Scores

Final

Tulsa 63

(13-3, 3-0 C-USA)

SMU 56

(6-9, 0-2 C-USA)

    8:00 PM ET, January 13, 2010

    Moody Coliseum, Dallas, Texas

    1 2 T
    TULSA 26 3763
    SMU 17 3956

    Top Performers

    Tulsa: J. Hurtt 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

    SMU: P. Dia 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    Tulsa 63, SMU 56

    Associated Press

    DALLAS -- Justin Hurtt scored 17 points and Tulsa began the game with a 16-0 run in a 63-56 victory over SMU on Wednesday night.

    Reigning Conference USA Player of the Week Ben Uzoh had 16 points and four assists for the Golden Hurricane (13-3, 3-0), which beat SMU for the ninth consecutive time.

    The Mustangs (6-9, 0-2) got 15 points and a game-best 10 rebounds from Papa Dia. Mouhammad Faye scored 17 points, and Derek Williams had 10.

    Five Tulsa players scored during the opening spurt before Paul McCoy made a free throw after 7:09 had expired to get SMU on the board. Tulsa led 26-17 at halftime.

    SMU cut it to 34-30 on Faye's layup with 13:06 left. Tulsa rebuilt its edge to 55-38 with 6:03 to go, but SMU ran off the next 10 points to make it 55-48 with 3:35 left. The teams battled evenly from there.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TULSA
    SMU
    Points 63 56
    FG Made-Attempted 21-46 (.457) 19-54 (.352)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-18 (.556) 1-7 (.143)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 17-25 (.680)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 17 0

    2009-10 Season

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