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 (18-9) «365389
Rice (5-21)253964

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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% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati0-04-0101
SMU0-04-0185
Tulane0-04-088
Wichita St.0-04-010
Temple0-03-01
UCF0-03-052
UConn0-03-0108
Houston0-03-1236
E. Carolina0-02-2329
So. Florida0-02-2323
Memphis0-01-1176
Tulsa0-02-3283

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-03-0121
Old Dominion0-04-137
Middle Tenn.0-03-180
UAB0-03-1300
So. Miss0-02-1271
Western Ky.0-02-1330
UT-San Antonio0-03-2199
Charlotte0-02-2296
FAU0-02-2339
Marshall0-02-2240
North Texas0-02-2287
FIU0-02-3343
Rice0-01-3298
UTEP0-01-3324
 
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LOU 79
USM 73 Final
MEMP 89
MIAMI 65 Final
WAKE 80
OKST 73 Final
WVU 57
VCU 75 Final
XAV 71
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ARIZ 73
NMEX 91 Final
CSU 82
TCU 48 Final
KAN 74
GTOWN 57 Final
SYR 46
MU 56 Final
NOVA 60
USD 50 Final
GONZ 81
ARK 54 Final
FLA 71
STAN 66 Final
ORE 77
KSU 81 Final
TEXAS 69