NCAA Basketball

61
Final 1 2 Tot
30 31 61
24 32 56
56
5:43 PM PT6:43 PM MT7:43 PM CT8:43 PM ET1:43 PM GMT9:43 PM 北京时间6:43 PM MST8:43 PM EST, Dec 4, 2019
Reed Green Coliseum, Hattiesburg, Mississippi  Attendance: 3,668

Thompson scores 15 to carry Tulane past Southern Miss 61-56

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) Christion Thompson scored 15 points as Tulane held off Southern Miss 61-56 on Wednesday night.

Trailing by 12 points with 2:37 left, the Golden Eagles closed to 57-54 on Tyler Stevenson's dunk with 16 seconds to go, but Teshaun Hightower and Thompson combined for four free throws for the win.

Hightower had 13 points and 10 rebounds for his first career double-double for Tulane (7-1), which won its fourth consecutive game. K.J. Lawson added 11 points.

Stevenson had 10 points for the Golden Eagles (2-7), who have now lost four games in a row.

Tulane faces Saint Louis on Sunday. Southern Miss faces Southern Illinois at home on Saturday.

---

For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP-Top25

---

This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com

Updated December 4, 2019

Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2020 by STATS PERFORM.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS PERFROM is strictly prohibited.