Tulane vs Rice

Tulane 89, Rice 64

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HOUSTON (AP) - Ricky Tarrant scored 30 points and Josh Davis had 23 points and 16 rebounds as Tulane defeated Rice 89-64 Saturday night.

Tarrant was 6 for 8 on 3-point attempts, 9 for 13 overall and 6 for 7 at the free-throw line for the Green Wave (18-9, 6-6 Conference USA), who have won four of their past five games.

Rice (5-21, 1-21), which has lost six straight, was led by Max Guercy and Tamir Jackson with 19 points apiece.

Tulane never trailed, scoring 12 straight points in the early going to take a 20-5 lead. The Owls got within 11 by halftime and made it a seven-point game when Julian DeBose hit a 3-pointer with 14:31 remaining. But Tarrant made three free throws after being fouled on a 3-point attempt, then came back with a made 3-pointer on the next possession to make it 52-39 and the lead stayed in double digits the rest of the way.

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Tulane Green Wave
J. Davis, F357-159-16162023
T. Drye, F101-32-24004
R. Tarrant, G309-136-732230
J. Callahan, G233-60-05147
K. Mack, G201-44-45136
K. Timmons292-62-21146
B. Cherry242-30-01245
J. Hook131-21-23014
L. Dabney92-30-01114
R. Sanders30-20-00020
M. Keenan10-00-00000
M. Norelia10-00-00000
L. Nwogbo10-00-00000
K. Thomas10-00-00010
Totals 28-5724-3339102289
 49.1%72.7% 
Rice Owls
J. DeBose, F283-52-34049
R. Wilson, F201-40-04132
T. Jackson, G375-159-1043319
A. Ramljak, G352-70-04145
M. Guercy, G336-104-632219
K. Washington211-23-40135
B. Firozgary171-13-42025
D. Peera50-00-00000
E. Franshaw40-00-01010
Totals 19-4421-272382264
 43.2%77.8% 
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Temple13-526-1134
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UConn10-820-1577
Memphis10-818-1483
Tulane6-1215-16214
E. Carolina6-1214-19220
UCF5-1312-18256
Houston4-1413-19239
So. Florida3-159-23273

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La. Tech15-327-958
Old Dominion13-527-846
UTEP13-522-1178
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UAB12-620-16129
Middle Tenn.9-919-17139
FIU8-1016-17217
UT-San Antonio8-1014-16237
North Texas8-1014-17224
Rice8-1012-20248
Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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