March 04, 2016

HOUSTON (AP) Damyean Dotson and Rob Gray Jr. had 13 points each on Thursday night and Houston pulled away after a slow start, closing its regular season with a 69-56 win over Cincinnati.

Devonta Pollard added 11 points for the Cougars (22-8, 12-6 American Athletic Conference), who used a 13-0 run to move in front for good midway through the first half.

Cincinnati (21-9, 11-6) hosts No. 24 SMU to finish its regular season on Sunday with a chance to tie Houston for third place in the standings.

Houston had its largest lead of 16 early in the second and matched it at 50-34 with 11:18 left. The Bearcats got no closer than 62-55 before the Cougars closed it out with a 7-1 run.

Troy Caupain had 19 points, Jacob Evans scored 14 and Octavius Ellis 11 for Cincinnati. Gary Clark had 13 rebounds to go with his six points.

You May Like

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)