Rockets are a dud on New Years Eve

Pearson scored a team high 14 points Monday.

The Rockets ended 2012 with a dud against Chicago State Monday afternoon.

UT shot 31% from the field and managed to hit just 3 of 17 three point attempts.

Rian Pearson lead the team with 14 points followed by Matt Smith and Nathan Boothe who each dropped 12.

Julius Brown was just 1-11 from the field. However, the Rockets did go a perfect 20-20 from the free throw line.

The Rockets next game will come at Kent State on January 9.