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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Scoreboard
Tulane (16-9)213960
Southern Miss (19-6) «314071

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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% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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CHAR 71 Final
BUTL 67
NEB 47 Final
IND 76
DEP 78 Final
ND 82
SYR 58 Final
UCONN 66
MIAMI 74 Final
FSU 68
OKST 91 Final
TXTCH 67
UCF 71 Final
MEMP 93
UNC 68 Final
DUKE 73
NMEX 54 Final
FRESNO 48
SDSU 60 Final
CSU 66
ORE 65 Final
WASH 52