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Houston 68, Charlotte 46

HONOLULU (AP) -- Dane Watts scored 21 points to lead Creighton to
an 80-72 win over Houston Friday night in the semifinals of the
Rainbow Classic.

Isacc Miles added 16 points for the Blue Jays (6-3) and Anthony
Tolliver had 10.

Robert Lee led the Cougars (5-4) with 16 points, Dion Dowell
added 15 and Robert McKiver had 14.

Miles' breakaway layup with 16:42 remaining gave the Blue Jays
the lead for good, 46-44, in a game that featured 15 lead changes
and four ties.

Creighton outscored Houston 14-4 in the first six minutes of the
second half to take a 53-45 lead.

Houston went 12-of-39 from beyond the arc.

Creighton advances to face Hawaii for the Rainbow Classic
championship Saturday night.