TCU Beats Houston At The Buzzer 55-54

Chudi Chinweze scored 18 points including the game-winning shot for TCU (file photo).

Chudi Chinweze scored 18 points including the game-winning shot for TCU (file photo).

Jan 13, 2004

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HOUSTON (AP) - Chudi Chinweze scored 18 points including a buzzer-beating basket that gave TCU a 55-54 come-from-behind win over Houston Tuesday night.

Chinweze scored the winning basket with one second remaining after grabbing an offensive rebound. He also had 11 other rebounds and Corey Santee added 11 points for TCU (6-8, 2-1 Conference-USA).

Houston (6-7, 0-3) was led by Marcus Oliver with 14 points and Andrew Owens with 11, including three 3-pointers.

TCU trailed 26-21 at halftime after shooting just 21 percent from the floor. Houston shot 30 percent from the floor in the first half and was a perfect 6-of-6 on free throws.

The Horned Frogs were 39 percent on field goals in the second half and 73 percent from the free throw line, making 8-of-11. Houston also shot 39 percent from the field.

Houston scored 12 points off 16 TCU turnovers while TCU managed just four points off of nine Houston turnovers.

 

 


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