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2018 Schedule
14-4, 3rd in American
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2dJohn Gasaway

Giant Killers: These double-digit seeds could pose problems

What makes a team like Houston a potential Giant Killer? The Cougars are built to make trouble in March, especially as a double-digit seed. And they're not the only ones ready to be David vs. a Goliath.

7d

Houston hits conference record 18 3s in 104-71 win

Rob Gray scored 34 points with five 3-pointers, Armoni Brooks scored 15 on five 3s, and Houston hit 18 from beyond the arc to set an American Athletic Conference record for most 3s in a regular season conference game in its 104-71 win over Tulsa on...

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Wichita State rolls against Houston (0:50)
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Wichita State impresses in win against Houston (0:52)
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Shockers' Shamet pulls a houdini for the slam (0:20)

John Gasaway ESPN Insider 

I realize Houston doesn't have Breaon Brady, but this is still a clinic being put on by Wichita State. On ESPN: Shockers up 21 at the half, in Wichita.

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

BIGGEST WINNER (28Dec): Houston moved into the bracket for the first time by cruising past South Florida in Tampa. Cougars will need to beat Temple on Saturday to hold their spot in next Thursday's update.

36d

Epps leads LSU past Houston 80-77

Aaron Epps scored a career-high 26 points and Tremont Waters blocked a game-tying 3-point attempt in the final seconds as LSU defeated Houston 80-77 on Wednesday night.

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LSU holds off Houston 80-77 (1:37)
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Wade very proud of Tigers in 80-77 win over Cougars (2:29)
61d

Gray's 23 lead Houston past Wake Forest, 78-73

Rob Gray scored six of his 23 points during a late 8-0 run for Houston that broke a tie and the Cougars beat Wake Forest 78-73 in the fifth-place game of the Paradise Jam on Sunday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game79.660th
Rebounds Per Game39.7Tied-34th
Assists Per Game15.295th
Points Allowed67.573rd

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Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record26-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19