Scores

Final

(17) Louisville 67

(11-3, 0-1 C-USA)

Houston 70

(9-5, 1-0 C-USA)

    8:00 PM ET, January 5, 2005

    Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    #17LOU 30 3767
    HOU 34 3670

    Top Performers

    Louisville: J. Palacios 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

    Houston: A. Owens 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Louisville Cardinals
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    E. Myles, F351-36-13211418
    F. Garcia, F324-73-4032513
    T. Dean, G170-30-003110
    B. Johnson, F-C120-00-012130
    L. O'Bannon, G-F232-74-4160010
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    L. Wade, F173-70-022026
    J. Palacios, F327-113-6241220
    B. Jenkins, G303-62-3133310
    B. Gianiny, G10-10-011000
    C. Current, G10-00-000000
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    20-4518-301035121767
    44.4%60.0% 
    TEAM REBS: 3
    TURNOVERS: 24 (E Myles 5, L O-apos;Bannon 5, T Dean 4, F Garcia 3, B Jenkins 2, J Palacios 5)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 5 (E Myles 1, F Garcia 2, L Wade 1, B Johnson 1)
    STEALS: 8 (E Myles 1, F Garcia 3, B Jenkins 3, L Wade 1)
    3-PT FGS: 9-22, .409 (L O-apos;Bannon 2-5, T Dean 0-2, F Garcia 2-4, B Jenkins 2-4, L Wade 0-3, J Palacios 3-4)
    Houston Cougars
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    E Cherrington131-20-001012
    R. Dyer, F313-113-4331410
    B. Latham, G232-42-201137
    A. Owens, G3910-250-1043227
    L. Smith, G313-124-4234412
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    A. Francis, F60-00-001020
    C. Lawson, G100-20-012140
    D. Jones II, F111-21-111123
    B. Shelton, G50-00-000010
    C. Hensley, G61-21-111013
    R. Hannah, F253-60-0716036
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    24-6611-131533112770
    36.4%84.6% 
    TEAM REBS: 4
    TURNOVERS: 16 (C Hensley 1, D Jones II 1, R Dyer 1, L Smith 7, R Hannah 2, B Latham 2, C Lawson 2)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 6 (R Dyer 2, A Owens 1, R Hannah 2, C Lawson 1)
    STEALS: 13 (D Jones II 1, R Dyer 3, A Francis 1, L Smith 2, E Cherrington 2, R Hannah 1, B Latham 3)
    3-PT FGS: 11-31, .355 (C Hensley 0-1, D Jones II 0-1, R Dyer 1-6, A Owens 7-16, L Smith 2-5, B Latham 1-1, C Lawson 0-1)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: David Hall, Steven Pyatt, Tom O-apos;Neill
     Attendance: 4,328