Thursday , Nov , 20 , 2003 C.Y. Ellis

Houston Rockets Team Report – November 20

=== Houston Rockets Team Report – November 20 ===

(Sports Network) – Yao Ming had a huge fourth quarter to lead the Houston
Rockets to a 85-83 win over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night at
the Toyota Center.

Yao had 23 points and 11 rebounds to help the Rockets win for the third time
in four games. He had 15 points in the fourth quarter, including 10 straight
at one point.

Steve Francis also scored 23 points for Houston, while Jim Jackson chipped in
11 points in the win.

Houston has won nine of the previous 11 meetings with Golden State. The
Rockets have dominated the series even further back, taking 35 of the last 42
matchups with the Warriors

The Rockets are off until Friday when they begin a five-game road trip in
Portland against Rasheed Wallace and the Trail Blazers.