Scores

Final

Rice 62

(3-23, 0-13 C-USA)

Houston 71

(20-6, 9-3 C-USA)

8:00 PM ET, February 23, 2008

Hofheinz Pavilion, Houston, Texas

1 2 T
RICE 26 3662
HOU 36 3571

Top Performers

Rice: R. Foster 22 Pts, 2 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

Houston: K. Lewis 22 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast

Rice Owls
STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
P. Britton, F394-122-4251310
S. Saunders, F-C130-00-001020
B. Beasley, G361-20-013333
R. Foster, G378-220-0027222
L. Ghoram, G184-60-001039
BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
S. Braimoh, F151-14-416216
P Beasley70-11-203101
C. Szalay, G80-10-033210
C Talbert51-20-001032
A. Perka, F224-100-005109
TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
23-577-10730171862
40.4%70.0% 
TEAM REBS: 3
TURNOVERS: 11 (P Beasley 1, P Britton 4, S Braimoh 1, L Ghoram 1, R Foster 2, B Beasley 2)
BLOCKED SHOTS: 1 (P Britton 1)
STEALS: 7 (P Beasley 2, S Saunders 1, P Britton 2, R Foster 1, B Beasley 1)
3-PT FGS: 9-27, .333 (L Ghoram 1-3, R Foster 6-16, C Szalay 0-1, A Perka 1-5, B Beasley 1-2)
Houston Cougars
STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
D. Dowell, F282-90-009236
T. Toney, F-C251-40-004022
R. McKiver, G376-160-0132118
M. Malone, G251-40-002233
D. Williams, G325-51-4271311
BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
K. Lewis, G246-96-6231022
Z. Nixon, G91-20-000322
L. Smith, G30-00-000000
B. Pane, G20-10-000000
M. Cousin, C152-43-316217
TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
24-5410-13634131571
44.4%76.9% 
TEAM REBS: 2
TURNOVERS: 12 (Z Nixon 2, T Toney 2, D Williams 1, M Cousin 1, B Pane 1, D Dowell 2, K Lewis 1, R McKiver 2)
BLOCKED SHOTS: 3 (T Toney 1, D Dowell 2)
STEALS: 6 (T Toney 2, D Williams 2, M Cousin 1, R McKiver 1)
3-PT FGS: 13-31, .419 (Z Nixon 0-1, T Toney 0-2, M Malone 1-4, B Pane 0-1, D Dowell 2-7, K Lewis 4-6, R McKiver 6-10)

 Technicals: None
 Officials: Jeff Nichols, David Lott, Steve Welmer
 Attendance: 5,767