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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Southern Jaguars
J. Mitchell, F315-83-572413
M. Bol, F120-00-00030
D. Beltran, G375-194-440214
J. Grace, G357-133-533218
C. Monroe, G151-10-10322
M. Miller326-90-042116
B. Moore250-32-29042
C. Hyder130-10-03240
Totals 24-5412-1735122265
 44.4%70.6% 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F357-146-9163220
K. Timmons, F312-56-1020210
T. Bruha, C151-11-22023
J. Callahan, G354-95-532116
R. Tarrant, G354-134-415216
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
Totals 19-4923-3234101468
 38.8%71.9% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.12-216-11129
Alcorn St.12-315-11242
Southern U.10-514-14306
Grambling7-711-15330
Jackson St.7-711-16314
Prairie View7-710-18310
Alabama St.6-88-18341
Ark.-PB6-97-22339
Miss. Val.4-114-24337
Alabama A&M1-131-24351

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati14-125-314
SMU14-124-419
Houston10-519-859
UConn9-614-13106
UCF9-718-1091
Memphis8-718-10113
Tulsa7-813-14116
E. Carolina5-1013-15226
Temple5-1114-15114
Tulane2-135-22281
So. Florida1-157-20293
 
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