Tulsa 28 37 65
Arkltlrock 39 33 72
Date of game: 12/15/2012

Recap: Ark-Little Rock vs. Tulsa

Little Rock, AR (Sports Network) - John Gillon scored a game-high 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lift the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans to a 72-65 victory over the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in a non-conference tilt at the Jack Stephens Center.

James White added 12 points in 20 minutes off the bench for UALR (8-4), which won for the fourth time in five outings. Josh Hagins chipped in 11 points.

D'Andre Wright paced Tulsa (6-4) with 15 points and James Woodard recorded a double-double with 12 points and 10 boards. The loss snapped the Golden Hurricane's two-game winning streak.

The Trojans got off to a good start and managed to build a 23-12 lead just over eight minutes after tip-off. UALR's bench outscored Tulsa's reserves, 18-8, in the opening half which sent the hosts into the intermission with a 39-28 advantage.

After trailing 61-46 with 6:12 left in regulation, Tulsa went on a 10-1 run to cut the deficit to just four points. However, the Golden Hurricane was unable to make it a one possession game. UALR held on for the win despite shooting 36.4 percent from the floor and missing nine free throws in the final 20 minutes.

Tulsa enjoyed a 40-37 advantage in the rebounding battle, but it was unable to overcome its 18 turnovers which the Trojans converted into 15 points.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Kahne gets three-year extension from Hendrick

Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.

D-backs reportedly land Tomas

The Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly come to terms with Cuban power-hitting outfielder Yasmany Tomas on a six-year, $68.5 million contract.

NHL suspends Garbutt, Lowry for separate incidents

The National Hockey League handed down a pair of suspensions on Thanksgiving, one to a member of an American-based club and one to a member of a Canadian franchise.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.