Dowell scores 25 to lead Houston to 83-54 win over Morehead State
HOUSTON (AP)—Dion Dowell scored 25 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead Houston to an 83-54 win over Morehead State on Friday night in the season opener for both clubs.
Robert McKiver added 19 points for the Cougars, who made just 11 of their 30 3-point attempts in the game. Dowell and McKiver combined to make nine of those. Brockeith Pane was the only other Houston player to reach double digits in scoring with 15 points on 4-for-10 shooting.
The Eagles had just two players reach double digits as Demonte Harper and Jamyron Steward scored 12 and 11 points, respectively.