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81
TF 11
ML: +105
TULANE -1.5, O/U 139
ML: -124
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Williams lifts East Carolina over Tulane 85-81

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Shawn Williams scored a season-high 27 points as East Carolina narrowly defeated Tulane 85-81 on Saturday night.

Isaac Fleming added 20 points for the Pirates. Fleming also had 10 rebounds for the Pirates.

Seth LeDay had 14 points and seven rebounds for East Carolina (10-16, 3-11 American Athletic Conference), which ended its five-game losing streak. Jayden Gardner added 11 points.

After falling behind 53-47 at the half, East Carolina outscored Tulane 38-28 in the second half to earn the victory. Both teams set season records for scoring in the first half. The Pirates' 47 points in the first half marked a season high for the visitors, while the 53 first-half points for the Green Wave was the best of the season for the home team.

Connor Crabtree scored a season-high 23 points for the Green Wave (4-22, 0-14), who have now lost 16 games in a row. Samir Sehic added 21 points and seven rebounds. Moses Wood had 15 points and 12 rebounds.

The Pirates improve to 2-0 against the Green Wave this season. East Carolina defeated Tulane 66-65 on Jan. 31. East Carolina plays Houston at home on Wednesday. Tulane plays Tulsa on the road on Thursday.

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Key Players
J. Gardner
C. Daniels
33.6 Min. Per Game 33.6
15.8 Pts. Per Game 15.8
3.2 Ast. Per Game 3.2
5.0 Reb. Per Game 5.0
48.7 Field Goal % 43.5
22.2 Three Point % 34.0
74.6 Free Throw % 67.2
  Defensive rebound by K.J. Davis 0.0
  Samir Sehic missed tip-in 2.0
  Offensive rebound by Samir Sehic 2.0
  Shakwon Barrett missed 3-pt. jump shot 4.0
  Personal foul on Shawn Williams 7.0
+ 1 Shawn Williams made 2nd of 2 free throws 9.0
+ 1 Shawn Williams made 1st of 2 free throws 9.0
  Personal foul on Shakwon Barrett 9.0
+ 3 Samir Sehic made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Shakwon Barrett 13.0
  Defensive rebound by Moses Wood 22.0
  Jayden Gardner missed 2nd of 2 free throws 22.0
Team Stats
Points 85 81
Field Goals 26-62 (41.9%) 25-55 (45.5%)
3-Pointers 6-20 (30.0%) 13-28 (46.4%)
Free Throws 27-36 (75.0%) 18-20 (90.0%)
Total Rebounds 32 39
Offensive 10 8
Defensive 20 28
Team 2 3
Assists 11 16
Steals 9 2
Blocks 2 9
Turnovers 7 20
Fouls 20 25
Technicals 0 0
27 PTS, 2 REB, 1 AST
23 PTS, 2 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo East Carolina 10-16 473885
home team logo Tulane 4-22 532881
Team Stats
away team logo East Carolina 10-16 67.4 PPG 37.9 RPG 12.3 APG
home team logo Tulane 4-22 67.2 PPG 40.7 RPG 14.3 APG
Key Players
55
S. Williams G 12.8 PPG 1.8 RPG 1.7 APG 37.7 FG%
5
C. Crabtree G 7.1 PPG 2.0 RPG 1.1 APG 43.3 FG%
Top Scorers
S. Williams G 27 PTS 2 REB 1 AST
C. Crabtree G 23 PTS 2 REB 1 AST
41.9 FG% 45.5
30.0 3PT FG% 46.4
75.0 FT% 90.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Williams 27 2 1 7/12 5/10 8/9 4 36 2 0 0 0 2
I. Fleming 20 10 2 9/16 1/2 1/3 1 37 2 0 0 4 6
J. Gardner 11 3 1 2/10 0/0 7/12 3 28 0 0 3 0 3
D. Spasojevic 7 2 2 3/3 0/0 1/2 4 18 0 1 0 1 1
K. Davis 2 4 3 1/9 0/6 0/0 2 34 1 0 1 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Williams 27 2 1 7/12 5/10 8/9 4 36 2 0 0 0 2
I. Fleming 20 10 2 9/16 1/2 1/3 1 37 2 0 0 4 6
J. Gardner 11 3 1 2/10 0/0 7/12 3 28 0 0 3 0 3
D. Spasojevic 7 2 2 3/3 0/0 1/2 4 18 0 1 0 1 1
K. Davis 2 4 3 1/9 0/6 0/0 2 34 1 0 1 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. LeDay 14 7 2 4/9 0/0 6/6 3 23 4 1 2 4 3
T. Hardy 2 1 0 0/0 0/0 2/2 0 3 0 0 0 0 1
T. Foster 2 1 0 0/2 0/1 2/2 3 11 0 0 1 0 1
J. Obasohan 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
A. Hill 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
D. Wade 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
J. Whitley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Whatley - - - - - - - - - - - - -
S. Strickland - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Quinton - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 85 30 11 26/62 6/20 27/36 20 200 9 2 7 10 20
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Crabtree 23 2 1 8/13 4/6 3/4 3 37 0 0 5 1 1
S. Sehic 21 7 2 7/11 5/7 2/2 3 32 1 1 3 2 5
C. Daniels 14 4 5 4/10 3/6 3/4 3 31 0 0 1 0 4
B. Paul 2 5 0 0/2 0/0 2/2 5 15 0 4 3 0 5
J. Cornish 0 2 2 0/4 0/3 0/0 2 21 0 1 1 0 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Crabtree 23 2 1 8/13 4/6 3/4 3 37 0 0 5 1 1
S. Sehic 21 7 2 7/11 5/7 2/2 3 32 1 1 3 2 5
C. Daniels 14 4 5 4/10 3/6 3/4 3 31 0 0 1 0 4
B. Paul 2 5 0 0/2 0/0 2/2 5 15 0 4 3 0 5
J. Cornish 0 2 2 0/4 0/3 0/0 2 21 0 1 1 0 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Wood 15 12 2 3/7 1/2 8/8 0 36 0 1 4 5 7
S. Barrett 4 1 4 2/6 0/4 0/0 4 17 1 0 2 0 1
K. Zhang 2 2 0 1/2 0/0 0/0 4 9 0 1 1 0 2
C. Galic 0 1 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1
G. Quinn - - - - - - - - - - - - -
R. Ona Embo - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Walker - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Ajang - - - - - - - - - - - - -
B. Koka - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 81 36 16 25/55 13/28 18/20 25 200 2 9 20 8 28