Midtennst 26 27 53
Tulsa 34 24 58
Date of game: 1/23/2014

Recap: Tulsa vs. Middle Tennessee

Tulsa, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - James Woodard scored the final five points for the Tulsa Golden Hurricane as they came away with a 58-53 win over the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in a Conference USA matchup at the Reynolds Center.

Woodard had 16 points while Lew Evans registered a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Golden Hurricane (9-10, 4-1 C-USA), who have won five of their last six contests.

Shawn Jones led the Blue Raiders (12-7, 2-2) with 22 points, nine rebounds and five blocks. Tweety Knight added 11 points while Neiko Hunter tallied five steals, although the latter shot just 2-of-10 from the floor.

Tulsa made 52 percent of its first-half field goal attempts as it led 34-26 at halftime. Middle Tennessee shot 41.7 percent of its shots from the floor, but just 1-of-6 from 3-point range.

The Golden Hurricane struggled in the second period connecting on just 5-of-20 from the floor. Woodard converted on a 3-pointer with four seconds left to put Tulsa up 56-53. With one second remaining Woodard was fouled and made both free throws to seal the win.

Tulsa held a 37-29 rebounding advantage in a meeting that featured nine ties and just as many lead changes.

Game Notes

Dorm Report: Rooting for the lesser of two evils

I really do try my best not to hate anyone, seeing as how that word can be thrown around rather easily, which is why it was so tough watching the Florida State-Louisville game on Thursday night.

NASCAR News
Kenseth takes pole, Stewart sets new track record at Texas

Matt Kenseth won the pole for the AAA Texas 500 by the slimmest of margins over Jeff Gordon, while Tony Stewart set a new track qualifying record with a lap at 200 mph during Friday's qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway.

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.