Scores

Final

Rice 63

(10-10, 4-3 C-USA)

Houston 70

(11-9, 5-2 C-USA)

    8:05 PM ET, January 31, 2007

    Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    RICE 23 4063
    HOU 36 3470

    Top Performers

    Rice: M. Almond 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Houston: D. Dowell 16 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Rice Owls
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    P. Packevicius, F192-20-013144
    G. Killings, C313-80-4412236
    L. Williams, G293-102-402428
    M. Almond, F368-162-3181421
    C. Pflieger, G170-21-202121
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    C. Hagan, G131-30-000213
    R. Foster, G194-80-0012211
    C. Belton, G61-10-012112
    P. Britton, F283-61-257147
    A. Perka, F20-00-000010
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    25-566-151237152463
    44.6%40.0% 
    TEAM REBS: 1
    TURNOVERS: 14 (L Williams 2, M Almond 2, G Killings 1, P Packevicius 1, R Foster 3, P Britton 2, C Belton 2, C Pflieger 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 2 (M Almond 1, P Britton 1)
    STEALS: 8 (L Williams 3, R Foster 2, P Britton 3)
    3-PT FGS: 7-17, .412 (L Williams 0-3, M Almond 3-4, R Foster 3-5, C Pflieger 0-2, C Hagan 1-3)
    Houston Cougars
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    D. Dowell, F365-85-95120416
    J. Thorpe, F406-114-4251216
    R. McKiver, G384-1510-14164221
    M. Malone, G342-50-014135
    O. Lafayette, G384-162-3475412
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    R. Lee, G70-10-000100
    N. Mosley, C50-00-002000
    C. Jones, G20-00-000000
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    21-5621-301336121570
    37.5%70.0% 
    TEAM REBS: 2
    TURNOVERS: 10 (D Dowell 1, J Thorpe 1, O Lafayette 2, R McKiver 5, M Malone 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 4 (D Dowell 2, J Thorpe 1, O Lafayette 1)
    STEALS: 8 (D Dowell 1, J Thorpe 1, O Lafayette 3, R McKiver 1, M Malone 2)
    3-PT FGS: 7-33, .212 (D Dowell 1-4, J Thorpe 0-1, O Lafayette 2-11, R McKiver 3-12, M Malone 1-4, R Lee 0-1)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: Randy Heimerman, Rick Randall, Terry Moore
     Attendance: 6,115