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No. 12/10 Houston Defeats Western Kentucky, 81-57

In a non-conference affair, No. 12/10 Houston defeated Western Kentucky in the only American Athletic Conference men's basketball action on Thursday, Feb. 25.

No. 12/10 Houston 81, Western Kentucky 57 - Box Score

HOUSTON (AP) — Quentin Grimes scored a career-high 33 points and had six rebounds to help No. 12 Houston beat Western Kentucky 81-57 on Thursday night.

Grimes scored 21 points in the first half, including 18 straight at one point. The junior guard finished 11 of 21 from the field, making 8 of 16 on 3-pointers.

Marcus Sasser and Tramon Mark each had 12 points, and DeJon Jarreau had nine points for Houston (19-3).