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Coleman scores 22 as Houston tops UTEP 75-65

Jan 14, 2010 - 4:14 AM HOUSTON(AP) -- Aubrey Coleman scored 22 points and Kelvin Lewis and Maurice McNeil each added a double-double as Houston defeated UTEP 75-65 Wednesday night.

Lewis finished with 13 points and 10 rebounds and McNeil had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Cougars (9-7, 2-1 Conference USA).

Arnett Moultrie led the Miners (10-5, 1-1) with 15 points and 13 rebounds.

UTEP hit three of its first four shots for an early 6-3 advantage, but its lead quickly vanished as the Miners made only 6-of-28 field goals the rest of the half.

Houston, which hit 13-of-28 shots in the first half, held a 37-24 lead at halftime and pushed its advantage to as much as 15 in the second half.

The Miners pulled to within 49-45 with 12:13 to play but couldn't get any closer.








  • NCAA BB
    UTEP 65
    HOUSTON 75 FINAL

    Jan 13 9:57 PM


  • NCAA BB
    HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    UTEP 24 24
    HOUSTON 37 37 HALFTIME
    HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
    UTEP - JULYAN STONE 6, JEREMY WILLIAMS 5, TWO
    PLAYERS WITH 4
    HOUSTON - AUBREY COLEMAN 9, THREE PLAYERS WITH 6

    Jan 13 8:47 PM