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Houston vs Tulsa

Tulsa 72, Houston 48

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Jordan Clarkson scored 21 points and Tulsa used a torrid second half to bury Houston with a 72-48 lopsided victory on Saturday night.

Tulsa (15-10, 8-3 Conference USA) shot 59 percent in the second half en route to outscoring Houston (11-12, 3-7) 46-26. Steven Idlet scored 15 points to compliment nine rebounds and Scottie Haralson contributed 13 for the Golden Hurricane.

Houston's bench was outscored 19-0 in the second half, which began to spiral in earnest for the Cougars following a Clarkson layup that broke a 30-all tie with 13:28 remaining and sparked a 17-1 Tulsa run that put the game out of reach. Houston had previously overcome a 26-22 halftime deficit to lead tie the game. The Cougars' last lead occurred at the 15:56 mark of the first half to the tune of 6-5.

Joseph Young and Jonathon Simmons led Houston with 13 points apiece.

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Houston Cougars
A. Harris, F343-124-741210
T. Thomas, F203-60-02056
J. Young, G365-101-211013
J. Simmons, G324-92-552313
J. Thompson, G291-22-24154
L. Gibson230-00-23020
D. Thibodeaux120-10-00000
J. Jones110-10-01210
K. Van Slyke31-10-01002
Totals 17-429-182271848
 40.5%50% 
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
D. Magley, F230-12-27032
K. Maduka, F162-62-24036
J. Clarkson, G347-165-530221
E. McClellan, G261-53-42425
S. Haralson, G245-80-011213
S. Idlet325-75-592215
T. Peete282-31-34616
J. Richard102-20-00014
R. Smith50-10-01010
J. Booker10-00-00000
W. Sanger10-00-00000
Totals 24-4918-2135131772
 49%85.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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UConn7-317-646
Cincinnati8-418-764
Tulsa8-416-863
Houston7-517-7103
Memphis5-614-10118
UCF5-611-11194
E. Carolina2-910-14166
Tulane2-109-16254
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Utah Valley4-510-14265
UMKC2-79-15283
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-76-18340
Chicago St.0-94-22344
 
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