ncaab Game Recap
Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs Tulane Green Wave Wrap - Tulane Wins 58-38
Tulane cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Southern Mississippi out of the gym and running up a 58-38 score at Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.
Tulane won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -6.0-point spread as favorites.
Tulane got 15 points from R.J. McGee and another 15 points from Jordan Walker. Jordan Walker contributed 6 assists, while R.J. McGee cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Southern Mississippi got 11 points from Jaron Pierre Jr. in a losing cause and another 10 points from LaDavius Draine. Jay Malone contributed 3 assists for them, while Tyler Stevenson had 9 rebounds.
Tulane was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Tulane as they grabbed 37 boards, while Southern Mississippi only had 30
Tulane heads into a battle against Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Southern Mississippi, meanwhile, will have their next action against South Alabama.