Scores

Final

Tulsa 77

(15-12, 10-3 C-USA)

FIU 65

(13-15, 5-8 C-USA)

    2:00 PM ET, February 22, 2014

    U.S. Century Bank Arena, Miami, Florida

    1 2 T
    TLSA 28 4977
    FIU 35 3065

    Top Performers

    Tulsa: S. Harrison 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 5 Stl

    Florida International: T. Murphy 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    Tulsa gets past FIU 77-65

    Associated Press

    MIAMI -- Shaquille Harrison scored 17 points and Tulsa used a big second half to take down Florida International 77-65 on Saturday.

    Trailing 35-28 at half, Tulsa (15-12, 10-3 Conference USA) outscored FIU 49-30 in the second half.

    The Golden Hurricane shot 54 percent in the second half, led by Harrison with 12 second-half points. Tulsa opened the half on a 15-3 run to take a 43-38 lead.

    FIU (13-15, 5-8) cut the lead to 51-49 with 9:07 to play, but Tulsa responded with a 6-0 run and the Golden Panthers could come no closer than four points the rest of the way.

    Harrison had seven rebounds, five steals and five assists to compliment his scoring performance. Tim Peete added 12 points while James Woodard and Brandon Swannegan each had 11.

    Tymell Murphy led the Golden Panthers with 19 points. Dennis Mavin added 18 points and Rakeem Buckles had 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TLSA
    FIU
    Points 77 65
    FG Made-Attempted 21-46 (.457) 19-55 (.345)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 31-48 (.646) 22-32 (.688)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 28 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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