Scores

Final

Rice 64

(8-8, 0-2 C-USA)

Tulsa 75

(8-7, 1-1 C-USA)

    8:00 PM ET, January 8, 2011

    Reynolds Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma

    1 2 T
    RICE 21 4364
    TULSA 35 4075

    Top Performers

    Rice: A. Kazemi 14 Pts, 15 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Tulsa: J. Hurtt 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast

    Tulsa 75, Rice 64

    Associated Press

    TULSA, Okla. -- Justin Hurtt scored 16 points and Steven Idlet and Jordan Clarkson had 15 each to lead Tulsa past Rice 75-64 Saturday night.

    Scottie Haralson had 12 points, all in the first half, and Bryson Pope had 11 points and five steals for Tulsa (8-7, 1-1 Conference USA).

    Arsalan Kazemi led Rice (8-8, 0-2) with 14 points and 15 rebounds. Suleiman Braimoh added 12 points.

    Pope had four steals and five points in the first 99 seconds, helping Tulsa race to a 15-0 lead before Rice broke through on a 3-pointer by Nate Schwarze. The teams battled evenly the rest of the half and Tulsa carried a 35-21 advantage into the break.

    Hurtt and Idlet fueled a 14-0 run that pushed Tulsa's lead to 54-33. Hurtt hit a 3-pointer followed by a conventional 3-point play while Idlet had five points in the run.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    RICE
    TULSA
    Points 64 75
    FG Made-Attempted 23-61 (.377) 20-42 (.476)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 5-18 (.278)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-23 (.565) 30-36 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2010-11 Season

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