Southern Miss. 52, Tulsa 60Feb 11, 2010 - 3:37 AM TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Ben Uzoh and Justin Hurtt scored 16 points each as Tulsa rallied to defeat Southern Mississippi 60-52 Wednesday night.
Jerome Jordan added 14 points, all in the second half, for the Golden Hurricane (19-5, 8-2 Conference USA), who extended their homecourt winning streak to 23 games, third best in the nation.
Gary Flowers scored 19 points to lead Southern Miss (14-9, 4-5), which had its four-game winning streak snapped.
Hurtt hit consecutive 3-pointers to give Tulsa its first lead at 43-42 with 5:12 remaining. From there the Hurricane fed the ball inside to the 7-foot Jordan, who had been aggressively fronted most of the game. Jordan scored 12 points in the final 4:31 and finished 8 of 10 from the free-throw line.
- NCAA BB
SOUTHERN MISS 48
TULSA 62 FINAL
Feb 10 10:03 PM
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HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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SOUTHERN MISS 21 21
TULSA 17 17 HALFTIME
HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
SOUTHERN MISS - GARY FLOWERS 8, TORYE PELHAM 4,
SAI'QUON STONE 4
TULSA - JUSTIN HURTT 5, JOE RICHARD 5,
BEN UZOH 3
Feb 10 8:51 PM
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