Rashad Muhammad's 3-pointer with 1:32 left in the second half helped seal a big comeback as San Jose State rallied to defeat Houston 72-68 on Saturday night.

Muhammad scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half for the Spartans (3-6), who trailed by as many as 15 in the game and 13 with 8:38 left to play. San Jose State used an 18-1 run over the next five minutes to take a 65-61 lead.

The Spartans held host Houston (6-4) to three field goals in the last 10:18.

With San Jose State trailing 66-65, Muhammad drilled his fifth 3-pointer of the game to give the Spartans the lead for good. The Cougars would not get any closer than two points for the rest of the game.

Jalen James had 12 points, 10 assists and 13 rebounds to record the second triple-double in school history. Brandon Hawkins was the first to achieve the feat, in 2001.

Devante Wilson added 16 points to help San Jose State stop a two-game losing streak. The Spartans have won three of their last five games after a four-game losing streak.

Jherrod Stiggers scored 20 points for Houston, which has lost four of five after a five-game winning streak.

San Jose State's Jaleel Williams left the game with a right knee injury with 14:57 left in the first half and did not return. Williams' is the Spartans' second-leading scorer, averaging 13.1 points per game.


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Colorado 75, Kansas 72: Askia Booker made a 3-point shot at the buzzer to give the Buffaloes (9-1) a victory over the No. 6 Jayhawks (6-2).

It was Colorado's first win over Kansas in the last 20 tries -- a stretch dating to 2003.

"Unless I'm in the NBA championship, that's the only thing that could top that," Booker said.

Booker and Spencer Dinwiddie led Colorado with 15 points each. Andrew Wiggins led Kansas with 22 points.

Arizona 63, UNLV 58: T.J. McConnell had 13 points, six assists and seven rebounds, helping the No. 2 Wildcats (9-0) hold off the Rebels (3-4).

McConnell, a transfer point guard from Duquesne, sank a 15-footer with 3:10 to play to put Arizona up for good, 58-57. After UNLV missed a 3-pointer, McConnell's pass to Rondae Hollis-Jefferson for a dunk made it 60-57 with 2:20 to play.

Missouri 80, UCLA 71: Jabari Brown scored 22 points, Jordan Clarkson added 21, and Earnest Ross scored 20 to help the Tigers (9-0) defeat the No. 18 Bruins (8-1). Jordan Adams scored 22 points for UCLA, which played its first game this season on an opponent's home court.

Massachusetts 105, Brigham Young 96: Chaz Williams had 32 points and 15 assists to lead the No. 21 Minutemen (8-0) past the Cougars (7-3). Tyler Haws had 25 points for BYU.

Utah 90, Fresno State 77: Delon Wright scored 23 points and had 12 assists to lead the Utes (7-1) past the Bulldogs (6-4). Marvelle Harris scored 22 points to lead Fresno State.

Cal Poly 64, Santa Clara 53: Dave Nwaba scored 21 points to lead the Mustangs (3-5) past the Broncos (3-6) in San Luis Obispo. Brandon Clark and Evan Roquemore scored 12 each for SCU.

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Cal 68, Pacific 66: Reshanda Gray scored 23 points, including the go-ahead basket in overtime, and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Bears (6-2) past the Tigers (4-3) in Berkeley.

Gray's two free throws with 23 seconds left in regulation tied the score. Pacific took an early lead in overtime on two Kendall Kenyon free throws, but Cal countered with two from Afure Jemerigbe before Gray's tiebreaking jumper.

Kenyon had 29 points and 16 rebounds for the Tigers.

Sacramento State 103, San Jose State 99: Alle Moreno scored 28 points to lead the Hornets (6-1) past the Spartans (4-5) in Sacramento. Ta'Rea Cunnigan scored 24 points, Classye James had 23, and Jasmine Smith added 22 for SJSU.

Notre Dame 90, UCLA 48: Madison Cable scored 21 points as the Fighting Irish (8-0) routed the Bruins (3-5). Atonye Nyingifa led UCLA with 19 points.