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Final

Nicholls State 50

(0-2, 0-2 away)

Tulane 96

(2-0, 2-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 15, 2011

    Devlin Fieldhouse, New Orleans, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    NICH 29 2150
    TULN 55 4196

    Top Performers

    Nicholls St: J. Smith 9 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Tulane: J. Davis 23 Pts, 11 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Blk

    Tulane 96, Nicholls 50

    Associated Press

    NEW ORLEANS -- Josh Davis scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Tulane overwhelmed Nicholls State 96-50 on Tuesday night.

    The points were the most scored by the Green Wave (2-0) since a 103-47 win over Savannah State on Dec. 20, 2002.

    Kendall Timmons added 20 points for Tulane, which jumped out to a 24-4 lead, while Jordan Callahan had 16 and Ricky Tarrant had a career-high 13.

    The Green Wave held the Colonels (0-2) to 34 percent shooting from the floor (18 of 53), including 2 of 11 from 3-point range. Jeremy Smith led Nicholls State with nine points.

    Tulane knocked down 8 of 16 3-pointers in the first half. For the game, the Green Wave shot 58.6 percent from the floor (34 of 58) and hit 13 of 31 3-pointers, the third most in a single game in school history.

    Tulane outrebounded the Colonels 40-26 and had 25 assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NICH
    TULN
    Points 50 96
    FG Made-Attempted 18-53 (.340) 34-58 (.586)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-11 (.182) 13-31 (.419)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-18 (.667) 15-23 (.652)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 47

    2011-12 Season

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