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Southern vs Tulane

Tulane 68, Southern U. 65

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Josh Davis had 20 points and 16 rebounds, Jordan Callahan and Ricky Tarrant scored 16 apiece, and Tulane held off Southern University for a 68-65 victory on Saturday night.

Jameel Grace led Southern with 18 points, Malcolm Miller scored 16, Derick Beltran 14 and Javan Mitchell 13.

Tulane outscored Southern (1-5) by 11 points from the free-throw line.

The Green Wave (4-2) led 14-1 early in the first half and 34-21 at the break. The advantage grew to 50-33 on Tarrant's 3-pointer 6:06 into the second half, but the Jaguars' 14-3 run made it 53-47 on Tarrant's free throws with 8:55 to go, and Southern kept chipping away.

Southern closed to 66-63 on Miller's 3-pointer with 30 seconds left and 67-65 on Grace's layup with 15 seconds remaining, but Kendall Timmons made 1 of 2 free throws, and Beltran missed a 3-pointer with 3 seconds to go.

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M. Bol, F120-00-00030
D. Beltran, G375-194-440214
J. Grace, G357-133-533218
C. Monroe, G151-10-10322
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B. Moore250-32-29042
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T. Drye251-31-26023
B. Cherry140-10-01020
J. Hook40-10-00000
K. Mack20-00-00000
L. Nwogbo20-00-01000
J. Birchfield10-00-00000
L. Dabney10-20-00010
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