houston 39-24.

J.J. Thompson led the Cougars (5-2) with 16 points while Jherrod Stiggers and Danuel House chipped in with 12 and 10 points, respectively.

After a TaShawn Thomas jumper pulled Houston within 30-24 with 3:06 left in the first half, the Aggies closed the period on a 12-0 run, keyed by six Turner points.

The Cougars gradually chipped away at the lead and got as close as 66-59 when Stiggers made a 3-pointer with 1:16 left in regulation.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Turner has led Texas A&M in scoring in five of seven games this season. … Houston entered the game ranked sixth nationally in rebounding with 45 boards per game. … The Aggies host Stephen F. Austin on Wednesday.

Texas A&M Aggies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ray Turner 22:00 6-10 0-0 2-4 3 8 11 0 4 0 2 0 14
Kourtney Roberson 27:00 7-9 0-0 0-0 2 5 7 0 2 0 1 1 14
Elston Turner 37:00 10-21 4-9 2-2 2 3 5 0 1 0 0 0 26
J'Mychal Reese 23:00 0-4 0-1 2-2 0 2 2 0 2 0 4 0 2
Alex Caruso 29:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 7 1 3 1 0 2
Andrew Young 16:00 2-4 0-0 0-2 3 3 6 1 2 0 1 0 4
Fabyon Harris 21:00 2-5 0-1 2-3 2 1 3 3 1 2 0 0 6
Jordan Green 12:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2
Keith Davis 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Jarod Jahns 10:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-60 4-11 8-13 13 26 39 12 15 5 10 1 70
  48.3% 36.4% 61.5% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 10

Houston Cougars

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Danuel House 35:00 2-6 0-4 6-10 2 4 6 1 2 0 4 0 10
Joseph Young 33:00 2-9 1-4 2-2 0 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 7
J.J. Thompson 31:00 5-10 3-5 3-5 0 1 1 3 3 0 4 0 16
Leon Gibson 17:00 2-6 0-0 0-2 0 2 2 0 2 1 2 1 4
TaShawn Thomas 36:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 0 5 5 2 2 1 1 2 6
Jherrod Stiggers 22:00 4-8 3-7 0-0 1 1 2 1 2 2 1 0 11
Mikhail McLean 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Brandon Morris 9:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 2
LeRon Barnes 1:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Valentine Izundu 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tione Womack 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-49 7-21 11-19 7 17 24 9 15 4 13 3 59
  40.8% 33.3% 57.9% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 13