Tulane vs Southern Miss

Southern Miss. 71, Tulane 60

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) - Dwayne Davis scored 21 points to lead Southern Mississippi to a 71-60 victory over Tulane in a Conference USA game Wednesday night.

Jerrold Brooks had 14 points for Southern Miss (19-6, 8-2), which had dropped two straight after opening the conference season with seven consecutive victories.

Josh Davis had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and Ben Cherry scored 17 points on 5-for-5 shooting from beyond the arc for the Green Wave (16-9, 4-6), who had won two in a row.

Southern Miss shot 54.3 percent from the field (25 of 46) to Tulane's 44.7 percent (21 of 47).

Southern Miss led 31-21 at halftime and pushed it to 41-25 on Cedric Jenkins' jumper with 14:28 left. Tulane tied it at 44-all midway through the second half and led 55-53 on a jumper by Josh Davis, but the Golden Eagles' 15-3 run made it 68-58 to put the game away.

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Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F388-133-5102319
T. Drye, F170-01-20211
R. Tarrant, G392-103-42348
K. Timmons, G310-33-43443
K. Mack, G101-30-02012
J. Callahan293-90-23328
B. Cherry256-80-001017
L. Nwogbo91-10-02012
L. Dabney20-00-00020
K. Thomas00-00-00000
Totals 21-4710-1725151860
 44.7%58.8% 
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
D. Boardingham, F242-33-48157
J. Brooks, G334-114-422214
N. Watson, G331-60-01723
D. Davis, G327-124-433221
R. McGill, G303-31-24139
J. Mills183-51-25127
C. Jenkins153-40-00106
D. Edwin110-00-02110
N. Carey42-20-11004
Totals 25-4613-1729171771
 54.3%76.5% 
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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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UAB16-226-783
Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
Old Dominion12-622-13140
Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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BUTL 67
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ND 82
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UCF 71 Final
MEMP 93
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FRESNO 48
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