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Houston 82, South Florida 65


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TAMPA, Fla. - Quentin Grimes had 29 points and No. 8 Houston beat South Florida 82-65.

Tied at 25 at the eight-minute mark, the Cougars (17-2, 11-2 American Athletic) shot 58% in the first half and led 43-35 at halftime. DeJon Jarreau scored 13 of his 17 points in the first half and also had eight assists.

Houston pushed the pace in the second half and outscored USF 29-8 in the first 9:18 of the half to take a 72-44 lead. South Florida (7-6, 3-4) got as close at 76-61 with 6:01 remaining, but did not hit another field goal.

Justin Gorham added 11 points and eight rebounds for the Cougars.

David Collins led South Florida with 18 points and five rebounds. Michael Durr had 14 points and seven rebounds.

February 10, 2021



Houston
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
J. Gorham F 29 4-7 2-5 1-4 2-8 2 0 2 2 1 11
B. Gresham F 19 2-2 0-0 0-0 1-3 0 3 0 1 1 4
Q. Grimes G 35 10-21 3-5 6-10 1-4 2 0 1 1 3 29
M. Sasser G 33 3-9 1-1 0-6 0-2 7 0 3 0 2 7
D. Jarreau G 31 8-13 0-0 1-3 1-4 8 0 2 2 2 17
R. Chaney   21 3-3 0-1 0-0 2-6 0 1 0 1 5 6
T. Mark   14 1-3 2-2 0-0 1-2 0 0 2 1 2 4
J. Roberts   12 2-2 0-1 0-0 1-1 0 1 0 0 1 4
C. Tyson   6 0-2 0-0 0-2 0-1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Totals   200 33-62
(.532)
8-15
(.533)
8-25
(.320)
12-36 19 5 10 8 18 82


South Florida
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
A. Yetna F 26 2-7 1-2 1-6 0-1 0 1 1 2 3 6
M. Durr C 28 5-7 3-4 1-2 3-7 0 0 0 0 2 14
D. Collins G 33 6-9 5-7 1-1 2-5 4 0 2 3 3 18
J. Brown G 23 0-4 2-2 0-1 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 2
C. Murphy G 23 3-9 0-0 0-2 0-2 2 0 1 3 1 6
M. Akec   17 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-2 2 0 0 1 3 0
X. Castaneda   17 1-3 0-0 1-2 0-1 2 0 0 3 1 3
R. Tchewa   12 2-4 3-6 0-0 0-5 0 0 0 2 1 7
P. Oduro   8 0-2 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1
J. Chaplin   7 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 1 1 0 2
R. Williams   7 2-3 0-0 2-3 0-1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Totals   201 21-49
(.429)
17-25
(.680)
6-17
(.353)
11-32 11 1 5 15 14 65

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