Middle Tennessee vs Tulsa Recap - Tulsa Wins 58-53
|Middle Tennessee vs Tulsa Recap - Tulsa Wins 58-53|
Tulsa grabbed a 58-53 win over Middle Tennessee on Thursday, behind a 16-point effort from James Woodard at Reynolds Center.
Tulsa was a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Lew Evans had 12 points for Tulsa and Rashad Ray chipped in with 9 points. Shaquille Harrison had 4 assists for them, while Lew Evans was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Middle Tennessee got 22 points from Shawn Jones in a losing cause and another 11 points from Tweety Knight. Kerry Hammonds II contributed 3 assists for them, while Shawn Jones had 9 rebounds.
Tulsa hit the break leading 34-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Tulsa had a 37-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.