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Taplin's jumper lifts Tulsa over Tulane 91-89 in OT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Junior Etou scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, Sterling Taplin added 17 points, including the winning jumper with eight seconds left on overtime, and Tulsa rallied to beat Tulane 91-89 on Wednesday night to win its third straight.

Cameron Reynolds' 3 put Tulane up 84-82, but Corey Henderson Jr.'s free throws sparked a 7-2 run and Tulsa led 89-86 on Etou's free throw with 1:34 left in OT. Jordan Cornish's 3 tied it at 89, but Taplin hit his winning jumper on the next possession after a Tulsa timeout. Tulane's Riley Conroy missed a 3 with one second left.

Henderson scored 19 points, Martins Igbanu had 17 with nine rebounds, and Jaleel Wheeler added 11 points with nine boards for the Golden Hurricane (14-10, 7-5 American Athletic Conference), who trailed 44-34 at halftime and tied it at 80 with 13 seconds left in regulation on Taplin's free throws.

Samir Sehic scored 21 points, Cornish had 20, and Reynolds 17 with 10 rebounds for the Green Wave (13-10, 4-7). Colin Slater and Caleb Daniels scored 14 apiece.

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Key Players
C. Reynolds
S. Taplin
28.4 Min. Per Game 28.4
11.4 Pts. Per Game 11.4
4.4 Ast. Per Game 4.4
4.1 Reb. Per Game 4.1
41.6 Field Goal % 46.5
37.2 Three Point % 33.8
71.6 Free Throw % 72.9
  Defensive rebound by DaQuan Jeffries 0.0
  Riley Conroy missed 3-pt. jump shot 1.0
+ 2 Sterling Taplin made layup 7.0
+ 3 Jordan Cornish made 3-pt. jump shot 41.0
  Defensive rebound by Cameron Galic 50.0
  Sterling Taplin missed 3-pt. jump shot 52.0
  Defensive rebound by Tulsa 1:21
  Colin Slater missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:23
  Defensive rebound by Caleb Daniels 1:34
  Junior Etou missed 2nd of 2 free throws 1:34
+ 1 Junior Etou made 1st of 2 free throws 1:34
Team Stats
Points 89 91
Field Goals 33-65 (50.8%) 28-59 (47.5%)
3-Pointers 8-22 (36.4%) 6-25 (24.0%)
Free Throws 15-25 (60.0%) 29-40 (72.5%)
Total Rebounds 30 45
Offensive 5 13
Defensive 19 27
Team 6 5
Assists 17 10
Steals 6 1
Blocks 2 4
Turnovers 9 12
Fouls 31 24
Technicals 1 1
21 PTS, 3 REB
19 PTS, 11 REB, 1 AST
12OTT
away team logo Tulane 13-10 4436989
home team logo Tulsa 14-10 34461191
Team Stats
away team logo Tulane 13-10 66.6 PPG 40.8 RPG 13.6 APG
home team logo Tulsa 14-10 70.9 PPG 39 RPG 12.6 APG
Key Players
21
S. Sehic F 11.6 PPG 7.8 RPG 0.7 APG 41.6 FG%
00
C. Henderson Jr. G PPG RPG APG FG%
Top Scorers
S. Sehic F 21 PTS 3 REB 0 AST
C. Henderson Jr. G 19 PTS 1 REB 0 AST
50.8 FG% 47.5
36.4 3PT FG% 24.0
60.0 FT% 72.5
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Cornish 20 2 5 8/16 3/7 1/1 3 45 0 0 2 0 2
C. Reynolds 17 10 1 6/15 2/6 3/5 5 43 2 1 1 3 7
C. Slater 14 1 7 5/11 2/5 2/3 4 44 1 0 2 0 1
B. Ajang 3 3 0 1/2 0/0 1/2 5 15 0 1 0 1 2
B. Paul 0 1 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 5 7 0 0 3 0 1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Cornish 20 2 5 8/16 3/7 1/1 3 45 0 0 2 0 2
C. Reynolds 17 10 1 6/15 2/6 3/5 5 43 2 1 1 3 7
C. Slater 14 1 7 5/11 2/5 2/3 4 44 1 0 2 0 1
B. Ajang 3 3 0 1/2 0/0 1/2 5 15 0 1 0 1 2
B. Paul 0 1 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 5 7 0 0 3 0 1
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Sehic 21 3 0 8/11 0/1 5/11 5 31 1 0 1 1 2
C. Daniels 14 3 3 5/8 1/2 3/3 4 35 2 0 0 0 3
R. Conroy 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
J. Johnson 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
C. Galic 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1
M. Frazier - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Ona Embo - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Barrett - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Koka - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 89 24 17 33/65 8/22 15/25 31 225 6 2 9 5 19
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Etou 19 11 1 5/10 2/4 7/11 4 40 0 0 2 2 9
C. Henderson Jr. 19 1 0 5/13 3/10 6/8 2 40 1 0 1 0 1
S. Taplin 17 4 8 6/11 1/5 4/4 4 38 0 2 3 0 4
M. Igbanu 17 9 0 6/8 0/0 5/7 3 21 0 0 1 5 4
L. Korita 0 0 1 0/2 0/1 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Etou 19 11 1 5/10 2/4 7/11 4 40 0 0 2 2 9
C. Henderson Jr. 19 1 0 5/13 3/10 6/8 2 40 1 0 1 0 1
S. Taplin 17 4 8 6/11 1/5 4/4 4 38 0 2 3 0 4
M. Igbanu 17 9 0 6/8 0/0 5/7 3 21 0 0 1 5 4
L. Korita 0 0 1 0/2 0/1 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Wheeler 11 9 0 4/8 0/0 3/6 2 36 0 1 3 4 5
D. Jeffries 6 6 0 2/4 0/2 2/2 3 25 0 1 0 2 4
E. Joiner 2 0 0 0/1 0/1 2/2 3 11 0 0 1 0 0
C. Scott 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 1 5 0 0 1 0 0
G. Artison 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
D. Jackson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Foree - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 91 40 10 28/59 6/25 29/40 24 225 1 4 12 13 27