Hofstra vs Tulane Wrap - Tulane Wins 61-58
|Hofstra vs Tulane Wrap - Tulane Wins 61-58|
Tulane got 15 points from Jay Hook en route to a 61-58 victory over Hofstra on Thursday at Devlin Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed Tulane were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 4.5.
Jonathan Stark had 12 points for Tulane and Kevin Thomas chipped in with 10 points. Jonathan Stark had 4 assists for them, while Kevin Thomas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Hofstra got a 31-point performance from Zeke Upshaw, who was supported by 7 points from Jamall Robinson. Dion Nesmith had 5 assists in a losing cause for Hofstra, while Moussa Kone grabbed 9 rebounds.
Tulane hit the break trailing 28-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
Hofstra had a 35-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.