Scores

Final

Rice 109

(7-2, 6-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, December 14, 2011

    Tudor Fieldhouse, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    LA 21 3051
    RICE 58 51109

    Top Performers

    Louisiana College: K. Salmon 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Rice: A. Kazemi 20 Pts, 16 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

    Rice 109, Louisiana College 51

    Associated Press

    HOUSTON -- Arsalan Kazemi had 20 points and 16 rebounds to pace Rice to a 109-51 rout of Louisiana College on Wednesday night.

    Kazemi also had four steals and three assists while playing just 21 minutes for the Owls (7-2), who won their fourth game in a row.

    Dylan Ennis scored 16 points, Julian DeBose added 13 and Connor Frizzelle and Tamir Jackson had 11 apiece for Rice.

    Korey Salmon scored 16 points and Jarrod Jackson 10 for the Division III Wildcats (4-2).

    While the Owls shot 53 percent (37 of 70), Louisiana College was limited to 29 percent (21 of 73), including 4 of 29 from 3-point distance. Rice, whose largest lead was 63 points, also held a 55-35 rebounding advantage.

    Both teams were coming back from long layoffs after breaking for final exams. Rice had not played in 11 days, and Louisiana College in eight.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LA
    RICE
    Points 51 109
    FG Made-Attempted 21-73 (.288) 37-70 (.529)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-29 (.138) 3-15 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-10 (.500) 32-40 (.800)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 63

    2011-12 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Dec 14, 2011 @RICE 109, LA 51Recap