Chicago St. 65, Houston Baptist 56
Jeremy Robinson had 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Chicago State
won on the road for the first time this season, defeating Houston
Baptist 65-56 Thursday night.
The Cougars (4-22, 2-6 Great West) had lost their first 15 road
games this season. But they never trailed Thursday and completed a
sweep of the Huskies, having won the previous meeting in Chicago
last month, 98-95 in overtime.
Matt Samuels scored 14 points, Clarke Rosenberg scored 13 and
Lee Fisher had 12 points for Chicago State, which used a late 11-0
run to put it away. Terry Bembry led Houston Baptist (8-17, 1-5)
with 15 points. Marcel Smith scored 10 points. The Huskies rallied
from a 13-point first-half deficit to tie at 47 with 10 minutes
Chicago State’s last road win came on Feb. 5, 2011, a 70-64
victory over Texas-Pan American – the Cougars’ next opponent on