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Rice Owls (15-13)


Sat. 2/27 Fri. 3/5 Tue. 3/9 Wed. 3/10 Thu. 3/11
@ LaTech 
L 58-79
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vs. OLLU 
W 80-77
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vs. SouMis 
W 61-52
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@ Marsh 
W 72-68
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@ UAB 
L 60-73
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Ertel scores 22 to lead UAB over Rice 73-60 in CUSA tourney

FRISCO, Texas (AP) Michael Ertel had a season-high 22 points as UAB defeated Rice 73-60 in the Conference USA Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night.

The Blazers, the No. 2 seed from C-USA West, play the East's top seed, Western Kentucky, in the semifinals Friday.

Tavin Lovan had 14 points and eight rebounds for UAB (22-6). Tyreek Scott-Grayson added 12 points and seven rebounds. Kassim Nicholson had nine rebounds.

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Leaders
Points: Q. Olivari16.3
Rebounds: M. Fiedler8.7
Assists: M. Fiedler3.5
FG%: Q. Olivari40.6%
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: Q. Olivari40.4%
Steals: T. Evee1.2
Blocks: M. Fiedler0.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga31-1
2 Illinois24-7
3 Baylor28-2
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Houston28-4
7 Ohio State21-10
8 Iowa22-9
9 Texas19-8
10 Arkansas25-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor28-2
2 Gonzaga31-1
3 Houston28-4
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Arkansas25-7
7 UCLA22-10
8 Illinois24-7
9 USC25-8
10 Florida State18-7
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Conference USA Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Western Kentucky 11-3 21-8
Old Dominion 11-5 15-8
Marshall 9-5 15-7
Florida Atlantic 7-5 13-10
Charlotte 5-11 9-16
Middle Tennessee 3-13 5-18
FIU 2-15 9-17
West
Louisiana Tech 12-4 24-8
UAB 13-5 22-7
North Texas 9-5 18-10
UTSA 9-7 15-11
UTEP 8-8 12-12
Rice 6-10 15-13
Southern Miss 4-13 8-17
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.9 (106)
Rebounds: 9.5 (194)
Assists: 15.1 (58)
FG%: 44.0% (180)
FT%: 72.9% (98)
3P%: 35.7% (84)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 73.6 (266)
Rebounds: 27.5 (47)
Assists: 14.7 (288)
FG%: 44.7% (229)
FT%: 70.1% (141)
3P%: 35.3% (271)
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