Tulane 28 19 47
Fiu 38 35 73
Date of game: 3/2/2014

Recap: FIU vs. Tulane

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Rakeem Buckles scored 20 points and brought down 13 rebounds to lead the FIU Panthers to a 73-47 rout of the Tulane Green Wave in Conference USA action at FIU Arena.

Tymell Murphy added 19 points and Jerome Frink tallied 14 for FIU (13-17, 5-10 C-USA), which ended a four-game losing streak.

Louis Dabney paced Tulane (16-14, 8-7) with 13 points. Tre Drye chipped in 12 points and Jonathan Stark had 11.

FIU dominated from the opening tip, shooting 57.7 percent from the floor, including 6-of-10 from 3-point range, in the first half. The Panthers led, 38-28, at the break.

In the second half Tulane, which had only 11 field goals in the first 20 minutes, added just six more, while the Panthers shot at a 42.9 percent clip to coast to the victory.

FIU knocked down 9-of-18 shots from beyond the arc and nearly had as many assists (16) as Tulane had total field goals (17).

Game Notes

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: NASCAR's elite eight move on

The Eliminator Round in the new Chase for the Sprint Cup championship begins this weekend at Martinsville Speedway, with the playoff field now trimmed to eight drivers.

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.