HOUSTON (AP) -- Morris Almond came off the bench to score 39
points Wednesday night to lead Rice to an 81-65 victory over Texas
Almond hit 14-of-20 from the field, including 4-of-7 3-pointers.
He also made 7-of-8 from the free throw line.
Rice led 49-20 at the half as the Owls shot 58 percent from the
field to Texas Southern's 29 percent.
Texas Southern outshot Rice 44 percent to 41 percent from the
field in the second half.