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% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.16-218-15185
Alcorn St.13-515-15253
Jackson St.12-620-16222
Southern U.11-722-13186
Alabama St.9-914-17265
Prairie View7-117-24334
Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
Miss. Val.6-128-27330
Grambling4-147-24350

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Temple14-421-1259
SMU13-525-513
Houston12-622-1088
Cincinnati12-622-1148
Tulsa12-620-1258
UConn11-725-1132
Memphis8-1019-15139
UCF6-1212-18219
E. Carolina4-1412-20217
So. Florida4-148-25229
Tulane3-1512-22231
 
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