Scores

Final

Tulsa 73

(16-7, 6-2 C-USA)

Marshall 57

(9-13, 2-6 C-USA)

    7:00 PM ET, February 4, 2009

    Cam Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia

    1 2 T
    TLSA 34 3973
    MRSH 30 2757

    Top Performers

    Tulsa: J. Hurtt 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Marshall: M. Humphrey 8 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

    Tulsa 73, Marshall 57

    Associated Press

    HUNTINGTON, W.V. -- Justin Hurtt scored 19 points as Tulsa defeated Marshall 73-57 on Wednesday night.

    Ray Reese added 17 points for the Golden Hurricane (16-7, 6-2 Conference USA), who have now won four straight. Ben Uzoh finished with 12 points and six rebounds, and Glenn Andrews chipped in with 10 points.

    Reese's 3-pointer with 13:03 remaining in the first half capped a 12-2 Tulsa run, giving it an early 20-7 lead. But Marshall (9-13, 2-6) responded with a 9-0 run, and trailed 34-30 at the half.

    An 11-2 run by Tulsa in the second half gave it a 45-35 lead with 13:58 left on the clock. The Golden Hurricane later used a 10-1 run to go up 65-43 with 5:46 remaining.

    The Thundering Herd were led by Tirrell Baines, who had 10 points and five rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TLSA
    MRSH
    Points 73 57
    FG Made-Attempted 25-46 (.543) 16-54 (.296)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-10 (.800) 6-22 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-16 (.938) 19-27 (.704)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 22 2

    2008-09 Season

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