Houston Baptist routs Ecclesia 101-47

HOUSTON (AP) Josh Ibarra had 10 points with 15 rebounds and Houston Baptist routed Ecclesia 101-47 on Tuesday night.

Ibarra was 4 of 8 from the field and had four blocks. Anthony Odunsi scored 19 points to lead Houston Baptist (5-7), which bounced back after losing at Arizona State, 98-79 on Dec. 26.

Jarvis Green scored 11 points to lead Ecclesia.

Odunsi made a pair of free throws to break a 17-all tie midway through the first half. David Gaut Jr. made a layup to pull Ecclesia to 31-27 with 3:26 left in the first half. The Huskies closed on a 9-0 surge to lead 40-27 at halftime.

Houston Baptist opened the second half on a 15-0 run and cruised from there. Ibarra scored five points and Odunsi added four points during the stretch.

The Huskies are 5-0 at home and open their Southland Conference schedule at Northwestern State on Saturday.

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