No. 8 Alabama mounts comeback, beats No. 1 Houston 71-65


              Alabama head coach Nate Oats instructs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Houston, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox)
            
              Houston head coach Kelvin Sampson gestures during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Alabama, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox)
            
              Houston guard Marcus Sasser (0) is defended by Alabama guard Nimari Burnett (25) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox)
            
              Houston guard Tramon Mark (12) is defended by Alabama forward Brandon Miller (24) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox)
            
              Alabama center Charles Bediako (14) is fouled by Houston guard Jamal Shead (1), right, during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Kevin M. Cox)
No. 8 Alabama mounts comeback, beats No. 1 Houston 71-65