Scores

Final

UMKC 102

(5-4, 1-1 Summit)

Houston Baptist 87

(1-8, 1-2 home)

    8:35 PM ET, December 12, 2009

    Sharp Gymnasium, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    UMKC 52 50102
    HBU 36 5187

    Top Performers

    Umkc: J. Couisnard 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Houston Baptist: A. Gonzalez 25 Pts, 3 Stl

    UMKC 102, Houston Baptist 87

    Associated Press

    HOUSTON -- Jay Couisnard scored 24 points, leading six UMKC players in double figures, in a 102-87 victory over Houston Baptist Saturday night.

    All five starters for the Kangaroos (5-4) scored 10 or more points, as well as reserve Bakari Lewis, who scored 17. LaTreze Mushatt and Spencer Johnson each scored 14, Trey McKinney-Jones had 12 and Alex Bazzell 10. Couisnard and McKinney-Jones each had 10 points from the free-throw line, where UMKC made 38-of-47 in the foul-plagued game. The Kangaroos also made 57 percent (28-for-49) from the field.

    Houston Baptist (1-8) led early but UMKC opened up a 20-point lead late in the first half and led 52-36 at the break. Andrew Gonzalez scored 25 points and Wendell Preadom 21 for the Huskies.

    Houston Baptist was 28-for-41 at the free-throw line. There were 59 fouls called in the game, 31 on the Huskies.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UMKC
    HBU
    Points 102 87
    FG Made-Attempted 28-49 (.571) 26-57 (.456)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 7-14 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 38-47 (.809) 28-41 (.683)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 31 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 0

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