Tulane vs East Carolina Final: 59-54 - Recap
|Tulane vs East Carolina Final: 59-54 - Recap|
Tulane earned a 59-54 victory over East Carolina on Thursday, getting 17 points from Jay Hook at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Tulane was a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Tulane got 13 points from Jonathan Stark and another 7 points from Trevante Drye. Jonathan Stark contributed 6 assists, while Trevante Drye cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
East Carolina got 14 points from Caleb White in a losing cause and another 14 points from Akeem Richmond. Paris Roberts-Campbell contributed 4 assists for them, while Michael Zangari had 7 rebounds.
Tulane trailed at halftime, 32-28.
East Carolina had a 35-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.