Scores

Final

Tulsa 67

(17-12, 10-5 C-USA)

Rice 57

(12-17, 4-11 C-USA)

    8:00 PM ET, March 2, 2011

    Tudor Fieldhouse, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    TULSA 30 3767
    RICE 29 2857

    Top Performers

    Tulsa: J. Hurtt 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Rice: L. Kuipers 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Stl

    Tulsa 67, Rice 57

    Associated Press

    HOUSTON -- Justin Hurtt scored 22 points and Tulsa beat Rice for the ninth straight time, 67-57 Wednesday night.

    Jordan Clarkson added 12 points for the Golden Hurricane (17-12, 10-5 Conference USA), who pulled away for good with an 8-0 run midway through the second half.

    Lucas Kuipers led the Owls (12-17, 4-11) with 14 points and Tamir Jackson had 13.

    Tied at 44 with 12:48 to play, Tulsa scored eight straight points to take the lead then held on to win for the fourth time in five games.

    Rice cut the gap to 54-51 with 7:06 to play before the Hurricane ended the threat with another 8-0 run.

    Tulsa limited the Owls to 31.7 percent shooting and outrebounded them 45-32.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TULSA
    RICE
    Points 67 57
    FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 19-60 (.317)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 2-13 (.154)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-23 (.783) 17-24 (.708)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 8

    2010-11 Season

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