Tulane vs Kansas State Wrap - Kansas State Wins 72-41
|Tulane vs Kansas State Wrap - Kansas State Wins 72-41|
Kansas State cruised to victory on Saturday, running Tulane out of the gym and running up a 72-41 score at Barclays Center.
Bettors who backed Kansas State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 12.5 at sportsbooks.
Shane Southwell had 19 points for Kansas State and Nigel Johnson chipped in with 13 points. Jevon Thomas had 4 assists for them, while Thomas Gipson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Tulane got a 10-point performance from Jonathan Stark, who was supported by 9 points from Louis Dabney. Jonathan Stark had 3 assists in a losing cause for Tulane, while Kevin Thomas grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kansas State were victorious, as the score was 28-10 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Kansas State as they grabbed 41 boards, while Tulane only had 36.