Tulsa Defeats Rice 64-51 - Recap

Tulsa earned a 64-51 victory over Rice on Saturday, getting 14 points from Shaquille Harrison at Reynolds Center.

Bettors who backed Tulsa were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 12.5 at sportsbooks.

Tulsa got 12 points from Pat Swilling, Jr. and another 10 points from Kauri Black. Shaquille Harrison contributed 4 assists, while Shaquille Harrison cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Rice got 14 points from Tamir Jackson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Seth Gearhart. Tamir Jackson contributed 5 assists for them, while Tamir Jackson had 5 rebounds.

Tulsa trailed at halftime, 33-26.

Tulsa had a 36-21 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.