Nicholls State vs Tulane

Tulane 96, Nicholls 50


NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Josh Davis scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Tulane overwhelmed Nicholls State 96-50 on Tuesday night.

The points were the most scored by the Green Wave (2-0) since a 103-47 win over Savannah State on Dec. 20, 2002.

Kendall Timmons added 20 points for Tulane, which jumped out to a 24-4 lead, while Jordan Callahan had 16 and Ricky Tarrant had a career-high 13.

The Green Wave held the Colonels (0-2) to 34 percent shooting from the floor (18 of 53), including 2 of 11 from 3-point range. Jeremy Smith led Nicholls State with nine points.

Tulane knocked down 8 of 16 3-pointers in the first half. For the game, the Green Wave shot 58.6 percent from the floor (34 of 58) and hit 13 of 31 3-pointers, the third most in a single game in school history.

Tulane outrebounded the Colonels 40-26 and had 25 assists.

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Nicholls State Colonels
L. Prest, F272-62-22026
C. Talkington, F171-71-12133
B. Martin, G302-42-20017
S. Rillieux, G283-61-25038
D. Thomas, G243-81-11157
T. Lewis272-81-46135
B. Hammond262-60-05204
J. Smith193-83-43129
S. Bailey20-01-20001
Totals 18-5312-182661950
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F2910-112-7114223
G. Fiorentinos, F251-20-15112
R. Tarrant, G284-84-516213
J. Callahan, G255-93-423016
K. Timmons, G207-104-432320
T. Rogers162-32-22728
J. Hook153-80-04029
M. Ziegenhagen111-40-00113
T. Drye90-00-04000
L. Nwogbo70-10-01010
K. Thomas71-10-02112
D. Monckton50-10-01010
B. Cherry30-00-00020
Totals 34-5815-2340251896
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