Scores

Final

Rice 51

(3-12, 0-2 C-USA)

Tulsa 64

(10-7, 2-1 C-USA)

6:30 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Donald Reynolds Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma

1 2 T
RICE 33 1851
TLSA 26 3864

Top Performers

Rice: T. Jackson 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

Tulsa: S. Harrison 14 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 5 Stl

Tulsa 64, Rice 51

Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. -- Shaquille Harrison had 14 points and eight rebounds and Tulsa scored the final 13 points of the game to defeat Rice 64-51 Saturday night.

Pat Swilling Jr. added 12 points and Kauri Black had 10 for the Golden Hurricane (10-7, 2-1 Conference USA), who shot 53 percent from the field and outrebounded the Owls 36-21.

Tamir Jackson led Rice (3-12, 0-2) with 14 points, and Seth Gearhart had 12.

The game was tied 51-51 after Rice's Max Guercy hit a layup with 4:49 remaining. Tulsa scored on its next three possessions, getting two free throws from Scottie Haralson, a dunk by Harrison and a layup from Black to go ahead for good.

Rice committed four turnovers and missed all four of its shots after Guercy's layup, while Tulsa closed it out by making 7 of 8 free throws in the final five minutes.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RICE
TLSA
Points 51 64
FG Made-Attempted 16-48 (.333) 19-36 (.528)
3P Made-Attempted 11-24 (.458) 2-11 (.182)
FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 24-35 (.686)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 10 13

2012-13 Season

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