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Full Analysis: Houston Win, Pitt Looming

Bright played well in Brooklyn on Monday

Stanford basketball is now 5-1 on the season heading into a showdown with red-hot Pittsburgh. Last night's 86-76 win over Houston provided many insights into Johnny Dawkins' team, and Andrew Santana has the full breakdown, a must-read before tonight's big game.

Stanford defeated Houston 86-76 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn Monday night, as the Cardinal ultimately strung together enough good stretches of basketball to outweigh both a cold shooting start and several extended periods of defensive lapses to put away the Cougars late. With the win, Stanford advances to the championship game of the Legends Classic and a match-up against Pittsburgh...

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