NEW ORLEANS -- Josh Davis scored 23 points, making 11 of 14 shots, as Tulane took control in the second half to pull away from Texas-Pan American 76-49 Wednesday night.
The Green Wave (8-3) shot 66.7 percent (16 of 24) in the second half. The victory, part of the Tulane Classic, was their 17th straight at home against nonconference opponents.The Broncs (4-8) trailed 30-24 at the half and were within 36-32 after a jumper by Justin Leathers with 14:32 remaining. But Davis scored the next seven points, starting a 14-0 Tulane run.Davis got 19 of his points in the second half. He also finished with eight rebounds, sharing the team lead with Trevante Drye, as Tulane outrebounded the Broncs 42-21.Ricky Tarrant added 14 points for Tulane.Guards Aaron Urbanus and Brandon Provost scored 10 points each to pace Texas-Pan American.