Recap - Tulane Defeats Rice 73-66
|Recap - Tulane Defeats Rice 73-66|
Tulane grabbed a 73-66 win over Rice on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Josh Davis at Fogelman Arena.
Bettors who backed Tulane were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15.
Tulane got 16 points from Ricky Tarrant and another 10 points from Jordan Callahan. Ricky Tarrant contributed 5 assists, while Josh Davis cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Rice got a 23-point performance from Seth Gearhart, who was supported by 12 points from Julian DeBose. Max Guercy had 6 assists in a losing cause for Rice, while Seth Gearhart grabbed 7 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Tulane as they grabbed 38 boards, while Rice only had 21.