Conference USA Tournament - Recap - Tulane Defeats Marshall 66-64
|Conference USA Tournament - Recap - Tulane Defeats Marshall 66-64|
Tulane grabbed a 66-64 win over Marshall on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Ricky Tarrant at BOK Center.
Bettors who backed Tulane were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.
Josh Davis had 18 points for Tulane and Kendall Timmons chipped in with 10 points. Kendall Timmons had 4 assists for them, while Josh Davis was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Marshall got 22 points from DeAndre Kane in a losing cause and another 16 points from Dennis Tinnon. Elijah Pittman contributed 3 assists for them, while Dennis Tinnon had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marshall were victorious, as the score was 29-20 at the break.
Tulane won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-32.