Houston vs Tulane

Tulane 75, Houston 54

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Ricky Tarrant scored 21 points and Josh Davis had a double-double in Tulane's 75-54 rout of Houston on Saturday night.

The Green Wave (15-8, 3-6 Conference USA) scored 42 points in the paint and shot 50 percent (30 of 60) from the field.

Jordan Callahan added 17 points, and Davis had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Green Wave. Davis also had four blocks, and Tarrant had five steals as Tulane forced 18 turnovers, leading to 19 points.

The Cougars (11-11, 3-6), who never led, were held to more than 20 points less than their season average (74.6 points), and made just 1 of 12 3-pointers.

Tulane opened with the game's first eight points, and stretched its lead to as many as 26 at 75-49 with 3:03 to play.

Joseph Young led Houston with 17 points, TaShawn Thomas added 11 and Jonathon Simmons had 10.

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Scoreboard
Houston (11-11)302454
Tulane (15-8) «423375

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Houston Cougars
T. Thomas, F275-81-180111
A. Harris, F262-64-66038
J. Thompson, G312-70-00624
J. Simmons, G304-92-222210
D. Thibodeaux, G210-30-02120
J. Young377-132-241017
K. Van Slyke141-52-21004
J. Jones90-00-00110
L. Gibson50-00-01000
Totals 21-5111-1329111154
 41.2%84.6% 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F377-120-2102315
K. Thomas, F263-60-05036
R. Tarrant, G388-142-423021
J. Callahan, G375-126-654117
T. Rogers, G263-50-11306
D. Monckton180-42-25122
T. Drye141-40-02032
L. Nwogbo43-30-01016
Totals 30-6010-1535131375
 50%66.7% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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