Tulsa pulls away from East Carolina to win 76-58
TULSA, Okla. (AP)
Shaquille Harrison added 11 points and Stevie Repichowski and Brandon Swannegan came off the bench to add 13 and 10 respectively, for the Golden Hurricanes (12-12, 7-3 Conference USA).
Woodard had seven rebounds as Tulsa dominated the boards 41-26.
Paris Roberts-Campbell had 17 to lead the Pirates (13-12, 2-8). Akeem Richmond added 17 and Caleb White 10.
Tulsa shot 50 percent in the first half, scoring the last four points to lead 33-29.
East Carolina took a 45-44 lead with 11:48 to go when Repichowski sparked a 7-0 burst with a layup and a 3-pointer. Woodard then scored eight straight points to open a 10-run for a 70-53 lead with 3:07 to go. He made a layup, a 3 and three free throws on consecutive possessions.