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Coleman, Houston roll over East Carolina 74-55

Jan 17, 2010 - 3:36 AM GREENVILLE, N.C.(AP) -- Aubrey Coleman, the nation's scoring leader, scored 25 points to match his season's average and Houston never trailed in a 74-55 victory over East Carolina on Saturday night.

The Cougars (10-7, 3-1 Conference USA) scored the game's first nine points en route to a 30-22 halftime lead.

The Pirates (6-12, 0-4) twice pulled within four points early in the second half before Houston went on a 15-2 run, helped by four steals and two blocked shots, to open a 47-30 lead.

The Cougars finished the game with 21 points off turnovers to nine for East Carolina.

Coleman also grabbed 11 rebounds for Houston, while Kelvin Lewis scored 13 points. Maurice McNeil had 11 points and Zamal Nixon 10 points.

DaQuan Joyner led East Carolina in scoring with 12 points off the bench, while Erin Straughn had 11 points and 12 rebounds.






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    Houston 74, East Carolina 55  FinalJan 18 8:49 AM


  • NCAA BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    HOUSTON 30 44 74
    EAST CAROLINA 22 33 55 FINAL

    HIGH SCORERS: HOUSTON - AUBREY COLEMAN 25, KELVIN LEWIS 13,
    MAURICE MCNEIL 11
    EAST CAROLINA - DAQUAN JOYNER 12, ERIN STRAUGHN 11,
    BROCK YOUNG 10

    Jan 16 8:58 PM


  • NCAA BB
    HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    HOUSTON 30 30
    EAST CAROLINA 22 22 HALFTIME
    HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
    HOUSTON - AUBREY COLEMAN 10, KELVIN LEWIS 6, TWO
    PLAYERS WITH 5
    EAST CAROLINA - JAMAR ABRAMS 7, DAQUAN JOYNER 5,
    BROCK YOUNG 4

    Jan 16 7:54 PM