TUCSON, Ariz. -- Jordan Hill scored 30 points, including a three-point play in overtime, as Arizona rallied for a 96-90 win over Houston on Saturday.
The Wildcats, motivated after Houston's Aubrey Coleman was ejected for a flagrant foul after stepping on Chase Budinger's face following a charge call with 9:51 left in the second half, scored eight points in the final 1:30 to force overtime at 88-all.
Hill scored the only basket in overtime when he connected on a three-point play with 3:55 remaining for a 91-88 lead.
Kyle Fogg sealed the win for Arizona (12-8) by making two free throws with 7.4 seconds left.
Nic Wise, besides tying the game at 88 with a 3-pointer with 10 seconds left in regulation, finished with 23 points for the Wildcats while Budinger had 15.
The Cougars had a 74-63 lead following a DaShaun Williams lay-up with 6:35 left.
That's when Arizona made its big push with Zane Johnson chipping in with a 3-pointer and Hill scoring inside before Wise hit his second of two late 3-pointers in the final seconds.
Lewis scored 12 of Houston's initial 18 points to open the second half, including a mid-range jumper for a 56-46 lead with 13:57 left.
The Cougars went on a 14-2 run in the final six minutes to take a 38-33 halftime lead.
A grand jury declined to indict an escort and a former Louisville men's basketball staffer in a sex scandal that engulfed the program.
After some lean seasons, the men's basketball program at Missouri looks headed in the right direction with new coach Cuonzo Martin and star recruit Michael Porter Jr.
Kentucky will travel to West Virginia and Kansas will host Texas A&M in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.