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FC Tucson falls to Houston

HOUSTON (AP) - Alex Dixon and Giles Barnes scored as the Houston Dynamo defeated Tucson FC 2-0 Wednesday night in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup.

The Dynamo will visit another MLS team, FC Dallas, in the fourth round on June 12.

Amateur club FC Tucson of the PDL was outmanned from the beginning, Houston controlling possession for most of the first half.

Dixon gave the Dynamo a 1-0 lead in the 26th minute when he knocked in Mike Chabala's cross. Barnes converted on a free kick in the 85th minute.

Tyler Deric got the shutout in goal for Houston.

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