Rice Falls 58-41 Against Tulane - Game Recap
Tulane grabbed a 58-41 win over Rice on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Jay Hook at Devlin Fieldhouse.
Bettors who backed Tulane were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks.
Tulane got 12 points from Louis Dabney and another 8 points from Cameron Reynolds. Jonathan Stark contributed 8 assists, while Trevante Drye cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Rice got 12 points from Sean Obi in a losing cause and another 12 points from Austin Ramljak. Keith Washington contributed 3 assists for them, while Sean Obi had 12 rebounds.
Tulane hit the break leading 28-14 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Tulane as they grabbed 39 boards, while Rice only had 34.