The LSU Tigers won their third consecutive game, Tuesday night, defeating the Houston Cougars, 73-57, in non-conference action. has the story, below.

Head coach Trent Johnson of the LSU Tigers reacts against the Tennessee Volunteers during the first round of the SEC Men's Basketball Tournament at the Bridgestone Arena on March 11, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Ralston Turner, Storm Warren and Andre Springer each tallied double figures as the LSU men's basketball team connected at a 50 shooting clip for a second straight game to claim a 73-57 victory over Houston Tuesday at the Maravich Center.

In the process, the Tigers (5-2) won their third consecutive game and snapped a three-game losing streak to Houston (4-3) dating back to the 2005 season. The Cougars were held to a 39.7 shooting ratio and forced into 19 turnovers.