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East Carolina snaps 5-game skid, beats Tulane 66-65

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Isaac Fleming scored five of his 11 points in the final four minutes to help East Carolina pull away to beat Tulane 66-65 on Thursday night and snap a five-game skid.

Caleb Daniels scored five straight points to give Tulane a 54-53 lead with 5:29 to play. Jayden Gardner answered with a layup, Fleming scored the next five points and the Pirates had a 66-54 lead with 3:02 left. Jordan Cornish's 3-pointer pulled Tulane to 60-58 with 2:11 remaining. East Carolina shot 6 of 6 from the line and Cornish hit a 3 at the buzzer to end it.

Gardner had 15 points and nine rebounds to lead East Carolina (9-11, 2-6 American Athletic Conference). Seth LeDay added 13 points and Dimitrije Spasojevic had 10.

Daniels had 17 points to lead four in double-figure scoring for Tulane (4-16, 0-8). Cornish finished with 10 points and five assists.

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Key Players
C. Daniels
J. Gardner
31.6 Min. Per Game 31.6
18.5 Pts. Per Game 18.5
1.1 Ast. Per Game 1.1
8.6 Reb. Per Game 8.6
43.9 Field Goal % 53.3
32.0 Three Point % 28.6
65.0 Free Throw % 74.2
+ 3 Jordan Cornish made 3-pt. jump shot 1.0
+ 1 Shawn Williams made 2nd of 2 free throws 5.0
+ 1 Shawn Williams made 1st of 2 free throws 5.0
  Personal foul on Moses Wood 5.0
+ 1 Caleb Daniels made 2nd of 2 free throws 6.0
+ 1 Caleb Daniels made 1st of 2 free throws 6.0
  Personal foul on Jayden Gardner 9.0
+ 1 Jayden Gardner made 2nd of 2 free throws 13.0
+ 1 Jayden Gardner made 1st of 2 free throws 13.0
  Personal foul on Jordan Cornish 13.0
  Turnover on Jordan Cornish 14.0
Team Stats
Points 65 66
Field Goals 24-55 (43.6%) 26-63 (41.3%)
3-Pointers 6-19 (31.6%) 3-15 (20.0%)
Free Throws 11-16 (68.8%) 11-18 (61.1%)
Total Rebounds 42 34
Offensive 9 7
Defensive 31 19
Team 2 8
Assists 14 13
Steals 5 9
Blocks 6 5
Turnovers 16 7
Fouls 18 21
Technicals 1 1
17 PTS, 5 REB, 3 AST
15 PTS, 9 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo Tulane 4-16 333265
home team logo East Carolina 9-11 293766
Team Stats
away team logo Tulane 4-16 67.2 PPG 40.7 RPG 14.3 APG
home team logo East Carolina 9-11 67.4 PPG 37.9 RPG 12.3 APG
Key Players
10
C. Daniels G 16.9 PPG 5.3 RPG 3.3 APG 44.5 FG%
1
J. Gardner F 16.3 PPG 8.5 RPG 1.3 APG 49.3 FG%
Top Scorers
C. Daniels G 17 PTS 5 REB 3 AST
J. Gardner F 15 PTS 9 REB 1 AST
43.6 FG% 41.3
31.6 3PT FG% 20.0
68.8 FT% 61.1
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Daniels 17 5 3 6/15 0/2 5/9 2 35 0 0 3 1 4
K. Zhang 14 5 1 6/12 2/6 0/0 1 36 1 2 2 3 2
J. Cornish 10 6 5 4/11 2/5 0/0 4 33 2 0 5 1 5
S. Sehic 5 4 0 2/4 1/3 0/0 2 18 1 2 3 0 4
C. Crabtree 2 6 1 0/4 0/1 2/2 0 17 0 0 1 2 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Daniels 17 5 3 6/15 0/2 5/9 2 35 0 0 3 1 4
K. Zhang 14 5 1 6/12 2/6 0/0 1 36 1 2 2 3 2
J. Cornish 10 6 5 4/11 2/5 0/0 4 33 2 0 5 1 5
S. Sehic 5 4 0 2/4 1/3 0/0 2 18 1 2 3 0 4
C. Crabtree 2 6 1 0/4 0/1 2/2 0 17 0 0 1 2 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Wood 10 8 0 4/4 1/1 1/2 5 27 0 1 0 2 6
B. Paul 7 6 3 2/4 0/0 3/3 2 26 1 1 2 0 6
S. Barrett 0 0 1 0/1 0/1 0/0 2 8 0 0 0 0 0
G. Quinn - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Ona Embo - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Walker - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Ajang - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Koka - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Galic - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 65 40 14 24/55 6/19 11/16 18 200 5 6 16 9 31
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Gardner 15 9 1 5/13 0/0 5/6 3 22 1 0 0 4 5
I. Fleming 11 1 6 5/10 0/1 1/2 3 36 2 1 3 0 1
D. Spasojevic 10 5 0 5/6 0/0 0/2 2 29 1 2 0 1 4
K. Davis 9 5 1 3/9 3/7 0/0 3 26 3 1 1 1 4
S. Williams 2 2 2 0/7 0/5 2/2 2 28 0 0 1 0 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Gardner 15 9 1 5/13 0/0 5/6 3 22 1 0 0 4 5
I. Fleming 11 1 6 5/10 0/1 1/2 3 36 2 1 3 0 1
D. Spasojevic 10 5 0 5/6 0/0 0/2 2 29 1 2 0 1 4
K. Davis 9 5 1 3/9 3/7 0/0 3 26 3 1 1 1 4
S. Williams 2 2 2 0/7 0/5 2/2 2 28 0 0 1 0 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. LeDay 13 3 2 5/9 0/0 3/6 3 28 1 1 1 1 2
T. Hardy 2 1 0 1/2 0/0 0/0 1 9 1 0 0 0 1
D. Wade 2 0 0 1/3 0/2 0/0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
T. Foster 2 0 1 1/4 0/0 0/0 4 15 0 0 1 0 0
J. Obasohan - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Hill - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Whitley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Whatley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Strickland - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Quinton - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 66 26 13 26/63 3/15 11/18 21 200 9 5 7 7 19