UH faces Rutgers in men's NCAA tournament 2nd round

The Houston Cougars are coming off an 87-56 win against Cleveland State and look to end up in the Sweet 16 with a win over Rutgers.

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- U of H continues on with the tournament with Rutgers coming up later on today. U of H is on an impressive streak, winning their last four games by an average of 25 points per game.

Now they're going to need a lot of their players to shine like Marcus Sasser. He's found his stroke once again. He's got a great shot. And when he is on, he is on, hitting 35% of his 3's in the AAC tourney and adding 14 points in that opening round victory. Kelvin Sampson also believes in his game big time.

KELVIN SAMPSON: But Marcus was a kid I had confidence in early. Marcus was not a heavily recruited kid. I could see why, but I also could see why we recruited him heavily.

You know, what other people don't value, I do. You know, I don't-- I don't look at how many stars you have. I could care less what other people think of you. I value my eyes.