Middle Tennessee Downs Tulane 71-44 - Match Report
|Middle Tennessee Downs Tulane 71-44 - Match Report|
Middle Tennessee cruised to victory on Thursday, running Tulane out of the gym and running up a 71-44 score at Murphy Center.
Middle Tennessee was a 15-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Kerry Hammonds II had 18 points for Middle Tennessee and Shawn Jones chipped in with 17 points. Tweety Knight had 6 assists for them, while Shawn Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Tulane got 15 points from Jonathan Stark in a losing cause and another 9 points from Louis Dabney. Louis Dabney contributed 2 assists for them, while Jonathan Stark had 6 rebounds.
Middle Tennessee hit the break leading 35-17 before taking care of business in the second half.
Middle Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-34.