Nicholls State vs Tulane

Tulane 65, Nicholls 48

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Jordan Callahan and Ricky Tarrant each had 16 points as Tulane trumped Nicholls State 65-48 Tuesday night in a nonconference game.

Callahan added four steals while Tarrant had five assists. Josh Davis had 11 points and eight rebounds for the Green Wave (7-2).

Freshman T.J. Carpenter notched a career-high 15 points for the Colonels (1-4).

Nicholls State was without Fred Hunter (hamstring strain) and Lachlan Prest (concussion) for the second straight game.

The win makes Tulane 4-0 on its current homestand, and the Green Wave has now won 19 of 20 all-time showdowns with Nicholls State.

Tulane led 23-12 with just under 8 minutes left in the first half, but the Colonels cut the lead to 30-24 by halftime.

Callahan hit a 3 then Davis made a dunk and two free throws to put Tulane up 37-24 after the break. Nicholls State never pulled closer than eight after that.

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Nicholls State Colonels
J. Horace, F344-71-47039
S. McBeath, F191-50-02122
S. Rillieux, G392-50-13445
T. Carpenter, G375-122-264215
J. Smith, G293-100-02127
A. Torres234-90-004210
L. Smith-Hyde100-10-01100
S. Bailey60-10-00020
T. Julien30-00-00000
Totals 19-503-728151748
 38%42.9% 
Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F343-85-682011
K. Timmons, F292-50-00214
T. Bruha, C101-40-04002
R. Tarrant, G365-136-735116
J. Callahan, G336-121-212216
T. Drye213-43-310019
B. Cherry152-20-02035
J. Birchfield91-20-02132
L. Dabney50-10-00000
M. Norelia40-00-02000
M. Keenan10-00-00000
K. Mack10-00-00000
L. Nwogbo10-00-00000
R. Sanders10-00-01000
Totals 23-5115-1835121165
 45.1%83.3% 
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Sam Houston6-215-6132
SE Louisiana5-212-8262
Lamar4-312-8265
SF Austin4-39-10235
Nicholls St.3-410-10157
Incarn Word3-48-10305
McNeese St.3-46-12244
C. Arkansas3-44-16268
Hou. Baptist3-57-11226
Nwestern St.2-48-9325
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SMU7-117-437
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa5-111-7115
Memphis4-214-5110
Houston4-414-770
UConn2-47-11153
E. Carolina1-59-10223
Temple1-610-1072
Tulane1-64-15258
So. Florida0-76-12275
 
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